Community🎙 ️Podcasts for community builders
If you are a podcast listener and a community builder, check out these great podcasts with tons of resources, links, and support to help you in any stage of community-building.
As a listener, I’ve learned so much about community building, leadership, and strategy from leaders of the industry including Erica Kuhl, Brian Oblinger, David Spinks, and John Summers — to name a few!
It’s an on-the-go way to build your community awareness!
Is there a community podcast that you love but not listed here? Let me know in the comments!
Keep Connected Podcast — Meetup
The Keep Connected Podcast is about the power of community hosted by David Siegel, CEO of Meetup.
The Building Community Podcast with Simone Poetscher
The Building Community Podcast is hosted by Simone Poetscher who talks with guests about building community and establishing people networks that help reach our corporate goals. You’ll get valuable insights and tools. So you can build and improve your own people networks. Why? Because every organization and every team deserves it. — MAKE YOUR COMMUNITIES THRIVE.
The Member Engagement Show
The Member Engagement Show — Your association members want to connect with each other and with you, but how do you facilitate that connection? Heather McNair and Alex Mastrianni are two association engagement experts that will teach you strategies for building an engaging member community that will create vital connections with your members, keep them coming back with personalized, relevant experiences, and accelerate growth for your organization. If member engagement feels elusive, this is the place for you. Each episode will cover member engagement best practices and strategies that you can put into action to transform your organization.
B2B Community Builder Show
Welcome to the B2B Community Builder Show where we focus on creating valuable communities that drive the sales, marketing, and customer success motions of the world’s greatest companies. We’ll be talking with experts about Go To Market themes such as Category Design, ABM, Demand Generation, Networking, Thought Leadership, and Content Strategy and how they all fit into getting clients to believe in your mission and forming a community that drives business growth like a giant Relationship Flywheel. I am your host and Chief Executive Connector, Pablo Gonzalez, this is the B2B Community Builder Podcast, and YOU are about to learn how to become a king and queen maker.
CX Confessions: The Customer Experience Show
CX Confessions: The Customer Experience Show — Your customers crave human connection — to be part of a community — and brands that forge meaningful relationships with their customers thrive. But harnessing the power of connection across multiple digital interactions is harder than ever. In this show, we get some of the sharpest minds from the CX C-Suite to share their stories and insights, so that you can learn how to empower your customers to feel fully seen, heard, and understood — to create customers for life.
Titans of Customer Engagement
The Titans of Customer Engagement: A Customer Experience Podcast is exactly that — strategic conversations with your peers and leaders about creating the world’s greatest customer experiences. Join us in learning from our guests!
The Communities Show
With The Community Show, you feel like having a coffee ☕ or a drink 🍹 with fellow creators and community builders. We inspire you to think and dream about online communities, online events and relations, passion economy, and how emotion and people are more important than that attention-retention PowerPoint slide for your boss.
The Get Together Podcast is a show about ordinary people building extraordinary communities. “Get Together” is hosted by the team at People & Company and correspondents Mia Quagliarello, Maggie Zhang, Marjorie Anderson, and Whitney Ogutu.
The Community Experience
The Community Experience was designed to explore all things community and to help community facilitators design online communities that thrive, whether yours is a niche community based on fandom, or tied to a personal brand or business. Each week, join hosts Jillian Benbow and Tony Bacigalupo to learn practical strategies and insights from people on the cutting edge of community building, as well as a, peek behind the curtain into the inner workings of our own branded online community, SPI Pro.
The Community Punks, The Communities Show (YouTube)
The Community Punks, The Communities Show (YouTube)- Grab a cup of your favorite coffee ☕ or a glass of prosecco 🥂 and enjoy your time with Lera and Olle bringing you good vibes. The Communities Show #podcast feels like having a cozy coffee ☕ or a drink 🥂 with your industry friends.
The Cohere Podcast hosted by Dr. Lauren Vargas and Bill Johnston will explore the role networks play in our lives, and the range of disciplines and range of research focused on the emerging field of network science. As we increasingly use social technologies to augment human experiences, the Cohere podcast seeks to find the best path forward.
Conversations with Bacon
Conversations With Bacon shines a light on the thinking, approaches, and work of a diverse range of guests across the business, technology, entertainment, and beyond. It is presented by Jono Bacon, who puts the Bacon in Conversations With Bacon. New shows are released every three weeks.
Conversations with Community Manager
The Conversations with Community Manager podcast series with some of the smartest minds in the online community and social business space highlights what they’re working on, why they do what they do, and what advice they have for you. This is a great way to begin to understand the nuances of community strategy and management. Each episode is short (usually less than 20 minutes) and focuses on one community management professional.
On the Create Community! podcast, host Marsha Druker (Founder of Fuckup Nights Toronto), chats with fellow community builders to define what “community” truly means and how it evolves with changing times. Everyone can and should create a community for themselves. After all, we need the community to thrive.
Community Signal is a podcast for experienced online community professionals, including those working in audience engagement, association management, developer relations, moderation, trust and safety, and more. It’s released every two weeks and hosted by industry veteran Patrick O’Keefe. He’s been managing online communities for 20+ years and is the author of Managing Online Forums, a practical guide to managing online communities and social spaces.
Hosted by David Spinks, VP of Community at Bevy / Cofounder of CMX, this podcast brings you conversations with the top community builders, leaders, and experts in the world. Hear their stories, insights, and advice, and take your community strategy to the next level.
In Before The Lock is a podcast from Erica Kuhl and Brian Oblinger about community, customer experience, and leadership at scale. Listen and subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Pocket Casts, and everywhere that podcasts are found.
Tune in every week to hear our host Beth McIntyre interview the world’s best community builders. Hear strategies and stories you’ll love, all in 15 minutes!
20-year Digital Experience and B2B Community Expert Michael Sandoval and 20-year Relationship Manager and B2B Community Strategist Chris Detzel are your hosts for this fun and straight-shooting podcast for enterprise community managers and social media professionals. With their easy and natural inquisitive banter, your hosts will tackle hard issues facing community managers in their day-to-day struggles, and yes, over a beer. From starting new communities, digitally transforming enterprise culture, moderation, and globalization techniques are all up for discussion.
Check out the Community Talks with John Summers, a Senior Manager of Community Practice with Grazitti Interactive. Grazitti is a global provider of SaaS products and digital services leveraging cloud, mobile and social media technologies to reinvent the way you do business. Since 2008, Grazitti has been helping companies power their businesses with marketing automation and cloud innovation services, and its enterprise search platform. As a global consultancy, we have strategic partnerships with technology pioneers like Marketo, Salesforce, Google, Alteryx, Microsoft, Adobe, Lithium, Optimizely, Acquia, Shopify, and Jive. We combine these platforms with our innovative approaches to provide effective, result-oriented solutions to our clients. We have been helping hundreds of global companies to transform their business technologies and save millions.
The Find Calm Here Podcast is hosted by myself, Deb Schell. I share conversations with community-builders who give insights on what’s worked in the process of building, launching, and growing a paid online community. During the episode, we talk about tech tools that support community-building in onboarding, how to cultivate conversations, and encourage members to connect, participate, and invite others to join. The strategies that are discussed can be used on any online platform and are focused on offering a great member experience and helping others transform. My goal is to help you find calm in any stage of your community-building process to lead your network with joy, energy, and abundance.
Do you listen to any community podcasts that aren’t listed? Let me know!
Deb Schell is the Founder of Find Calm Here LLC — As a consultant, designer, copywriter, and strategist, she helps entrepreneurs find calm in building, launching, and growing their paid online communities.
Inside the Find Calm Here Community, she brings together community-builders who feel overwhelmed with launching a community, cultivating contribution, and creating an onboarding plan with the tools, resources, and support they need to find calm so that they can confidently create a community.
As the Host of the Find Calm Here Podcast, Deb shares conversations she has with community-builders and offers resources that have helped them find calm in building a paid online community.