Six Pixels of Separation - Mitch Joel’s weekly conversation with business leaders, thinkers, innovators and cultural icons. The show is about insights and provocations on brands, consumers, technology, business and how connected we’ve all become.
SPOS #779 - Bret Kinsella On The State of Smart Audio, Clubhouse, Podcasting And Beyond
Bret Kinsella is the founder of Voicebot.ai. He was named commentator of the year by the Alexa Conference in 2019 and is widely cited in media and academic research as an authority on voice assistants and AI. He is also the host of the Voicebot Podcast and editor of the Voice Insider newsletter. Our world continues to evolve. Smart audio, podcasting, bots, and more are becoming a powerful tool for businesses smart enough to understand the potential, opportunity and inevitability of it all.
SPOS #778 - Erica Dhawan On Digital Body Language
Erica Dhawan's latest book is, Digital Body Language - How to Build Trust and Connection, No Matter the Distance. Whether it's emails, being ghosted, or trying to understand if that "lol" is really a laugh or sarcasm, Erica has decoded most of this for the rest of us. Erica also wrote, Get Big Things Done - The Power of Connectional Intelligence, back in 2015. Erica is a leadership expert and keynote speaker that helps organizations and leaders innovate faster and further, together.
SPOS #777 - Suneel Gupta On Being Backable
Suneel Gupta is a teacher of innovation at Harvard University, is the founder of RISE, and the author of the new book, Backable. The book is rooted in Suneel Gupta’s journey from first-time entrepreneur to being named, “The New Face of Innovation” by the New York Stock Exchange. He has personally backed startups including Impossible Foods, Airbnb, 23&Me, Calm, and SpaceX. In Suneel helped grow Groupon from a tiny startup into a multi-billion-dollar company. What does it take to become bankable?
SPOS #776 - Jonas Altman On Reinventing The Way You Work
Jonas Altman's latest book is called, Shapers - Reinvent The Way You Work And Change The Future. He is a design strategist and entrepreneur. He is the Managing Partner at Social Fabric. With over twenty years of working in the creative sector, Jonas also launched one of the first accelerator programs in London. He is also an advisor to startups, speaker and writer. He's also the co-author of, The Little Booklet on Business Design.
SPOS #775 - George Dyson On Nature, Human Beings And Machines
George Dyson fancies himself as someone who makes boats, but he is also a technologist, historian, and one of the true polymaths in our world today. Dyson's early life is described in Kenneth Brower's book The Starship and the Canoe. From 1972 to 1975, he lived in a treehouse that he built. His books are Baidarka, Project Orion, Turing's Cathedral, and his latest: Analogia - The Entangled Destinies of Nature, Human Beings and Machines.
SPOS #774 - Nancy Giordano On Leadering
First off, Happy Mother's Day! Nancy Giordano built her career in the marketing agency business. For more than a decade, she has been the Founder of Play Big Inc. (a strategic inspiration company). Her current work is focused at intersection of tech, business and society. Her latest book, Leadering - The Ways Visionary Leaders Play Bigger.
Purely actionable advice.
This podcasts is one of the best podcasts you'll ever find on new media and marketing. Mitch is awesome at delivering golden advice- I esppecially love the actionable tips he gives in six points of separation. You won't stray away for even a moment- his conversational tone is very engaging.