137. Making the Membership Model Work

Taking your audience from avid listeners to paying members can be a lucrative way of monetising your podcast. Welcome to Should I Start A Podcast where each week Ronsley Vaz, with the help of a star-studded entrepreneurial guest lineup, explores why you should start a podcast; build an audience, and how to keep them hungry for more. If you’re thinking …

How To Build Your Community and Reach the People Who Count

The way we interact and engage with people has completely changed, so building a meaningful community around your podcast can certainly have its challenges, particularly if you’re new to podcasting. On a recent episode of Should I Start a Podcast, we shared successful entrepreneur, Robert Gerrish’s inspiring speech from We Are Podcast 2015. Here are some of the the key …

How To Repurpose Your Podcast As a Promotional Tool

Whether you’re starting out, or well established in your business, the likelihood you have a spare $1 million in your back pocket for marketing and promotion is very slim. On the latest episode of Should I Start a Podcast, we shared James Tuckerman’s keynote speech from We Are Podcast.  As one of Australia’s most accomplished digital publishers, he gives us …

262. Pre-Interview Preparation, Developing a Conversation Structure and Keeping it Concise, with Sean D’Souza

Mastering the art of interviewing is something that takes time, dedication and a little know how. Join Ronsley Vaz as he talks with some of the most forward-thinking entrepreneurs around the world, and picks their brain about doing what they love, navigating the challenges and anxieties of a self-made business and how to think outside the box. If you’ve ever …

Navigating the Emotional Side of Business To Enter A World Of Success With Paul Smith

Working towards success and achieving emotional freedom within our professional lives is what many of us strive to achieve. On a recent episode of Bond Appetit, Ronsley chatted with the self-proclaimed ‘accidental entrepreneur’ Paul Smith, about developing a successful business whilst keying into and managing the emotional aspects that come with the territory. Here are some of the key points …

261. Re-framing Failure and Trauma as a Catalyst for Success with Rob Christie

In the shiny, happy world of entrepreneurial success, we don’t often hear about an entrepreneur’s failures and even traumas. But these can play an incredible part in a person’s success. In fact, you could say success is often a product of failure. Each week, join Ronsley Vaz as he talks with some of the most forward-thinking entrepreneurs around the world, …

Paying it Forward: 10 Ways You Can Start Helping Others Today

On the latest episode of Should I Start a Podcast, I went on the Inspiring Business for Good podcast with Harvee Pene. The show is all about using business to help others. I decided to compile a list of ways that we, as everyday people, can start doing good and helping others. They require any crazy amount of money or …

3 Tips for Running a Successful Business with Your Partner

This week’s episode of Should I Start a Podcast features Jen Harbinger, who handles the business side of podcast veteran Jordan Harbinger. Jordan and Jen have a funny story for how they met — you’ll have to listen to the podcast for that one, but I can tell you it’s very 21st-century — but they have also learned some pretty …