"The Secret to Building Bigger Buzz" Svetlana Legetic is the co-founder of Brightest Young Things now BYT Media, Inc. — a collective of content makers, culture curators, event planners and creative marketing strategists. For over a decade now, they’ve produced a legitimately cool AND useful online and offline presence in DC, NYC, and Chicago, and work with amazing individuals, institutions and brands to build loyalty, start convers... Read more
What if you could harness all the best wisdom - knowledge, experience, intuition - from a group of people and use it to make extremely accurate decisions and predictions? Would that be valuable for you? If the answer is yes, you must watch this interview. A few weeks ago I saw a tweet from my friend Adrian Segar, who literally wrote the book on unconferences, discussing the wisdom of crowds sharing why an unconference would always... Read more
Simon Sinek says “Working hard for something you don’t care about is called stress. Working hard for something you love is called passion.” My guest for this episode is helping people connect their passion and professions and she’s GOOD at it, too! The Executive Producer of The Oprah Winfrey Show - who has probably met some pretty sharp thinkers in her day - calls her “one of the brightest lights and most accessible wisdom-sharers... Read more
How Comfortable Are You With Challenging the Status Quo? Many of us might think we are pretty good at testing our assumptions, but my guest for this episode is masterful at it. In fact, she’s a successful social entrepreneur [precisely because she’s so good at disruption. And she even wrote a book to help us all get better at “radically challenging the status quo,” too, called Disrupt-Her (like disruptor...get it?) Here’s what Fast... Read more
CURIOSITY, COMMUNITY, and DEEPER CONNECTION | Andrew Horn Guests | Association Chat with KiKi L'Italien How do You Avoid Auto-Piloting Your Life?!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ As you begin your day in whatever your morning routine looks like, I want you to think about what life would look like if you weren’t operating out of fear and opted instead to move in a more purposeful direction. One with intent. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Would you hide from meeting people or get ex... Read more
She has almost half a million people across the globe up and dancing before sunrise. Radha Agrawal will share how she created “Daybreaker” the wildly popular morning dance party concept, plus details on her new book “Belong.” #community #daybreaker #socialentrepreneur #associations She is the community architect behind brands like THINX and LiveItUp, which is an international club dedicated to teaching students the Life We... Read more
We talk about the events that happened since the last podcast episode, the Association Chat "Why Associations Matter" project and community.
“You’re only two clicks away from uncovering a lie,” is the mantra Phil Riggins, founder of the Brand & Reputation Collective (the BRC) in the UK, now lives by. Is it the mantra for the age we live in? The 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer reveals that trust has changed profoundly in the past year—people have shifted their trust to the relationships within their control, most notably their employers. Globally, 75 percent of people trust... Read more
How do you feel about your LinkedIn profile? Find out how to up your game on Association Chat with communications connoisseur Dave Delaney! Dave talks with us about ways to improve your profile, networking, and strategies for using your profile to identify the best people to reach out to who can help your goals – whatever they may be! Live LinkedIn makeovers you won't want to miss! Subscribe to the YouTube channel + get a reminder ... Read more
How can the power of AI work as a tool to boost existing products and services and can it help us reimagine the membership experience? We explore this heady topic with special guest Ron Moen who is the CIO at CHEST. Ron and his team serve at the intersection of people, process, and technology - in the premier innovative organization for chest medicine professionals around the world. CHEST constituents and staff are champions for th... Read more
About our guest: Eric Kuhn is a successful entrepreneur sitting at the intersection of media, entertainment and technology. Most recently he helped start and run Layer3 TV, a next-generation cable provider that sold to T-Mobile. Previously Eric was Hollywood’s first “social media agent” at United Talent Agency where he represented some of the industry’s top writers, directors, actors and producers on investments, digital strategy ... Read more
Guest David Beebe talks with Association Chat about the changing media landscape and transforming marketing organizations and brands to create creative and content that wins the hearts, minds, and wallets of members in an age of disruption. Check out David's website: https://davidbeebe.com/ What is Association Chat? Online Community | Podcast | Alexa Skill | Resources | Events Check into the Association Chat podcast for an hour eac... Read more
In Community We Trust People do business with people they know, like and trust. This begs the question: do your members really know, like and trust your association? Do you create, foster, and maintain such a community? Join KiKi L’Italien -- the “voice of the association industry” -- as she shares the story of launching and growing Association Chat: the industry’s most popular online community. Outlining the steps she took to buil... Read more
It's day 33 of the government shutdown on today's Association Chat News Flash briefing Sign up for the mailing list and find out more at associationchat.com. What is the Association Chat News Flash Briefing? You can listen to the Association Chat News Flash Briefing on your Amazon Alexa! Find out what's happening with associations in 1-2 minute clips.
Association Chat special guests Brian Carter and Adele Cehrs review the trends that have changed industries, why so many organizations have lost traction, and how top performers are growing and winning today. Carter is the #1 bestselling author of The Like Economy, LinkedIn for Business, Facebook Marketing, and The Cowbell Principle. Brian is respected as an international authority on how organizations of all sizes can create and r... Read more
"Whether you want to advance faster at your present company, change jobs, or make the jump to a new field entirely, the goal is clear: to build a career that thrives on your unique passions and talents. But to achieve this in today’s competitive job market, it’s almost certain that at some point you’ll need to reinvent yourself professionally." And our guest for this show to talk about creating the career you want is Dorie Clark.... Read more
On today’s Association Chat show at 2 pm ET, I’m interviewing the bestselling author of Entrepreneurial You and Stand Out, Dorie Clark and asking “what does it take to create the career you want?” You can call into our studio and ask Dorie your questions PLUS we’ll have a second surprise guest making an appearance today, sp you won’t want to miss it. The first FIVE people to tweet me today with your feedback about this flash briefi... Read more
Blake and KiKi laugh about not going to their high school reunions while David Burkus shares why it's those dormant ties that could amount to selling the UFC. David is a best-selling author, sought after speaker and associate professor of leadership and innovation at Oral Roberts University. His newest book, Friend of a Friend, offers readers a new perspective on how to grow their networks and build key connections—one based on th... Read more
If one of your 2019 goals is to leverage the relationships you’ve got, have I got a show for you. How did you get your last job? A quick look at the plethora of meetup networking events out there tells us that we already know it might have more to do with who we know than what we know.
What's changing with the Association Chat Flash Briefing in 2019? A LOT! Find out what the plan is and if you haven't enabled the Association Chat Flash Briefing on your Amazon Alexa yet, you need to do it! Link here: https://www.amazon.com/Amplified-Growth-Association-Chat/dp/B07CLLXXWQ