Marketing Muckraking podcast with Rachael Kay Albers - what is brand culture doing to us?

Marketing Muckraking with Rachael Kay Albers is the show for rebels, revolutionaries, and renegades who run businesses that burn the rulebook. It's the podcast that asks, not simply what brand culture can do for us, but what it’s doing to us.

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6 Figure Masterminds, Marie Forleo, and The Syndicate - The Online Business Family Tree Episode of Marketing Muckraking, Part 2

Part 2: Six Figure Masterminds, Marie Forleo, and The Syndicate

In Part 2 of the Online Business Family Tree, we cover 6 figure masterminds, Marie Forleo, the Syndicate, and how early Internet marketers brought mind control & manipulation online.

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The online business family tree

This four-part Marketing Muckraking series explores how the Online Business Industrial Complex was built. I'm joined by Lisa Robbin Young as we trace back how we arrived at this moment in internet marketing and online business, and who are the key leaders who brought us here.

Marketing needs more muckrakers.

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Marketing, Propaganda, and Politics From WWI to Trump

The Not-So-Subtle Art of Caring What Other People Think

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Think And Grow Rich DEBUNKED Part 2 – Was Napoleon Hill the Greatest Self-Help Scammer of All Time?!

Marketing Masculinity: How Guns Are Glamorized And Normalized In America…And Why Women Are Next 

Is The Coaching Bubble Bursting?! And WHO Are the “Good” Coaches???

The 4 People Who Will Change The World (Which One Are You?)

Think And Grow Rich DEBUNKED Part 1: The Truth About Napoleon Hill, America’s First Thought Leader

America, The Land of the Free? Do You Really Buy That?

What You Need To Know About Rachel Hollis, Marie Forleo, Tony Robbins, Russell Brunson, and The Cult of Online Marketing

7-Figure Launch Secrets & The Truth About “Scaling” Your Business

How To Be An Overnight Success (No, Really!)

FREE SCHOOL and Why the Cult of Online Business Made Me Burn It All Down

What’s a Muckraker? And Why Does Marketing Need More Of Us?

Why Are There No Negative B-School Reviews? DCA? StoryBrand?

Is America a Scam? CoMuckraking with Jeff Harry

If Capitalism Can’t Solve It, What Will?

“I Hate Marketing” and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves

How To Lose Friends & Alienate People

The Age of the Personal Brand

Marketing Muckraking Podcast with Rachael Kay Albers

About the Marketing Muckraking podcast

Welcome to Marketing Muckraking, the show that asks not simply what brand culture can do for us, but what it’s doing to us — with your host, creative director, brand strategist gone wild, and the court jester of online business, Rachael Kay Albers — making fun of business and making business fun.

This is the show for rebels, revolutionaries, and renegades who run businesses that burn the rulebook. If you’re sick of business podcasts with all the answers — I’ve got nothing but questions.

Where we swap B School for FREE SCHOOL, easy for honest, and goal digging for marketing in pursuit of meaning.

If you love the show and want to support more marketing muckraking, please subscribe, review, share with your enemies, and if you really want to make my day, you can go to and leave a little something on the nightstand. 

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