Permission To Relaunch Your Podcast
During my current session of Podcasting A to Z, I had shared the story how I once did a complete relaunch of my Help I Got A Mac podcast by deleting the first ten episodes that I had published and restarting the show with a brand new first episode.
One student said that, by my sharing this story, I had eliminated all the anxiety related to producing the first few episodes of his podcast and that it took away all the excuses from him launching his podcast right away. Several other students, who were following our discussion, had reported that they were also encouraged by the “permission to relaunch” their podcast. It was immediately obvious to me that this would be a great topic for Podcast Answer Man. (00:31:45)
Taking Health & Fitness To The Next Level
In this episode, I took about fifteen minutes to share a topic that has been pretty heavy on my mind over the past several years. The topic is health and fitness. More importantly, I have a desire to focus on eating healthy and having regular intentional physical activity as a part of my everyday life.
Those who have known me since I first launched my business, know that I have been recording my progress in pursuing a balanced and healthy lifestyle for many years in my Pursuing A Balanced Life podcast. I know that there are a large number of self-employed folks who listen to my show that sit in front of their computers a majority of the day and who also deal with a lack of physical activity and who also deal with a high level of stress on an occasional basis. For this reason, I decided to share what I’ve been doing for the past three and a half weeks and who I hope to get back to a lifestyle that I once had back in 2009 through 2010. (00:03:08)
New Business & Networking Hub Setup
I give a very special shout out to my good friend, Adam Raymer-Brown from Raytech Services, LLC, who helped me take my Business/Home Network to the next level. I encourage you to click here to see the photo album. (00:46:55)
Other Topics In This Episode
- Should I put my name into the title of my podcast? (00:16:22)
- Getting expert advice on acoustic panels. (00:26:16)
- Should I podcast standing up? (00:27:53)
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Upcoming Event Schedule
One of my favorite things about traveling to, and speaking at conferences, is meeting members of my community. I always make it a point to host a community meetup wherever I travel.
Below is a list of events that you might be interested in. If you can make it to any of these events, I’d love to have the opportunity to meet you. If you are not able to attend the event, but are in that area, I’d still love for you to come to the personal community meetup that I will host in that town.
Podcast Movement Conference
August 16-17, 2014 – Dallas, TX
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November 9-11, 2014 – Colorado Springs, CO
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