The Questions You Need to Build a Successful Business and Podcast

James Cridland is an award-winning writer, speaker, business consultant, and radio futurologist, as well as the founder of the weekly online newsletter “PodNews”. On the latest episode of “Should I Start a Podcast”, James and I spoke about how businesses can prepare themselves, simply by asking questions, and starting conversations. In the process, we explored his history in the industry …

Quotes That Will Change the Way You Think

It’s amazing the ability some people have to say something profound in just a few words. A well thought-out line or neatly packaged philosophical point is a truly unique art form. And it’s a valuable art form because these soundbites can be incredibly sticky. Think about it, you probably sat through endless lectures at university or in school. You also …

The One Thing That’s Holding You Back From Success

Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram all have something in common that undermines the path to your success in life. They are really good at creating distractions and wasting your time with notifications, friends requests, pictures and messages. Though in the moment, those online platforms don’t feel like a waste. That notification/dopamine fix is just what the doctor ordered, feeding your brains …

Redesigning your life: How to be your own architect

Jeff Olson – author of The Slight Edge – says ‘life is a curved construction, time is the builder, choice is the master architect’. What an inspiring idea, right? But if you’re not currently leading your best life, how do you go about changing that? Here are the five top tips to becoming your own architect and designing the perfect …

Lilli’s Lowdown – The basics of podcasting

Happy Friday everyone! It’s been another podcast focused week on the Amplify blog. Are you a novice or an expert who could use some new tips? Check out what was featured this week… “You’ve decided you’re ready, and you’re going to start a podcast. However, what’s next? Luckily, we’ve got you covered with our step-by-step guide to podcasting.”This week on Should I Start a Podcast, …

2 Easy Ways (And 1 Hard Way) to Change Your Life with the Rule of Thirds

“Change your life”, everyone wants some version of this. Sean D’Souza thinks differently. Very differently. Maybe it’s because he’s an accountant, a creative, a cartoonist, a voracious reader, a teacher, and an early riser (4 a.m. to be exact). With a life brimming with so many ideas and thoughts from all different worlds, Sean infamously vowed to take three months …