Virtual Chief Marketing Officer Insights With Elizabeth Quintanilla

I recently had the privilege of interviewing Elizabeth Quintanilla, a marketing consultant and owner of EQ Consultant Group in Austin, Texas. She shared some valuable insights on her path to becoming a marketing consultant and ideas for using LinkedIn to help your career. What led you to choose marketing as your profession? What you are […]

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Starting an Online Marketing Consultancy: Interview with Alex Avery

I recently had the chance to chat with Alex Avery, an online marketer who started his own SEO and web design consultancy, Webology Marketing in Seattle, Washington. In this interview he shares insights from his experience of starting an independent SEO business and things that have helped it grow. How did you get started in […]

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Confessions of a Content Marketer: Interview with Lauren Hall-Stigerts

I recently had the opportunity to interview Lauren Hall-Stigerts, a marketing consultant and founder of Marketing Gal, a marketing consultancy in Seattle, Washington. She shared her insights into what it is like to run a small business, tips for time management, and how she uses social media to develop relationships. Can you tell us about […]

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Tony Hsieh Interviews Seth Godin

This is an excellent video of two of my favorite marketing book authors Tony Hsieh, who wrote Delivering Happiness and Seth Godin who has written several marketing classics like Purple Cow. They are also successful entrepreneurs who built Zappos and Squidoo into admired companies. Here are some of the takeaways from the interview: -Writing books […]

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Video Interview with Rohit Bhargava

David Site Garland from Rise to the Top recently interviewed Rohit Bhargava, author of the new book Likeonomics and the popular blog Influential Marketing Blog. Key takeaways from the interview: -Rohit got started in marketing because he was passionate about writing. -Learning what you don’t want to do when you are young is extremely valuable. […]

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Interview with Palak Bavishi, Marketing Manager at Contactually

We had the great opportunity to interview Palak Bavishi, a recent grad from the University of California, Irvine and marketing manager at Contactually, online software that helps manage relationships. You can learn more about Contactually at their website or follow them on Twitter: @contactually. Can you tell us about how you got started in the […]

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Maria Ross Interview: Insights Into Running A Brand Consultancy

We have the great privilege of talking to Maria Ross, founder of the marketing consultancy Red Slice and author of the book Branding Basics for Small Business: How to Create an Irresistible Brand on Any Budget. We discussed how she got started in marketing, her advice for succeeding in the corporate marketing environment, and her […]

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SEO Career Advice: Interview with Danny Dover, Author of Search Engine Optimization Secrets

We had the great opportunity to interview Danny Dover, a thought leader in SEO and author of the new book Search Engine Optimization Secrets. Cool Marketing Stuff: Your first book, Search Engine Optimization Secrets, just hit shelves. What do you want readers of Search Engine Optimization Secrets to learn or come away with? Danny Dover: […]

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