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The 9 Building Blocks of a Thought Leadership Model

The 9 Building Blocks of a Thought Leadership Model

Building a robust Thought Leadership Model is like a construction project. The structure needs to be complete, and this includes the parts that aren't visible in the end product.

Strategic Thought Leadership is a Creative Process

Strategic Thought Leadership is a Creative Process

Use Your Creativity to Enhance Your Strategic Thought Leadership. Inspiration is the fuel for designing new futures.

Infographic - 5 Prerequisites to Strategic Thought Leadership

Infographic - 5 Prerequisites to Strategic Thought Leadership

You need all of these to succeed with Strategic Thought Leadership. Consider them a series of traffic lights to your Thought Leadership destination.

The 7 Levels of Learning and Influence

The 7 Levels of Learning and Influence

Know what level you Influence on to maximize your positive impact. Tap into the power of higher level influence and higher level learning.

How to Organize Your Ideas for Impact

How to Organize Your Ideas for Impact

Episode 21: Overcome Common Misconceptions About Thought Leadership and Create a Powerful Model Using the Structure of Language

Jim Harris Interview - Disruptive Innovation Speaker and Best Selling Author

Jim Harris Interview - Disruptive Innovation Speaker and Best Selling Author

Episode 20- Insights from best selling author, keynote speaker, and master of disruptive innovation Jim Harris.

Don't Miss the Opportunity of Your Prospects' Online Research

Don't Miss the Opportunity of Your Prospects' Online Research

Because it is off the radar, many businesses let others teach their segment how and what to buy. Expand your influence to their off-radar learning and increase your leads.

Thought Leadership FAQs

Thought Leadership FAQs

Thought Leadership is influencing an audience to embrace a particular “model”, or way of thinking about a topic. The model becomes the way to think about it.

4 Methods of Multiple Level Communication

4 Methods of Multiple Level Communication

Episode Nineteen - Increase your positive influence by adding depth and power to your communication.

The Future of Marketing- Two Upcoming Trends

The Future of Marketing- Two Upcoming Trends

Episode Eighteen: There are Great Advantages in Being Early.
Get Ahead of the Curve and Embrace Change for Strategic Advantage.

Evan Kirstel Interview - Using Social Media for Thought Leadership

Evan Kirstel Interview - Using Social Media for Thought Leadership

Episode Seventeen: Learn how to use social media for thought leadership from B2B thought leader and top technology influencer Evan Kirstel.

Avoid the Accidental Brand

Avoid the Accidental Brand

When the marketplace disagrees with the intended brand, accidental branding takes over. Let's take a tour of the Brandscape.

How to Implement Three Key Aspects of Elon Musk and Teslas Thought Leadership

How to Implement Three Key Aspects of Elon Musk and Teslas Thought Leadership

Tesla is one of the most valuable companies in the world. They have no marketing department, Ad Agency or marketing budget. This top-10 company is marketed purely by Elon Musk's Thought Leadership. What can we model and realistically implement?

Training Your Creativity - The Abstract Sculpture Thought Experiment

Training Your Creativity - The Abstract Sculpture Thought Experiment

Episode Sixteen: Strategic Thought Leadership includes leading people to new thinking. And, if it's truly new thinking, then it's coming from a place of creativity. The right thought experiments help access creativity.

How Thought Leadership is Like Being an Adventure Guide

How Thought Leadership is Like Being an Adventure Guide

Episode Fifteen: An adventure tour guide will lead their group out of the "ordinary world" into more of a "magical world" that evokes states of wonder and awe. This matches up nicely both with Campbell's Hero's Journey and Strategic Thought Leadership

Ability Suits and Limitation Masks for Marketing and Leadership

Ability Suits and Limitation Masks for Marketing and Leadership

Empathy and awareness are very helpful in marketing and leadership. What if we could see, hear, and feel things from our audiences' different perspectives of what we do? How would that change how we educate and empower them?

How to Build Your Inner Board of Advisors

How to Build Your Inner Board of Advisors

Episode Fourteen: Supercharge your thought leadership: Tap into more inspiration and motivation by building a support and accountability team in your imagination.

Pullfillment - Why Your Business is a Black Box

Pullfillment - Why Your Business is a Black Box

No matter what your business ...Profits result from what it creates outside of it. That's where your customers are and where they experience the benefits. Extend this philosophy to your web content and prosper.

How to Change the Game by Changing the Frame

How to Change the Game by Changing the Frame

Episode Thirteen: Step outside the common assumptions of your field, business, or profession, be an effective rule-breaker, and lead your audience to new thinking.

5 Steps to Market Insight

5 Steps to Market Insight

Episode Twelve: An introduction to Audience Attunement and a Challenge to the Data-Targeting Paradigm

Effective Content Marketing Requires Thought Leadership

Effective Content Marketing Requires Thought Leadership

Thought Leadership teaches your marketplace to be smarter customers who get more value out of what you sell. Strategic Thought Leadership can also position your business as the only way to get important, distinctive advantages.

5 Powerful Applications for NLP in Business

5 Powerful Applications for NLP in Business

Do you value excellence in business? One definition of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) is the study and replication of excellence. As such, it has many applications in business, particularly in Strategic Thought Leadership

Musical Thinking for Business Creativity

Musical Thinking for Business Creativity

Episode Eleven: Let's Make Business, Leadership and Persuasion More Like Music and Less Like War. Or, How to Choose Your Metaphor.

Let's Expand Our Vision of Marketing Leadership

Let's Expand Our Vision of Marketing Leadership

Episode Ten: Expand your message by aiming for more global impact. Expand your audience with a more universal mission.

4 Thought Experiments to Enhance Creativity

4 Thought Experiments to Enhance Creativity

Thought Experiments can be instruments of creativity, the Inspiration essential to Strategic Thought Leadership. Here are 4 such types of Thought Experiments.

Infographic - LEO model of Thought Leadership

Infographic - LEO model of Thought Leadership

A Triple Perspective Approach to making Thought Leadership Effective and Strategic:
L = Listen E = Envision O = Output

Endless Content Marketing Ideas in Three Stages

Endless Content Marketing Ideas in Three Stages

Episode Nine: How to Always Have Plenty of Internet Marketing Topic, Copy, and Media Ideas... and do it in a way that is supported by a solid strategic direction.

How to Harvest Your Hidden Thought Leadership

How to Harvest Your Hidden Thought Leadership

Episode Eight: How to package, organize and codify your thinking for maximum impact.

18 Statistics that Show the Customer sets the Value of Your Online Communication

18 Statistics that Show the Customer sets the Value of Your Online Communication

Customers are 5.2X more likely to purchase from companies with a great customer experience. That principle extends to the experience of their media.

2 Methods for Creativity in Thought Leadership

2 Methods for Creativity in Thought Leadership

Thought Leadership implies leading to the new. That means creative thinking. Enter Thought Leadership Studio and dream new futures.

Why NLP is Awesome for Thought Leadership

Why NLP is Awesome for Thought Leadership

Episode Seven: Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) is key for the market insight that finds opportunities and the impact that comes from high level persuasion. It also helps access states of inspiration necessary for the creative side of business.

The Mindscape of the Strategic Thought Leader

The Mindscape of the Strategic Thought Leader

Episode Six: Using the imagination to build out dramatic thought leadership using a cocktail of the Memory Palace Technique, NLP and Design Human Engineering

The Shift Hits the Fans and Paradigms Collapse

The Shift Hits the Fans and Paradigms Collapse

Paradigms are entrenched mindsets that act as filters. They are like sunglasses that only let in certain colors but not others.

The Power of a Back Story

The Power of a Back Story

Episode Five: A back-story is a hidden structure like a skeleton. George Lucas' use of Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey for Star Wars is an example of the archetype level of back story. And there are 2 other levels of back-story building used in Strategic Thought Leadership.

The Three Paradigm Vectors

The Three Paradigm Vectors

New paradigms and the responses to them follow 3 types of vectors.

4 Key Examples of Paradigm Shifts

4 Key Examples of Paradigm Shifts

Buckminster Fuller wrote, "We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims."

How to Make Your Message Magnetic

How to Make Your Message Magnetic

Episode Four: Draw an Enraptured Audience to a Magnetic Vision of Your Thought Leadership

About the Thought Leadership Studio Podcast

About the Thought Leadership Studio Podcast

Thought Leadership Studio is an ongoing workshop in positive mass influence.

Strategic Thought Leadership Can Give Freedom

Strategic Thought Leadership Can Give Freedom

When you help people loosen the grip of previously held mental limitations with new, more empowering ways of thinking, you are expanding their worlds.

The Time Machine Thought Experiment

The Time Machine Thought Experiment

Episode Three: Thought Experiments to Stimulate Creativity: The Time Machine

21 Quotes that Demonstrate Marketing is Best When Performed as a Service
Three Ways Strategic Thought Leadership is Like Making a Movie

Three Ways Strategic Thought Leadership is Like Making a Movie

Episode Two: The 3-Eyed Lion and How Strategic Thought Leadership is Like Making a Movie

The Definition of Thought Leadership

The Definition of Thought Leadership

What is exactly is Thought Leadership ... in particular, what is Strategic Thought Leadership?

Your Host Chris McNeil

Your Host Chris McNeil

NLP Master, Innovation Award-Winning Entrepreneur, Strategic Thought Leadership Coach/Consultant, Marketing Wizard, and Musician.

43-Innovation-Quotes-to-Inspire-Your-Next-Idea

43-Innovation-Quotes-to-Inspire-Your-Next-Idea

“Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship...the act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.” - Peter F. Drucker

A Tale of Two Subwoofer Companies

A Tale of Two Subwoofer Companies

Episode One: a real life story about strategic thought leadership and its use in marketing

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