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Podcast Pep Talk

Don’t Confuse Content Value With Production Value (PPT 177)

Either could be a hero or hindrance to your podcast growth, but they are not the same inherent issue.

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Do What You Like (PPT 176)

It’s your work. If you are not getting the response you want to your offering, continue to do whatever you like to hear in the final product. Or at least keep doing what they don’t seem to hate.

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Start Your Accolades List Now (PPT 175)

The road to finding ‘success’ in your work will be a very long journey. Start a list of accomplishments and accolades early in the journey to help sustain you.

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Are You Speaking The Language Of Your Listeners? (PPT 174)

Podcasting is an easy way to reach an audience beyond the borders of your home country. But do the norms you are used to flatter or offend those of other nations and cultures? If you don’t know, you won’t know how a broader international or cultural audience will react to your content.

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The Zero Audience Conundrum (PPT 173)

You know no one is checking out your content but you have more to present. Is now the time to quit and move on to something else?

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What Are You Known For? (PPT 161)

Of all the things I am and I do the most memorable seems to bb ‘JJ’s dad.’ you may think your audience knows who you are, but they probably don’t identify you as the image you are trying to push.

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Yes, Have Business Cards Made… (PPT 157)

…and mugs and stickers and all the things. Just don’t expect magic from having all that swag to hand out.

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Don’t Hate Them ‘Cuz They Are Famous (PPT 156)

If you are having issues with the famous people pulling in all the listeners for your podcast, remember how much how care about famous people just because their famous, and don’t care about regular people we have a real chance to get to know.

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But Are You My Friend? (PPT 155)

Call outs to other people are find, but be careful in calling a name of a person you don’t really know your friend.

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Find Dedicated Space And Keep It Sacred (PPT 154)

Finding dedicated space that is suitable for use for your creative purposes will be difficult. When you find adequate space, make sure to protect it.

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