This is the podcast where you receive expert advice, strategies, and tactics from global marketers. Brought to you by RDB.agency, a global marketing agency providing award-winning services for value-driven brands.
With the evolving digital market space, it is vital for marketers to employ storytelling that displays consistency and considers a consumer-driven brand experience. Christopher Wallace, President, and Co-Founder of InnerView provide an in-depth explanation on developing a brand champion through an omnichannel approach.
With 20 years of experience in brand marketing and consumer experience, Christopher and his team at InnerView have developed the proprietary “Brand Transfer Score” to help marketers gain detailed insights on their brand message and how it reflects on their employees' collaboration. InnerView, the marketing consulting firm has a global reach and aims to drive better sales conversion and enhance user retention.
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Home Page - https://innerviewgroup.com/
BTS Page - http://brandtransferscore.com/
1:25 - Insights in university life during COVID-19
3:24 - Innerview Group Team & Branding Process
8:32 - What is the Brand Transfer Score?
9:47 - Innerview’s Consumer-driven brand experience
11:08 - Brand dilution and brand champions
12:50 - Brand storytelling & consistency; a Marketing Consultant’s take
15:51 - Shifts in buying decision & sales trajectory during COVID-19
18:08 - How leadership can drive e-commerce trends through an omnichannel vision.
How can you expand and level-up your business? Entrepreneurs at some point need to expand on a global scale and this is exactly what Milos Perovic has done. Starting out in the Balkan region, Milos Perovic has taken his entrepreneurial family business from start-up to an international business. In this podcast, Perovic discusses how he overcame the obstacles many entrepreneurs face, how he adapted to multiple international markets, and what’s next for the family business.
Milos Perovic is the COO of Termovent, a family-owned business specializing in HVAC and engineering has evolved into one of the most successful businesses in the Eastern European market. With his family, Perovic is now expanding the company into the international market, as well as new products including cleanroom technologies.
Maegan Lujan is a personal brand strategist and Director of Solutions and Services Marketing at Toshiba. Her journey speaks about her tenacity; transitioning from a high-risk foster system to leveraging her leadership in a Fortune 500 company. Maegan has been recognized as a 2019 Woman of Influence and Young Influencer by The Cannata Report, and a 2020 Women in Business Award from The Orange County Business Journal. Her core strengths include Portfolio Marketing, Go-to-Market Strategy, Alliance Management, and more while her personal brand specializes in authentic and purposeful storytelling as a thought leader.
Maegan’s book “A Million Little Clicks” is a step-by-step interactive guide that equips you with tips, tools, and exercises to build a digital community through leveraging one's mission into a brand.
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0:00 - Maegan’s backstory
6:06 - Maegan’s personal brand
15:47 - Overcoming imposter syndrome and advice for the younger generation
28:56 - How the workplace has changed as a result of COVID and where can businesses level up
39:30 - The future of digital marketing
A few years ago, Western Union hosted a global yo-yo event and invited Sean Perez as one of their players. Now, he’s a successful influencer in the yo-yo sphere, coming originally from difficult economic circumstances. Perez discusses how he started his yo-yo career, what it was like touring with Western Union, and how yo-yoing has helped to manage his ADHD. Perez gives hope to youth around the world struggling to make a better life for themselves.
Sean Perez is an eight-time yo-yo champion and influencer. Originally from the Philippines, he now lives in the United States and works with global powerhouse Duncan Toys. He is also passionate about helping others living with ADHD.
0:47 - Sean’s background and an overview of yoyoing
9:28 - The economics of yoyo
15:10 - Living with ADHD
19:36 - Sean’s work as a brand ambassador for Western Union and his work with Disney (around 24 mins)
31:50 - Sean’s family and why he still supports them back home
34:19 - A conversation around content creation and mental health
Why are there still so few Black professionals in top positions? What are the obstacles and how can they be overcome? Tony Effik, Managing Director at Google, shares his insights on how to get Black talent to the top, his view on the voice of brands in racial equity, and what trends to expect in media planning and digital advertising. Effik is also the Co-founder of Black and Brilliant, an advocacy network aimed at creating more diverse workforces in partnership with his wife - Perky Noah-Effik.
Tony Effik is Managing Director at Google and the Founder of the advocacy network Black and Brilliant. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University's School of Industrial Engineering and Operational Research. Born in Nigeria and raised in the UK, Effik has worked across Europe, Asia, and the US, and is widely recognized for his global perspective on workforce diversity.
1:07 - Tony’s background
3:26 - Tony’s work with his initiative ‘Black and Brilliant’ and why we’re not seeing more diversity in the workplace
23:25 - Is equal opportunity enough or do we need to start giving more opportunity to people that did not have in the past?
32:18 - Are we seeing brands run anti-racist campaigns or is it still just “blackwashing”
35:30 - How Tony’s experience has differed from London to Brooklyn
41:56 - Trends Tony is seeing right now and rapid fire questions
What does it take to market successfully to a niche audience? Bryan Jardin, Marketing Manager for Duncan Toys knows that a product thrives in a tight-knit community. Jardin discusses how building a community around your product will boost sales and customer engagement.
Bryan Jardin is the Marketing Manager at Duncan Toys, a world-famous yo-yo company. Jardin is himself a 7x free-hand national yo-yo champion from the Philippines and has many years of in-depth experience when it comes to marketing in a niche community.
0:15 - A look at Bryan’s background
11:18 - Yoyo marketing and adapting to COVID
20:49 - The size of the yoyo marketing and how to grow the sport of yoyoing
28:15 - Bryan’s seven national titles, how that impacts their marketing with Duncan and his relationship with friend and 8xnational champion Sean Perez
31:04 - How Duncan is getting involved in sustainability
38:43 - The diversity and inclusivity in the yoyoing community
The process of attracting, hiring, and retaining talent is going in a radically different direction. Our guest today, Ulrich Puntigam, is a business consultant and the Founder of Conout, a company that assists businesses with organizational and team development. Puntigam shares with us all the top employer branding trends of 2021, plus how you can take steps towards making your employer branding more purpose-driven to reach star Millennial talent.
Ulrich Puntigam is a business consultant and Founder of Conout, a company that helps with organizational and team development. He is an expert in bringing teams closer together and helping businesses to define and achieve their goals.
How can impact investing help your business? Alessandra Sollberger is an entrepreneur and investor dedicated to making an impact on a global scale. Sollberger shares how impact investing works, the latest stock market trends, and how your brand can make a positive impact in the world.
Alessandra Sollberger is an entrepreneur, investor, and active board member of several companies. She is an expert in the blockchain and biotech sectors and is the founder of her own company Top Tier Impact.
Starting your own company is very exciting! So most of us can’t wait to tell the world everything that’s going on behind the scenes. But while content marketing offers a low-cost opportunity to do so, random storytelling won’t do its potential justice. Markta CEO Theresa Imre explains what's necessary to make content marketing an effective tool for various entrepreneurial activities — from fundraising to customer acquisition.
Theresa Imre is the founder of markta.at, a digital farmers’ market, which skyrocketed during its first year in business. Her continuous efforts to save small producers and change the way we think about food production got Imre on Forbes’ famous “30 Under 30” list.
„I was myself always surprised, when I talked with Mario, because he already knew more than I wanted to say to him, which is very fascinating if somebody knows already what you want to say and already gives you an answer.“
„I was extremely fascinated, how precise and how clear he was able to develop personas, that I couldn‘t have described, even working with our customers.“
How are people and brands dealing with life in the pandemic age? Eliot Robinson is the CEO of sports media brand Dunk — the second-largest sports media company on TikTok. He joins host Michael Fenech and Global Marketing Expert Karen O’Brien to talk about how Gen Zers are facing the pandemic age. The challenges we face now may be unique, but that also means we have the perfect opportunity to find new ways of doing business.
Eliot Robinson is the CEO of the sports media brand, Dunk. He reached new heights with his brand through TikTok, the most popular app among Gen Z. His brand has expanded to include all aspects of sports culture including music and activewear.
0:12 - Dunk and Eliot Robinson introduction
3:32: - Catch up about what’s new at Dunk and exploring sports media development during the lockdown.
5:40 - Eliot’s thoughts on content creation and culture.
9:17 - Importance of reflecting an authentic persona in our actions.
11:10 - What qualities lead to successful collaboration when working with individuals?
17:38 - Driving a purpose through Eliot’s work with Dunk & the HoopBus.
21:48 - Eliot’s take on the music industry during the COVID-19 pandemic.
23:45 - What’s next for Dunk? 26:45 - Seeking creative inspiration in 2020
35:55 - What’s next for Eliot?
Photo credit: @sanna.c.h
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Employer branding in the post-pandemic age is a concern for most companies. As we head into 2021 companies must consider the shifting attitudes of employees, as well as how to reach them. Bounouira discusses how to leverage social media to connect with the best talent, what changes you need to make to your employer branding strategy and why a new approach is necessary for the new year.
Sarah Bounouira is the Head of Culture at RDB. She has a background in Sociology and Performance Psychology and is focused on helping employees and companies to work together cohesively.
Personal stories on why [they] chose to pursue making a positive impact and how this passion drove them through their careers at AISEC, UN, and
and why it is important for Millennials to work for impactful companies.
0:51 - Abdo and Jacov’s backgrounds
8:43 - Purpose: what drives Abdo and Jacov
19:00 - How the younger generations are thinking about sustainability and impact
23:18 - How our hyper-connected world allows us to hire the best talent from anywhere
26:21 - Content recommendations from Abdo and Jacov
21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Harari - https://www.ynharari.com/book/21-lessons-book/
How to Save the World - https://www.amazon.com/How-Save-World-Changing-Greatest-ebook/dp/B07QZNY49P
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With all the changes going on in our lives thanks to COVID-19 and new forms of technology it’s hard to know what the future will hold for us. Entrepreneur and industry analyst, Jeremiah Owyang, gives us his thought on how these changes will affect our everyday lives in the next six months and beyond. He discusses a wide range of topics from the future of Silicon Valley and the increase in working from home to the e-commerce boom and how 5G could change our lives.
Jeremiah Owyang is a top industry analyst and entrepreneur. His vast experience in the tech industry gives him a unique perspective on what the future holds not only for consumers but for the industry itself.
2:49 - How Silicon Valley has changed in the last 6 months
13:03 - The importance of innovation right now
17:46 - What is going on with TikTok right now
23:23 - What is 5G, should we worry about it, and a conversation around data privacy
44:15 - Wellness at work in our current reality
@jowyang #JeremiahOwyang #data #contentmarketing #contentstrategy #contentautomation #Content #ContentDevelopment #InfluencerAgency #ContentMarketing #AI #5G #InfluencerMarketingAgency @BondJaneBond https://www.kaleidoinsights.com/ #Marketing #InfluencerMarketing https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI #MarketingOnPurpose
In this podcast episode, we sat down with Moshe Engelberg to discuss the importance of inclusivity, positivity, and embracing the heart when making business decisions. The Amare Wave strategy can not only help your business deal with the rising tensions of the pandemic but also find new ways to approach brand evolution and company policies.
Moshe Engelberg is a world-class strategist with over 25 years of experience consulting various international organizations. In his latest book, The Amare Wave, he emphasizes the importance of connection, unity and detachment from the outcome in one's business ventures.
#MarketingOnPurpose @MosheEngelberg #RDB.agency #InfluencerMarketing #Branding #Content #ContentDevelopment #InfluencerAgency #ContentMarketingTips #ContentMarketing #DigitalMarketing #InfluencerMarketingAgency @mariodebout #Marketing https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI
Storytelling is essential in modern-day marketing — but is your brand doing this authentically? Marcio Delgado has been using storytelling in marketing since the early days of social media and has seen first hand how the landscape continues to change and innovate. Especially in a post-pandemic world, brands need to incorporate more authenticity into their campaigns to keep customers on their side.
Marcio Delgado is a content producer, influencer marketing campaign manager and fashion journalist. He successfully uses storytelling to connect brands with customers around the world.
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What makes an inclusive work environment? Head of Community Management and Communications at RDB, Gerard Rabara, interviews several LGBTQI+ guests to discuss the issues of diversity and acceptance in the communications industry. Discover how companies and employees can come together to celebrate our differences, rather than dividing us further apart.
Gerard Rabara is the Head of Community Management and Communications at RDB and an outspoken LGBTI+ advocate. Gerard interviews prominent members of the community including Janlee Dunca a Filipina Trans Activist and PR Director, Daniel Gottschling, an Audio Visual Pro and Tonica Hunter, a Minority Expat with Pride.
#Pride #LGBTQ+ #Queer #MarketingAgency #Marketing #Inclusivity
How do you turn a company into a renowned brand? Ted Rubin, a leading CMO expert, shares his advice for getting results in marketing through innovation and empowerment. For Rubin, it all starts with creative ideas, experimentation, and the vision to create results, without a big ad budget.
Ted Rubin is a leading social marketing strategist, author, speaker and provocateur. He is currently CMO of Photofy and was named by Forbes as one of the ‘Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers’.
@tedrubin #NoLetUp @PhotofyApp @Bondjanebond @MichaelFenech #RDB.agency
Community management helps drive your brand forward and communicates the values of your brand. Experts Diana Aguilar Díaz & Gerard Rabara share what they believe to be the most important parts of successful community management, why every brand needs to authentically communicate with their customers and how community management can help your brand during COVID-19.
Gerard Rabara is the Head of Community Management and Communications at RDB, and he leads a team in the Asia Pacific region in seven languages. Diana Aguilar Díaz is the Head of Community Management for a large global company in thirteen languages and has many years of experience in the field.
#RDB.agency #CommunityManagement @nita_mtnt #Gérard Rabara @bondjanebond @michaelfenech
Small and medium-sized businesses need marketing strategies to get them through the crisis. Purpose and social impact create a lasting difference with sustainable growth. Andrew D’Souza, CEO of ClearBanc, and Swish Goswami, CEO of Trufan, discuss what SMBs need to know for the aftermath of COVID-19, why you need to crack your value proposition and how purpose will help your business drive sustainable growth.
Andrew D’Souza is the CEO and Co-Founder of Clearbanc, the biggest e-commerce investor in the world. Swish Goswami is the CEO of Trufan, a social intelligence platform that empowers businesses of all sizes to make smarter marketing decisions.
#RDB.agency #MarketingOnPurpose @michaelfenech https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI #SMBMarketing #Trufan #Clearbanc #Purpose #SustainableGrowth
Influencer marketing is heading into uncharted territory due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Know how the influencer game is changing and how to successfully integrate these new practices into your content marketing strategy. Nas Daily, online content creator and “King of Content”, shares his wisdom on the future of influencer marketing, how content can impact brand marketing and how to effectively use the full-funnel approach.
Nuseir Yassin “Nas Daily” is a digital content creator specialising in a daily 1-minute video format that generates millions of views. Check out his new book: https://amzn.to/2AVhKc8
#RDB.agency @NasDaily #InfluencerMarketing #KingOfContent #Branding #Content #ContentDevelopment #InfluencerAgency #ContentMarketingTips #ContentMarketing #DigitalMarketing #InfluencerMarketingAgency @BondJaneBond @mariodebout #Marketing #InfluencerMarketing https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI #MarketingOnPurpose
Catapult your brand to new heights with growth marketing. In these times of crisis, it’s important to evaluate your brand’s trajectory and ensure sustainable growth. Frederick Crosby, Founder of Crosby MarketWize Consulting, shares how to leverage networks, why you need to be aware of debt in 2021 and the fundamentals of growing with content marketing.
Frederick Crosby is the Founder of Crosby MarketWize Consulting, a company that helps businesses get higher acquisition growth.
#RDB.agency @BondJaneBond @mariodebout #BusinessConsulting https://www.crosby-consulting.com #Marketing #GrowthMarketing https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI #MarketingOnPurpose
Learn everything you need to know about B2B and B2C marketing. Knowing these nuances will help your brand target the right audiences for the best results. Will Scott from Steelpoint Marketing explains how to generate leads, the importance of being data-driven and defining your target audience.
Will Scott is the Founder of Steelpoint Marketing, a company that helps B2B clients achieve their growth goals.
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In this excerpt from the Navigating the Unknown web event, Founder and CEO of RDB Mario Alonzo-Debout shares what purpose is, why your brand needs it, and how purpose can help your brand survive during these times of crisis.
Mario Alonzo-Debout is the CEO and Founder of RDB, an agency that helps brands to make an impact through purpose. Navigating the Unknown is an online business seminar focused on how SMBs and entrepreneurs can get back to business after the COVID-19 crisis.
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Social listening is a method for tracking your social media platforms for mentions and conversations related to your brand. This data helps you to analyze the conversation around your brand, discovering opportunities to act. Karen O’Brien, Global Marketing Expert, explains the nuances of social listening and how to approach social media management to get the best results.
Karen O’Brien is a Global Marketing Expert and a veteran social innovator with over 20 years of experience in the industry.
#RDB.agency #SocialListening #Data #Social #Marketing #MarketingOnPurpose @BondJaneBond @michaelfenech https://bit.ly/MichaelFenech-LI
What does purpose really mean in a business context? How can a brand and company use purpose to their advantage in the new economy? Mario Alonzo-Debout, Founder of RDB, and Karen O’Brien, Global Marketing Expert, discuss in this podcast how purpose is the key to unlocking your brand’s potential.
Mario Alonzo-Debout is the CEO and Founder of RDB, an agency that helps brands get results with purpose. Karen O’Brien is a Global Marketing Expert and a veteran social innovator with over 20 years of experience in the industry.
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