How To Keep Your Business On Track During Turbulent Times

It’s no wonder that so many people are striving for the entrepreneurial career path. It’s exciting, freeing and can be hugely rewarding.  On a recent episode of Should I Start a Podcast I spoke with Jennifer Ho, the serial entrepreneur and host of the successful podcast, Big Girls Panties. She had a few pointers to help budding entrepreneurs level up …

How To Be Successfully Proactive When Building On Business Ideas

Having a unique business idea doesn’t automatically guarantee you a spot on the entrepreneurial wall of fame. Often, there is a lot of push-pull emotionally and logistically that prevents so many ideas from coming to fruition. I had the pleasure of chatting with Rob Christie on an episode of the Bond Appetit podcast. Rob is the founder of the shared …

3 Not So Secret Strategies for Making a Successful Business

Most business owners and entrepreneurs take this path because it offers a certain level of tangible freedom. During the beginning stages, there’s always a level of uncertainty, so why not utilize other’s successes and failures in order to evolve your brand in a meaningful and effective way. On a recent episode of Bond Appetit, I sat down with Sean D’Souza, …

How to Find Success Through Failure – a Masterclass

Potential failure is an ever-present shadow that follows many entrepreneurs.  Greg Layton from The Inner Chief podcast, recently interviewed Amplify’s very own, Ronsley Vaz.  The conversation took a deep dive into identifying common failures within business and certain simple measures you can take to avoid big mistakes.  Get Rid Of The Labels We Give Ourselves  If you had to really …

Lessons for Podcasting Success From Lawyer Turned Star Podcaster, Clarissa Rayward

Lawyer turned podcaster, Clarissa Rayward, has really shaken up industry thinking and helped many of her fellow lawyers live a healthier, happier and more balanced life with her podcast, Happy Lawyer Happy Life. Clarissa’s story just goes to prove that there are unconventional business opportunities even in the most staid and traditional of industries, and podcasting can be a great …

How to Use the Power of Listener Engagement

It seems we’ve re-entered into the age of audio. Unlike scheduled radio of yesteryear, the new audio model aligns perfectly with our 21st Century habits – easily accessible, instant, intimate and totally engaging.  “It’s becoming viral. Everyone wants to and can start a podcast,” says Audioboom’s fan engagement specialist Blair Hughes, on a recent episode of Should I Start A …

10 Proven Ways to Monetise Your Podcast

If there’s anyone who knows a thing or two about turning content into dollars, it’s Nathan Chan, the founder and CEO of Foundr magazine. What began as a humble digital magazine is now a content empire spanning podcasts, blogs, email newsletters, ebooks, courses, social media groups and more. At the We Are Podcast 2017 conference, Nathan shared 10 successful ways …

How to Get Great Guests for Your Podcast

Obviously, getting top-class guests is essential for a successful podcast, but it can also be one of the biggest challenges for any podcaster. As host of the hugely popular podcast, The Solopreneur Hour, Michael O’Neal knows the challenges and, as the guest list on his own podcast will testify, knows how to find and entice the guests you most want …

Position Yourself as an In-Demand Expert for Greater Opportunities

Building a reputation as an expert in your field is a great way of leveraging what you’re already doing to get more opportunities for your business.  Digital marketing expert and author, Louisa Dahl, knows this in spades. Through her career and as founder of the digital marketing events and training company, Interactive Minds, she has analyzed the traits and strategies …