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 …

The Hidden Benefits of Feedback

The latest guest on Should I Start a Podcast deals in something that most of us cringe when thinking about: how to handle negative feedback. Adrian Easdown is the host of That Bad Review, a podcast catered to the accommodation industry that teaches hotel managers, restaurant owners and everyone in between how to use feedback — especially bad reviews — …

Why the Market Owes You Nothing – A Lesson From Gary Vaynerchuk

For many of us in business, technological disruption and change is coming thick and fast. It’s challenging, but it’s also one of the things that attracts me to the podcasting and audio marketing space. It’s constantly evolving – fast. And that’s fun. The problem with this constant need to innovate, adapt, pivot and change is that we can lose sight …

The Journey vs. the Destination in Entrepreneurship

Last year I, for the first time in my professional career, experienced burnout. Before, when someone told me they were feeling ‘burnt-out’, I couldn’t empathise with them. I thought to myself, ‘How can you be exhausted doing something you love?’ For me, real entrepreneurs had an unlimited supply of energy. But, I found myself completely drained of energy and vitality. …

Looking into What Makes an Entrepreneur Tick

These days, everyone wants be an entrepreneur — for better or for worse. WIth the proliferation of technology and availability of information, more and more people are getting out of the cubicle and starting their own businesses. Sure, this has led to some pretty terrible products and services. But you can’t deny that we live in an amazing time in …

Podcasting for the Business Owner with Jason Skinner

On the latest episode of Should I Start a Podcast, I had the pleasure of speaking to Jason Skinner. Jason is host of Business Made Easy as well as a professional business coach and accountant. In short, he’s the guy you want to talk to if you’re trying to use podcasting to promote your business. But first, is that even …

What People Don’t Think of When Starting a Podcast

I have a statistic for you. If you’ve listened to any of my shows, or read any of my blog posts, you’ve probably heard it ad nauseum. But it bears repeating: 93% of podcasts have 7 episode or less. Let that sink in. The vast majority of podcasts on iTunes implode before reaching their 10th episodes. It’s hard to say …

4 Ways to Supercharge Your Podcast with Allison Melody of Food Heals

On the latest episode of Should I Start a Podcast, we had the immense pleasure of talking to Allison Melody, host of The Food Heals Podcast. In just a few short years, Allison’s listenership has skyrocketed to 150,000 and her show has netted her speaking gigs, a book deal and a featured spot on entrepreneur.com. Here’s a few of her …

Why Writing a Book Can Change Your Business (and Life)

The thought of writing a book is daunting, especially if you don’t consider yourself a writer. It can take quite a bit of mental energy writing an email to your boss, but writing 60,000 words on your business philosophy? Forget about it. Writing a book, however, is something every entrepreneur should consider. On a recent episode of the Copy That …