14 episodes

Keep Connected is a podcast about the power of community hosted by me, David Siegel, CEO of Meetup. For nearly 20 years, Meetup has fostered connections and inspired lifelong friendships for its members. Ranked among the top 25 CEO podcasts, tune in to hear inspiring stories of how these connections have changed lives and learn from experts who will explain the real impact of community. Keep connected with us today! For podcast questions, topic suggestions, or just to connect, reach out to us at podcast@meetup.com

Keep Connected with Meetup CEO David Siegel Meetup LLC

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 55 Ratings

Keep Connected is a podcast about the power of community hosted by me, David Siegel, CEO of Meetup. For nearly 20 years, Meetup has fostered connections and inspired lifelong friendships for its members. Ranked among the top 25 CEO podcasts, tune in to hear inspiring stories of how these connections have changed lives and learn from experts who will explain the real impact of community. Keep connected with us today! For podcast questions, topic suggestions, or just to connect, reach out to us at podcast@meetup.com

    Finding the Spark through Community

    Finding the Spark through Community

    From dating apps to love languages, there’s so much to navigate in a modern relationship. Lindsey Metselaar, the host of the hit dating podcast We Met at Acme, joins Keep Connected to discuss the link between community, dating, sex, and romance. Hear Lindsey’s advice for meeting new people, hosting singles events, and using technology to spark genuine connections.

    For more details on this and other episodes, visit: http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/
    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 39 min
    Diversity, Inclusion, and Community

    Diversity, Inclusion, and Community

    As the leader of the largest tech group on Meetup and an experienced LGBTQ+ organizer, Eustacio Andy Saldaña (he/him) knows his way around community building. Hear Andy’s advice for promoting equity in the workplace, finding a mentor, and growing a healthy Meetup group in this episode of Keep Connected.

    For more details on this and other episodes, visit: http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/
    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 43 min
    How to Live a Meaningful Life

    How to Live a Meaningful Life

    Adam Smiley Poswolsky has published three books, given countless speeches, and has a TED Talk with 1.5 million views. It’s safe to say that his message on finding meaning as a millennial is resonating. In this episode of Keep Connected, Smiley shares advice that’s useful for any generation. You’ll hear lessons from his new book, Friendship in the Age of Loneliness, as well as tips for finding work that works for you, speaking publicly, and making friends. Tune in for a major dose of positivity.

    For more details on this and other episodes, visit: http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/
    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 35 min
    Financial Freedom: Women & Investing

    Financial Freedom: Women & Investing

    There’s something powerful that happens when women from different walks of life come together to take charge of their finances. Sara Glakas, an investment advisor and organizer of Austin Women’s Investing Group on Meetup, joins Keep Connected with group member Caitlin Meredith to discuss the value of financial planning in a community setting. Learn about investing for the future, finding support, building a diverse community, and more! 
    For more details on this and other episodes, visit http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/
    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 35 min
    Community Building for Business

    Community Building for Business

    Community has the power to change lives. It also has the power to change businesses. In this interview with David Spinks, a seasoned community manager, co-founder of CMX, and author of The Business of Belonging, you’ll hear why more and more companies are investing in community. David shares the seven Ps of community building and how to find community-market fit. By the end of the episode, you’ll know more about how to make community your business’s competitive advantage, no matter your industry.

    For more details on this and other episodes, visit http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/
    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 35 min
    Community in Nomadland

    Community in Nomadland

    At Meetup, Bob Wells and Suanne Carlson are well-known group organizers who help nomads and van dwellers find community on the road. You may know them from their autobiographical roles in the award-winning film, Nomadland. In this episode of Keep Connected, Bob and Suanne discuss their film debut and the liberating life philosophy behind nomadism. Tune in to learn how community is an essential part of, rather than a contrast to, the nomadic lifestyle.

    For more details on this and other episodes, visit
    http://www.meetup.com/blog/category/keep-connected-podcast/

    We hope you’ll keep connected with us. Drop us a line at podcast@meetup.com. If you like the podcast, be sure to subscribe and leave us a rating!

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
55 Ratings

55 Ratings

jay weinb ,

Keep connected

I LOVE David’s energy ! His choice of guests are great , and I always come away w a concrete action to improve my life/attitude .

MediaMoggul ,

Engaging and Insightful Conversations

Keep Connected has thoughtful conversations with key takeaways that are valuable to anyone especially entrepreneurs, business owners or community leaders. The host David is fun and intelligent.

Podcastwiz ,

Very Insightful

I love all of the meaningful conversations on this podcast. Great host and a variety of quality guests to learn from.

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