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Ep. 89: Building Authentic Connections with Kim Stewart

Today, I want to highlight my wonderful guest, Kim Stewart, from the Book Marketing Mania podcast, who shared some invaluable secrets on building authentic connections.


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In our conversation with Kim, she emphasized the importance of cultivating relationships and the impact it can have on not only our personal growth but also our marketing efforts.

Here’s a few key takeaways:

Embrace authenticity

Don’t underestimate the significance of being genuine in your interactions with others. Building relationships that are rooted in authenticity fosters trust and attracts like-minded individuals to our online community.

Seize opportunities

Kim shared her experience of seizing every opportunity to connect with people. Whether it’s a quick coffee chat, a networking event, or an online conversation, she encourages us to take advantage of these moments and explore potential collaborations or partnerships.

Follow your intuition

Often, Kim gets a strong sense or intuition about certain connections. Trusting her instincts, she acts upon these promptings quickly before they slip away. It’s incredible how these spur-of-the-moment connections can lead to great collaborations and opportunities.

Communication is key

We cannot overemphasize the importance of community. Surrounding yourself with supportive, like-minded individuals can provide the inspiration and motivation needed to grow and expand your reach.

Building authentic connections

Remember, building an engaged online community is much more than just marketing. It’s about forming genuine connections, sharing valuable insights, and uplifting one another. Let’s continue to grow together and make a positive impact in the digital world!

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Kim Stewart is a book marketing coach and host of the Book Marketing Mania podcast. She helps Christian nonfiction authors build their platforms and market their books on podcasts. When she’s not strategizing with clients, you’ll find her in Dallas enjoying time with her family, and indulging in coffee, caramel and Friends reruns.



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