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S01E34: How to Build a Newsletter as a Full-Time CEO - with Bill Kerr of Open Source CEO

— a weekly newsletters for founders, investors and leaders in tech that want to outperform the competition.

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Welcome back to another episode of the Send & Grow podcast. This week, SparkLoop's Dylan Redekop chats with Bill "Doc" Kerr, founder of Open Source CEO, a weekly newsletter helping founders, investors, and leaders in tech who want to outperform the competition.

Bill's journey as the founder of Open Source CEO offers a unique perspective on newsletter creation and growth—given he's a full-time CEO himself at his own startup, Athyna. His insights provide invaluable lessons for founders & CEOs keen on exploring similar paths.

In this episode, Dylan & Bill delve into:

  • The Genesis of Open Source CEO: How Bill carved a niche for this newsletter separate from his business at Athyna.
  • Growth Strategies for Newsletters: Bill's approach to using social profiles, ads, and referral programs to scale up.
  • Synergizing Roles: How Bill harmonizes his responsibilities at Athyna and Open Source CEO, creating a mutually beneficial relationship.
  • Content Creation Insights: Bill's take on reducing friction in the creative process and utilizing advanced tools for content research.
  • Expansion and Future Plans: The roadmap for Open Source CEO and how it aims to broaden its reach and content spectrum.
  • Advice for CEOs and Founders: Bill's tailored guidance for those at the helm looking to venture into newsletter creation.
  • Impact Assessment: Exploring how Open Source CEO enhances Athyna's business, from lead generation to team engagement.

...and much more!

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