Episode 4: Form Impactful Relationships with Unrelenting Generosity Feat. Andy Crestodina of Orbit Media Studios

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Our guest in Episode 4 is Andy Crestodina, the founder of Orbit Media Studios, a Chicago based—#1 Google Ranked—web design and development company, and a leading expert in content marketing. Orbit takes a unique approach to connecting with people with events like their monthly Wine & Web and their annual conference for marketers called Content Jam. Tune in to our interview to learn more about how Andy makes waves through unrelenting generosity.

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Interview Notes

8:19 – Just give ’em the book!

10:05 – Wednesday’s at The Longroom

12:32 – It’s all about taking care of people.

14:32 – G.L.U.E. (Giving Little Unexpected Extras)

15:06 – We build cars, and teach driver’s ed.

16:04 – Not waiting for the call, I’m making it in advance.

18:03 – Attention and Retention: Cut the crap!



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Brian Burkhart believes in “Making Waves.” He’s the founder and Chief Word Guy at SquarePlanet in Phoenix, and the co-founder and co-owner of AlterEgoAV and Mutt Jackson, both in Chicago. An adjunct lecturer at Northwestern University’s Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and a highly sought-after speaker, Brian speaks regularly to audiences around the globe about beliefs and the power of communication. He’s coached C-suite leaders of Fortune 500 companies, TED speakers, Shark Tank contestants and countless business owners, helping all of them communicate and lead how they’ve always imagined.

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