L. Michelle Smith

Ep 73: Looking into Marketing’s Crystal Ball with Ian Truscott

WHO’S READY FOR SOME MARKETING INSIGHTS AND TRENDS FROM ACROSS THE POND? Meet the editor of @rockstarcmo @iantruscott from Great Britain. He stays on the pulse of everything cutting edge in marketing by amplifying the voices of the rockstar execs around the globe. I’ve been extremely fortunate to be featured a few times, but I want you to hear what he’s hearing from CMOs about what the new decade……

Ep 70: #ThrowbackThursday AUTHENTICALLY SHE PT2 with Trudy Bourgeois

This week, as we roll into the holiday season and I take some time off, we look back at our Women’s History Month series and the episode with my mentor-coach Trudy Bourgeois.  Buckle up and get ready for some real talk about how to do you the right way. Podcast: Play in new window | Download Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Ep 72: #ThrowbackThursday NEW YEARS Edition with Nick Nelson

Happy New Year!  I’m pleased to reach back into the crates and bring you one of my faves…Mr. Nick Nelson, the Brandprenuer himself, takes us to church on personal branding.  Enjoy! Podcast: Play in new window | Download Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Black Enterprise Names The Culture Soup Podcast®️ to List of 35 Black Podcasts to Tune Into and Download

35 BLACK PODCASTS YOU NEED TO TUNE INTO AND DOWNLOAD by BLACK ENTERPRISE Editors December 26, 2019 The podcasting market has boomed over the last couple of years for black podcasters. Companies like Spotify and Google are often on the lookout to help people find and establish their voice through podcasting. And, with platforms like Anchor.fm, you can record, edit, and distribute your podcast from your smartphone. Yes, it…

Ep 71: #ThrowbackThursday Holiday Edition with Audrey Dubois Harris

This holiday edition celebrates music.  It’s a #ThrowbackThursday, so we are taking it all the way back to the very first episode with The Queen of Soul’s Favorite Soprano, Audrey Dubois Harris. Podcast: Play in new window | Download Podcast: Play in new window | Download

NSC Executive & Business Coaching Introduces Group Coaching for 2020

  Sometimes, we reach higher together. That’s the concept behind group coaching.  Not only do you have the professional guidance of a certified executive and business coach, you also have the opportunity to co-create with peers seeking similar progress in their business and careers.  All together, you get speed, accountability and clarity for your goals. New for 2020, NSC Executive & Business Coaching introduces group coaching.  No matter…

Ep 69: Of Confessions and Transparency with Toure

SOMETHING HUGE happened while I was preparing for the #LinkedinLIVE broadcast… and it is just perfect for our Culture Soup Moment as I bring back my friend author, political commentator and podcast host Toure! Are you ready? He’ll talk about how he is getting personal and reformatting @toureshow, his political-cast @democracyish and a new YouTube series he’s embarking on. It’s all Thursday on #theculturesouppodcast Podcast: Play in new……

6 Tips for Your Next EmCee Gig

DIFFERENT SKILLS are required for different opportunities.  The more skills you’ve honed, the more repeat invitations you will receive for those skills. Whether you are asked to be an emcee, a moderator, a keynote, a panelist, a facilitator or host a fireside chat, each comes with different demands and require different skills. I am elite communicator, and with that comes not only the ability to pivot, but the…

WOKE-WASHING.  Pink Washing. Pride-Painting. You’ve seen it in marketing and advertising, or maybe you don’t know what any of it is.  Either way, you need to tune in for the brand new episode on Thursday.  I’m talking to the global practice lead for consumer brand marketing at one of the largest communications and integrated marketing agencies in the world, FleishmanHillard.    She and her teams are on a……

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 Rock the Platform Webinar 2.24.20

I’ll be hosting a webinar on Feb 24,2020 that will not only share more about the 1:1 counsel and support my team provides, but it will provide you with 5 actionable strategies to shift your approach to speaking opportunities and transform them in to brand-boosting, business-generating appearances that attract prospects, employers and deals. I’m talking about revenue generation, even for those non-paid speaking opportunities.  How?   You gotta sign up to hear this. It’s time you stopped thinking of these appearances as a time to regurgitate talking points.  Are you ready to get serious now?  We’ll have sessions throughout the day to fit your schedule.