462 – The Decision To Start My Own Business

by Cliff Ravenscraft on August 11, 2016

sn462

I’ve often told the story of just how much my wife, Stephanie, supported my decision to leave my career in insurance to pursue an career related to podcasting and technology. I’ve mentioned on several occasions, how she was the one who finally convinced me to make that decision.

What if I told you that you could actually listen to an audio recording of the conversation that Stephanie and I had immediately after making the decision that I would go in the very next day and tell my dad that I was leaving the family business, to start my own internet based business?

The fact is that you can hear the audio recording of that conversation, from September 26th 2007, in this week’s episode of The Cliff Ravenscraft Show.


 
 
Podcasting A to Z
Do you want to learn how to podcast but don’t know where to start? Podcasting A to Z is a four week online training course that walks you through each step in the process of setting up a podcast. You not only get step-by-step tutorials, but you also have the ability to get answers to all your questions during the four week session.

If you have been thinking about starting a podcast, this is the course for you. Just head over to http://PodcastingAtoZ.com for full details. I look forward to potentially working with you.

 
 
Free Month of Media Hosting With Libsyn!
Because of all the years of sending clients to sign up for accounts with Libsyn, they have created an affiliate program only given to a hand selected group of podcasting experts. I’m delighted that I am now able to offer your ONE MONTH FREE when you sign up for a new account with Libsyn. Simply use promo code GSPN when you sign up! For my complete thoughts on podcast hosting, click here.

 
 
Podcast Video Tutorials:
I have a growing list of video tutorials that I have created based upon the the top things my clients have hired me to help them with. See the full list of tutorials by clicking here.

Subscribe To The Cliff Ravenscraft Show:
iTunes RSS Feed

Access My Best Podcasting Advice, Tips & Strategies. FREE!

Every Friday, I send an email sharing my best advice, tips and strategies related to podcasting. Each of these weekly emails contain relevant and actionable information that can help you no matter where you are in your podcasting journey.

Powered by ConvertKit
  • Mark Schinnerer

    Wow! This is the first episode of yours I have ever listened to. You and Stephanie have obviously had an amazing journey. Zig Zigler said “You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough people get what they want.” It sounds like you guys put that one to work! I too am struggling with decisions of change, growth, and serving others. I just wish I was 30 years younger. But as the saying goes, ‘the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the second best time is today.’ Thank you. Much success, and God speed.

  • From all of us who have taken the step and need reminders of why we took the leap, thank you!

  • Thank you Mark. I’m thrilled that you enjoyed the episode.

  • Mark, I’m honored to have you as a brand new listener. I’m equally thrilled to know that having this be your very first episode, it was something that you enjoyed.

    So true about the right time to plant a tree. I wish you great success in navigating the path ahead as you make bold decisions about how you will intentionally change things, how you will grow and how you will see to serve others in such a way that will lead to fulfilling life of no regrets.

  • ak

    Loved the episode. Thank you so much Cliff. I was so nervous when you were sharing because that’s exactly what I feel at times. You are meant to be doing what you are doing. Thank you, thank you for sharing this.

  • Thank you for the feedback. I’m so glad that you enjoyed this episode. I wish you great success in discerning the path ahead.

Previous post:

Next post: