208 How the Interview Podcast Model Could be Hurting You

208 How the Interview Podcast Model Could be Hurting You

If you have a podcast where you interview guests,  STOP. When you decided to get into podcasting you thought, it would be a great way to build your authority, grow your visibility, and improve your conversions. Awesome. And then you looked at the other podcasts out...
202 What’s the Most Powerful Way to Start a Podcast Interview?

202 What’s the Most Powerful Way to Start a Podcast Interview?

Don’t Blow Your Interview with the First Question! Instead, Captivate Your Audience from the Start In this episode, I want to convince you to NEVER start an episode with a LAME question again becasue it’s killing your podcast. Have you ever used these...
200 What Are Successful Podcasters Doing to Win at Podcasting?

200 What Are Successful Podcasters Doing to Win at Podcasting?

I’m taking a moment to celebrate a special milestone – our 200th episode! It’s been an incredible 7-year journey, and I want to share some valuable insights from this experience that can help you turn your podcast into a marketing machine for your...
197 How to Tap Into the Power of Storytelling in Your Podcast

197 How to Tap Into the Power of Storytelling in Your Podcast

Ever wondered how to turn your podcast from ‘meh’ to ‘mind-blowing’? Well, have I got a story for you… There are only a few things that we do that our caveman ancestors also did. And there’s one important Caveman activity that you...
189 The 3 Parts of a Powerful Podcast Call to Action

189 The 3 Parts of a Powerful Podcast Call to Action

Want a podcast that gets action? Then never skip the call to action! It may seem like an obvious statement but I hear so many podcasters skip or butcher the call to action in their podcast. I’ve shared the importance of the Call to Action before. So, if you want...
184 5 Reasons to Podcast for Your Business (Pick One)

184 5 Reasons to Podcast for Your Business (Pick One)

There are a lot of good reasons to podcast for your business but if you don’t know which one is behind YOUR podcast it won’t serve your listener, and that means it likely won’t serve your business either. In other words, when you’re not clear...
179 Stuck in a Podcast Rut? Here’s How One Client Got Out

179 Stuck in a Podcast Rut? Here’s How One Client Got Out

So, you’re cruising along with your podcast. It’s growing slowly but steadily. And then suddenly, it stops. You’re not losing listeners but you’re not gaining them either. You’re in a podcast rut.  The good news is that lots of podcasters deal with this. It’s...
This Podcast Episode is 100% AI-Generated. Does it Suck?

This Podcast Episode is 100% AI-Generated. Does it Suck?

The AI Takeover of Podcasting: The Robo-pocalypse This is how I generated it. I used: https://chat.openai.com/ .  Free to use (at the time of this episode). PROMPT Write a podcast script for an ai generated voice about how podcasts can be 100% ai created and nobody...
170 The 6 Most Common Industry Lies Podcasters Shouldn’t Buy Into

170 The 6 Most Common Industry Lies Podcasters Shouldn’t Buy Into

Podcasting is easy. Just grab a mic and go. Lots of people are making tons of money podcasting.  These are lies. Or at best, half truths.  In this episode, I get real with you about some of the harmful industry lies being told to podcasters. But don’t worry, it won’t...
164 Does Your Podcast Suck Because of the Same Old Boring Questions?

164 Does Your Podcast Suck Because of the Same Old Boring Questions?

Sometimes I listen to a podcast and I can almost see the questions the podcast interviewer is asking. I picture them clutching to these questions like it’s a floating door next to the almost sunk Titanic.  Somewhere, someone in the podcasting world told people to...
156 The 5 Mistakes I See Podcasters Make the Most

156 The 5 Mistakes I See Podcasters Make the Most

One of the best parts of what I do is getting to meet so many podcasters. I love it when they bring their problem podcast or podcast dreams to me.  And, with hundreds of coaching meetings under my belt, I can see the patterns. Every podcaster or would-be podcaster is...
155 The Simple Paradigm Shift that Could Save Your Podcast

155 The Simple Paradigm Shift that Could Save Your Podcast

The Podcast Lesson I Learned from a Burly, Tattooed Biker  You’re out there minding your own business when suddenly you come face to face with rather large, tatted up biker who forces you to see things a different way.  This literally happened to me in my twenties on...
154 Are You Ignoring The Best Podcast Episode Topic Ideas?

154 Are You Ignoring The Best Podcast Episode Topic Ideas?

Do you ever feel like you are running out of things to talk about in your podcast?  You are not alone. I hear this challenge from a lot of podcasters.  The good news is that there’s gold hiding in your past episodes! I’ve talked before about how to use past topics to...
148 Want to Nail Your Podcast Guest Intro Every Time? Do This!

148 Want to Nail Your Podcast Guest Intro Every Time? Do This!

You’ve heard it before. Hopefully on someone else’s podcast… The host boots around the guest intro so bad that the guest either has to awkwardly say something about it. Or, there needs to be a whole conversation about it – “Did I say your name right?…” ...
146 The Top 5 Ways to Pack Your Podcast with Great Content

146 The Top 5 Ways to Pack Your Podcast with Great Content

You Can’t Serve Your Listener with Crappy Podcast Content Do you want a podcast that is so great your listeners can’t wait for the next episode to drop? And do you also want that podcast to help your listeners see you as an authority and be dying to work with you or...
141 What the Heck is a ‘Podcast Producer’ (and Do I Need One)?

141 What the Heck is a ‘Podcast Producer’ (and Do I Need One)?

You’ve probably heard of a producer. And, you probably know that there are a lot of different types of producers – especially in the world of media. You have an executive producer, a line producer, a technical producer, an associate producer… the list goes on. ...
140 What’s a Podcast Coach (and Why Should You Hire One)?

140 What’s a Podcast Coach (and Why Should You Hire One)?

Hello, I’m a podcast coach. A what? A Podcast Coach. Well, what the hell is a podcast coach? This conversation doesn’t happen as much now as it used to but that doesn’t mean people aren’t wondering about it. And if they’re podcasters, they are often also thinking, ‘Do...