Some reflections on my interview with David Fields, author of The Irresistible Consultants Guide to Winning Clients. My biggest takeaway from this interview is that everyone starts at the bottom. All the gurus, experts and thought leaders that we look up to, at some point, had to start at the bottom. I’ve found this to […]
Welcome! Here you'll find episodes from two shows: Forecast, which features interviews with marketing and professional services leaders; and Marketing Out Loud, a daily podcast where I share marketing advice from the trenches.
The best part of my job is meeting really smart people. In fact, I’m constantly reminded of how many people there are out there who are smarter than I am. It’s incredibly humbling. But I love every minute of it. In this episode, I share my reflections on a conversation I recently had with a […]
This is the first episode of my new daily podcast, Marketing Out Loud. In this episode, you’ll hear the story behind why I’m starting a daily podcast, what I’ll be sharing with you on this show, and why you should to tune in and listen.
David A. Fields is Founder and Managing Director of The Ascendant Consortium, an organization that matches top-tier management consultants with consulting clients. He is also the author of The Irresistible Consultant’s Guide to Winning Clients: 6 Steps to Unlimited Clients & Financial Freedom. In this interview, we chronicle David’s consulting journey from the big firm to […]
Ian Brodie teaches consultants, coaches, and professional service providers to attract and win their ideal clients by becoming seen as authorities in their field. In this interview, we talk about Ian’s journey from working at a big firm to taking the leap as an independent consultant. Then we dive into the topic of how to develop […]
Philip Ideson is the Founder of Palambridge and host of The Art of Procurement. In his corporate life, Philip was a successful Procurement executive. He always had aspirations of starting a business but kept putting it off. Eventually, Philip realized that he had to take the leap, or it may never happen. In the early […]
Brent Weaver is the guy who started a business in college and never really looked back. As much as I hate guys like that, it’s really hard to NOT like Brent. In this episode, Brent shares how he started a web development agency in college and then grew it into a 14 person agency. At […]
Michael Zipursky is the CEO of Consulting Success and a coach to thousands of elite consultants. In this interview, Michael shares the story of how he got into the consulting business, why he started Consulting Success, and a sneak peek at his new book, The Elite Consulting Mind. Show Notes Michael shares how he got […]
Contrary to popular belief, webinars are NOT just for people selling information products or online courses. You can sell consulting or professional services on a webinar, you just need to do it a little bit differently. John Nemo, Founder of LinkedIn Riches, built his entire business using webinars as his primary sales tool. In this […]
Naeem Ali is a CBTC (“Communication Based Train Control”) consultant. With over 15 years of experience deploying CBTC train solutions, Naeem is one of the leading CBTC experts in the world. In this interview, Naeem and I discuss the launch of his new consulting business. After releasing a white paper a few months ago, Naeem […]