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Five Pieces To A Great Podcast That You Have Total Control Over (PPT 126)

With the exception of talent, connections, and a large following, there are only five pieces to create a great podcast. And everyone has total control of all five.

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The Perfect Formula For Your Podcast Elevator Pitch (PPT 060)

The Perfect Formula For Your Podcast Elevator Pitch is: [PODCAST TITLE] is a podcast where host(s) [NAME(S) OF HOST(S)] discuss(es) / interview(s) / analyze(s) [TOPIC OR FOCUS OF PODCAST]. It has a run time of about [AMOUNT OF TIME] and new episodes are published [FREQUENCY OF SCHEDULE].

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Are You Too Educational, Too Entertaining, Or Both? (PPT 059)

Is your podcast not getting traction caustic the audience is not getting what they want from an entertaining or educational aspect.

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Make More Podcasts Than You Listen To (PPT 058)

Put more work into you podcasting efforts that you put in listening to other people’s podcast. If you need to put yourself on a ‘podcast diet,’ then do it.

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Is Your Podcast All About You Or Them (PPT 057)

Know if the point of your podcast to get a message out to the public or just to hear yourself talk.

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Don’t Worry About Stats While You Worry About Stats (PPT 056)

Your downloads are not the only measure of success. Knowing your listener count can help you steer the direction of your show, but it should not dominate any aspect of your show.

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Radio Listeners Only ‘Hear.’ Podcasts Listeners Aren’t Much Better. (PPT 055)

People believe they are listening to what you are saying when they are actually barely hearing the words you are speaking. This is a hazard of the business of broadcasting and podcasting.

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Getting To Know You Happens In Pieces (PPT 054)

People don’t have time to devour your entire story in a single sitting. They will get a fuller picture from the bits and pieces they pick up along the way. Be patient.

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What A Difference A Year Makes (PPT 053)

Podcast Pep Talk is one year old, and we’ve learned and grew a lot in the past 52 weeks. How much have you learned over the course of your podcast’s life?

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Picking Your Niche Will Solve Your Scattered Content Problems (PPT 052)

Trying to be all things to all people never works. Not in business, not in relationships, and definitely not in podcasting. You don’t have to go hyper-niche but having a definite vision for who you are not catering to will greatly help keep your content topic from becoming scattered.

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