254 episodes

Take a look behind the social handle with every Why I Social episode. The podcast brings brings you candid conversations with folks who do social media right - from average joe to CEO. Each podcast invites you to get to know guests on everything social media and beyond.

Why I Social Christopher Barrows

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    • 4.9, 44 Ratings

Take a look behind the social handle with every Why I Social episode. The podcast brings brings you candid conversations with folks who do social media right - from average joe to CEO. Each podcast invites you to get to know guests on everything social media and beyond.

    Chris "Sully" Sully (@CSSully)

    Chris "Sully" Sully (@CSSully)

    Chris Sully (@CSSully) is Marketing Manager at Funko. He's also the co-owner of Nerd FU. He is the host/co-host of multiple podcasts including Funko's Funkast. His journey to Funko (his number one job) is one that will inspire many to chase their dreams. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    • 24 min
    Alesia Hendley (@TheSmoothFactor)

    Alesia Hendley (@TheSmoothFactor)

    Alesia Hendley (@TheSmoothFactor on Twitter) is an audio-visual operator and multi-media journalist. She is a co-host for the Social Slice (learn more at socialslice.io) and has a passion for technology (especially audio-visual). Alesia was also recommended to the podcast by alum Brad Parler. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    • 26 min
    Social Good and Influence for Good (Special Episode)

    Social Good and Influence for Good (Special Episode)

    Taking a break from the usual conversations taking place on Why I Social - this episode looks at the power of social media to do social good. It also calls back to the work of many of the alumni of the podcast who are doing good things and providing positive social influence to inform and educate others on important global conversations. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    • 15 min
    Amy Jauman (@Amyjauman)

    Amy Jauman (@Amyjauman)

    Amy Jauman is the Chief Learning Officer at the National Institute for Social Media. Additionally, she serves as an adjunct professor in business and marketing at St. Catherine University and owns Remotely Smart. She has extensive experience with instruction from early-childhood education to adult education. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    • 27 min
    Rob Zaleski (@Robzie_)

    Rob Zaleski (@Robzie_)

    Rob Zaleski is a Digital Content Marketer at ShippingEasy in Austin. In addition, he's the host of a new podcast, Keep Marketing Weird. Previous experiences also include time as Marketing Manager for Marketing Profs and Content Marketing Associate for Main Street Hub. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    • 28 min
    Ryan Farrell (@Ryan_Farrell6)

    Ryan Farrell (@Ryan_Farrell6)

    Ryan Farrell is a Digital Marketing Specialist at Purdue University. He has been working in marketing since 2012 and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He is the also proud father of three children. 

    [The Why I Social Podcast is sponsored by the National Institute for Social Media (NISM). You can learn more about their programs at nismonline.org.]

    Hear his story on this week's episode. And of course, Why Does She Social?! 

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

epamir ,

Social Media and beyond!!

This is a great show for those looking to learn about best social media practices and hearing real world examples of how social impacted their lives and businesses!

MichaelNo ,

the go to social media podcast

if you want to learn about social media, this is the podcast for you. Interesting interviews with social media mavens!

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Social media science

Who knew this stuff existed! Brilliant podcast !

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