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.

Content Marketing is no longer about the content

December 7th, 2022

Content marketing is no longer about the content. The creator may matter more.

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My fatal flaw: I’m allergic to networking

November 23rd, 2022

I’m terrible at networking and there probably isn’t any hope for me.

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The overlooked relationship between status and marketing

November 9th, 2022

Status and marketing go together but in some misunderstood. ways, according to Keith Jennings and Mark Schaefer in this new podcast episode.

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Three significant NFT case studies for marketing

October 31st, 2022

Three NFT case studies provide an interesting view of the potential applications for marketing.

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Why Gen Z is hiding out in digital campfires

October 12th, 2022

Digital campfires are a challenge for marketers as Gen Z hides from our view.

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Debating the 10 most relevant marketing trends

September 29th, 2022

Discerning relevant marketing trends is important. Mark Schaefer and Dennis Yu take on the challenge!

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Why are the Four Ps of Marketing still a big idea in the digital world?

September 14th, 2022

The Four Ps of marketing have changed drastically since their inception. Grow Community Member Robbie Fitzwater takes a fresh look at what they are now.

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The art of self promotion

September 1st, 2022

The art of self promotion is subtle, important and destructive if turned too high. A discussion about balance.

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Values and marketing: Which leads which?

August 18th, 2022

Values and marketing seem to go hand-in-hand but can also evolve together in unexpected ways!

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