Welcome to the world’s most entertaining marketing podcast.

With a spicy blend of good fun and powerful insight, The Marketing Companion has been the world’s most entertaining business podcast for more nearly a decade!

Mark Schaefer is a globally-recognized marketing author, futurist, college educator, consultant, and keynote speaker. Every other week, Mark brings one of his “marketing companions” alongside him to do a deep dive into the trends of today that forge the marketing innovations of tomorrow.

The Marketing Companion –among the top 1 percent of all podcasts on iTunes — is always fun, always interesting, and always on-target with insights and ideas that will turn up your marketing intellect to an “11.” Find a topic in the guide below or push one of the subscribe buttons to get episodes delivered free to your email account every other week.

Do you need a director of remote work?

December 23rd, 2020

Director of remote work? Here’s why this the hottest job title around. And a rant from Mark!

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Why marketing innovators should act like artists

December 10th, 2020

Marketing innovators share qualities with artists and should embrace those qualities to succeed.

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Lil Miquela does not exist. She just made $12 million.

November 25th, 2020

Lil Miquela is the hottest social media star in the world. But she isn;t real. Meet the future of marketing.

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A firehose of falsehoods and the synthetic content revolution

November 11th, 2020

Synthtic content is here. What happens when the fake news is you?

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For marketers, COVID may mean COMFORT

October 29th, 2020

When customers are fearful, they seek comfort and marketers should be paying attention.

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Are you ready for in-home drones?

October 15th, 2020

Are you ready for in-home drones? Is your cat? One of the topics on a new Marketing Companion episode.

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Do you need a college degree to be in marketing?

October 1st, 2020

Big Tech says you don’t need a college degree to get a job. Will this trend carry over for marketing?

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Hustle, UFOs, and Instagram viewing parties?

September 17th, 2020

200 episodes of The Marketing Companion are worth celebrating with Instagram viewing parties, UFOs and surprise gifts!

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The pandemic’s hidden cost to creativity and creators

September 3rd, 2020

Creativity and creators will be challenged when randomness is eliminated from the workplace.

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Mark is one of the most sought after marketing keynote speakers. He specializes in marketing strategy and social media.

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