The Marketing Book Podcast: "Youtility" by Jay Baer

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"Youtility: Why Smart Marketing Is About Help Not Hype" by Jay Baer


Jay Baer is the author of The New York Times bestseller Youtility: Why Smart Marketing Is about Help Not Hype

In addition to being a best-selling author, Jay is a keynote speaker, marketing consultant, and digital pioneer.

He's a tequila-loving, hype-free strategist who has advised more than 700 brands on their marketing strategy since 1994, including 31 of the FORTUNE 500. He got his start online long ago, before Yahoo! even existed, leaving a career in politics to take the Internet plunge. His company, Convince & Convert helps companies craft and implement social media and content strategies.

Jay's first book on social business, and social media's impact on corporate culture (co-authored with Amber Naslund) was The NOW Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter and More Social.

He is also the host of the popular weekly podcast, Social Pros.



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