Akimbo Upgrade Your 2022

Upgrade your skills. Upgrade yourself.

Join Seth Godin and Akimbo Teachers LIVE

January 11th, 2022 - Tuesday - 2:30pm EST
Join us LIVE

...Well worth the time and investment.... Louise Jalbert (happy Akimbo student)

5 experts. 3 Hours. 6 Topics. ONE DAY!

Story telling. Copy writing. Podcasting. Marketing. Book writing. Business Startup and Growth. (and more!)

Join us for an unique experience as we launch Akimbo Workshops Winter 2022!

In one day, at one time and in one place get the best tips and insights YOU NEED to get better at specific skills.

  • Storytelling – Learn how to bring your craft and message to those who need it.
  • Copywriting – What makes copy effective or ineffective and what inspire people to take action
  • Podcasting – Ready to make your first podcast and make the one you have better
  • Book publishing – How can you start to write, publish and market your first book
  • Small business success – ready to thrive as a freelancer? as a small business owner?
  • Better marketing – What are the keys to truly great and effective marketing.

Learn how to take your skills to the next level and upgrade your professional career or business.

Akimbo, home of the AltMBA, is a community of teachers, coaches and students.

Seth Godin

Live Discussion with Seth Godin

What is Akimbo?

The Akimbo Workshops are proven, powerful and efficient online communities that help people learn to see. We run seminars for freelancers and bootstrappers. We teach people how to run a food business, tell a story and find their voice. We help Creatives become more creative, managers learn to lead and anyone and everyone create a podcast.

CHECK OUT an Akimbo Workshop Now!

small business

I cannot adequately express my gratitude for the coaches, and the community for your help and guidance on this part of my journey. Thank you! Dawn Repola (Akimbo Student)


Alexandra DiPalma

Alexandra DiPalma

Alexandra DiPalma is a podcast producer and co-founder of Domino Sound, a queer, Black woman-owned network & production company creating authentic, inclusive and disruptive media content. Domino’s productions include HBO’s Between the World and Me Podcast, The Cheat Code and Food 4 Thot, among others.

Alex and Seth Godin have been teaching The Podcasting Workshop together since 2018, and it has been one of the greatest joys of her career.

Prior to founding Domino Sound, Alex ran the Brand Studio at Midroll Media/Stitcher, produced television at Fusion, and a daily news show at Minnesota Public Radio. She attended Columbia University and NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.

Margo Aaron

Margo Aaron

Margo Aaron is the creator of the popular Akimbo workshop The Copy Workshop and has taught over 4,000 students how to sell ethically, market honestly, and use words to inspire action. 

Her website, That Seems Important, was named one of the top 100 Websites for Writers by The Write Life, and her work has been featured in Thought Catalog, Entrepreneur, Thrive Global, Hubspot, ThinkGrowth, Growth Lab, Copyhackers, and Inc.

Bernadette Jiwa

Bernadette Jiwa

Bernadette Jiwa is an author, story strategist and teacher whose bestselling books are modern classics on mastering the art of storytelling to persuade, influence and inspire. 

Her award-winning blog has been a source of inspiration for leaders from Disney, UNICEF, Louis Vuitton, Adidas, United Nations, Red Cross, Microsoft, Google, Barclays, Lululemon, Clarins, Dyson, Hilton, TED, FedEx, LEGO, Nike, Amazon, Stanford University, Hallmark, World Vision, McKinsey, Uber, Sony, Ford, Salesforce, Twitter, Mini, Oracle, Siemens, Morgan Stanley, Sky, General Mills, IBM, Bupa and more.

Marie Schacht

Marie is our Chief Learning Officer. It’s no surprise that she loves learning and finds ways every day to embrace her inner teacher.

You’ll see Marie focusing her energy on caring for our culture and mission. She brings her curiosity, resilience, determination and patience in how she shows up–step by step leading change and making a ruckus.

Marie works at the intersection of design, community, equity, hospitality, and adventure. She creates learning journeys that offer our students the space to understand who they are and empower them to discover where they want to go.

At Akimbo, Marie blends her collective experience into a special kind of magic.

She’s an aspiring wine sommelier and a fan of instant pot cooking. Marie lives to move and explore, you’ll probably catch her flying in an airplane, riding a bike or running trails somewhere.

Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray a serial entrepreneur focused on small business success. He’s started five companies and sold two of them and is a four-time author. 


Ramon’s latest book is “Celebrity CEO”, all about personal branding.


He’s a global keynote speaker, event host and emcee, entrepreneur, and best-selling author.


Ramon inspires and educates thousands of business owners a year and works with leading brands to help them reach small businesses.


He’s the founder of SmartHustle.com, Entrepreneur.com Contributor, and host of the popular podcast “Breakfast with Champions”

Kristin Hatcher

Kristin Hatcher

Kristin Hatcher is a strategist who writes. She creates spaces and experiences that get people where they want to go.

Together with Seth Godin, Kristin founded Writing in Community, a community of practice for people who want to write and publish a book. Dozens and dozens of books were published during the first run of Writing in Community.


Kristin is fascinated by accompaniment, the notion that solidarity can be operationalized and that there is great power in walking together towards a shared outcome. She’s built programs of accompaniment for parents trying to access reconstructive surgery for their kids, for survivors of sexual assault, and now for people who want to become authors.

Seth Godin

Seth Godin

Seth Godin is an Author, Entrepreneur and Most of All, A teacher. Seth is an entrepreneur, best-selling author, and speaker. 

In addition to launching one of the most popular blogs in the world, he has written 20 best-selling books, including The Dip, Linchpin, Purple Cow, Tribes, and What To Do When It’s Your Turn (And It’s Always Your Turn). 

His book, This is Marketing, was an instant bestseller in countries around the world. The latest book is The Practice, and creatives everywhere have made it a bestseller. In 2013, Seth was one of just three professionals inducted into the Direct Marketing Hall of Fame. In an astonishing turn of events, in May 2018, he was inducted into the Marketing Hall of Fame as well. He might be the only person in both.


Tuesday, Jan 11th, 2:30pm EST

We know there's detailed oriented humans, who want an agenda, who want to know "what's going to happen and when".

We know a few things:

1. The event will take place on Tuesday, Jan 11th at 2:30pm

2. It will last for approximately 2 hours.

3. There will be an open discussion with insights from Akimbo teachers, including Seth Godin

4. You'll learn a lot

5. You'll have fun (at least we hope so)