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Learn what it takes to be top of mind from marketers and creatives who are shaping the culture around us.
Join host Stewart Hillhouse as he explores trends, insights, and more with some really smart people.
For an exclusive look behind the scenes, check out https://stewarthillhouse.carrd.co/

Top Of Mind with Stewart Hillhouse Stewart Hillhouse

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

Learn what it takes to be top of mind from marketers and creatives who are shaping the culture around us.
Join host Stewart Hillhouse as he explores trends, insights, and more with some really smart people.
For an exclusive look behind the scenes, check out https://stewarthillhouse.carrd.co/

    How To Achieve Course-Market Fit with Wes Kao

    How To Achieve Course-Market Fit with Wes Kao

    Creating a course can be a daunting task. From content to pricing, there are a lot of unknowns when getting started. Wes Kao joins Stewart Hillhouse to discuss the 12 levers she uses to simplify course design to ensure course-market fit.

    On this episode of Top Of Mind, Wes and Stewart discuss:
    • How to transform your students through your course
    • How to design a course that you enjoy teaching
    • How to get students to sign up for your course
    • And So Much More

    Wes Kao is the Co-Founder of Maven and previously co-founded the altMBA with Seth Godin.

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/wes_kao
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/weskao/
    Course-Mechanics Canvas: https://www.weskao.com/blog/course-mechanics-canvas

    Connect with Stewart on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stew_hillhouse
    Join Top Of Mind: https://stewarthillhouse.com/topofmind/

    • 40 min
    Best Of: Why All Marketers Must Have A Point of View with Mayur Gupta

    Best Of: Why All Marketers Must Have A Point of View with Mayur Gupta

    Consumers are way smarter than marketers give them credit. They also have more choices than ever before. Mayur Gupta joins Stewart Hillhouse to discuss why brands need to think about more than just topline revenue.

    On this episode, Mayur and Stewart discuss:
    • How At A Systematic Level, Marketing Is All About Behaviour Change
    • Why Marketers Must Now Have A Blend of Analytical and Creative Skills
    • How He Balances Profitability with Purpose
    • And So Much More

    Mayur is CMO at Gannet (USA Today) who's previously run teams at Freshly, Spotify, and Kimberly-Clark
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/inspiremartech/

    Connect with Stewart on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stew_hillhouse
    Join Top Of Mind: https://stewarthillhouse.com/topofmind/

    • 37 min
    Best Of: The Secret to Choosing a Terrific Name with Louise Karch

    Best Of: The Secret to Choosing a Terrific Name with Louise Karch

    How do you know if you company has a bad name? When your accountant tells you you're not making enough money. Louise Karch (a.k.a. The Name Whisperer) joins Stewart Hillhouse to give a Masterclass on company naming.

    On this episode of Top Of Mind, Louise and Stewart discuss:
    • The two most important questions you need to ask when testing a new name
    • How the sounds we hear influence our emotions
    • How to take advantage of our brains wiring to stand out in a crowd
    •And so much more

    Louise Karch is the author of the award winning book: Word Glue - How To Find Your Million Dollar Brand Name (https://www.wordglue.co/) will help to guide you and your team on your next Name Storming session.

    Let me know if you enjoyed this episode: https://twitter.com/stew_hillhouse
    Join Top of Mind: https://stewarthillhouse.com/topofmind/

    • 36 min
    Best Of: A Masterclass in Content Distribution with Ross Simmonds

    Best Of: A Masterclass in Content Distribution with Ross Simmonds

    Content can be a powerful growth channel, but only if people see your work. Ross Simmonds joins Stewart Hillhouse to share his process for getting your work in front of the right people. In this episode of Top Of Mind, Ross and Stewart discuss:
    - His Playbook To Distributing A Podcast Episode
    - How B2B Marketers Can Take Inspiration From B2C (And Win With It)
    - Why You Need To Take Control of Your Distribution (Because Google and Facebook Don't Care About You)
    - And So Much More

    Ross Simmonds is the author of Standout (https://rosssimmonds.com/), as well as the founder of foundation marketing, a B2B content marketing agency (https://foundationinc.co/)

    Connect with Stewart on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stew_hillhouse
    For more marketing insights, join Top Of Mind: https://stewarthillhouse.com/topofmind/

    • 45 min
    Best Of: How To Accelerate Your Marketing Career Using LinkedIn with Katie Mitchell

    Best Of: How To Accelerate Your Marketing Career Using LinkedIn with Katie Mitchell

    Consistently sharing your ideas publicly is one of the most predictable ways to grow a network and accelerate your career opportunities. But where exactly should you start (and more importantly, how to keep going)? Katie Mitchell joins Stewart Hillhouse to share how she uses LinkedIn to practice her craft and grow as a marketer.

    On this episode of Top of Mind, Katie and Stewart share:
    • The Exact Steps To Getting Started Writing on LinkedIn
    • The Formula For A Great Post
    • Why Building A Personal Brand Is A Sought After Skill
    • And So Much More

    Katie Mitchell is Head of Marketing at UserLeap and a prolific creator on LinkedIn.
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/katherinesmitchell/

    Connect with Stewart on Twitter: http://twitter.com/stew_hillhouse
    Join Top of Mind: https://stewarthillhouse.com/topofmind/

    • 38 min
    Best Of: Your Content Is Boring – Here's How To Fix It with Devin Reed

    Best Of: Your Content Is Boring – Here's How To Fix It with Devin Reed

    What do the best businesses know about content marketing that others miss? In this episode, we learn that it really only comes down to three things. Devin Reed joins Stewart Hillhouse to go deep on what makes for good content and a good content strategy.

    On this episode of Top Of Mind, Devin and Stewart chat about:
    • Devin's Three-Part Content Formula
    • Why He Doesn't Mind Sending Apology Emails To His Customers
    • The Biggest Mistake He Sees Other Content Teams Making
    • And So Much More

    Devin Reed is Head of Content Strategy at Gong, and the host of Reveal: The Revenue Intelligence Podcast.
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/devinreed/
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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

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3 Ratings

3 Ratings

justanothercasper ,

So many great marketing insights

We don’t learn new skills until we’re ready to get curious. This podcast is such a great expression of that curious mindset.

Stewart has a deep passion about all things marketing, and and open mind to learning new perspectives.

I always learn something new with every episode.

kntmre ,

Marketing for the many

Stewart has great vision and insight into how to best market your product. He is a great resource and I can’t wait for more episodes!

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