How to be a Profitable Thought Leader with Mary Ellen Slayter

By Jane Atkinson

On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are talking with Mary Ellen Slayter about developing content.  Mary Ellen will share her ideas on how to create content while working to keep it authentic and engaging …helping to make you a thought leader in your industry.

Mary Ellen is the CEO of Rep Cap as well as the publisher of Managing Editor magazine, which she launched after working as a journalist at The Washington Post and SmartBrief.  She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and a B.S. in agronomy from Louisiana State University. Mary Ellen serves on the boards of the LSMSA Foundation and Mid City Gras.

Listen the podcast below:

Highlights you won’t want to miss:

  • Who I work with and how we get started.  4:10
  • Find the empty space and fill it.  9:00
  • Tips and processes for writers.  15:50
  • Other channels to consider.  21:30
  • Using social media and video to become a thought leader.  26:10

Mary Ellen’s expertise is in helping people turn their ideas into compelling content to grow their business.  Because there are SO many answers now to every question online, the best content is what rises to the top. You can’t compete just on publishing volume.

Mary Ellen lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with her husband, two daughters and one lazy dog.

If you would like some help on how to share helpful, interesting, new ideas with your customers and prospects, you can’t afford to miss this episode!

Podcast Resources:

Mary Ellen’s website:  https://repcapitalmedia.com
Managing Editor Magazine:  https://managingeditor.com
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