Lead magnets for your podcast

10 Tips to make lead magnets for your podcast

Getting leads from your podcast needs a lead magnet to attract them. Ever since I started working on my podcast, I’ve been obsessed with the idea of doing something fun and engaging to build up a following. Essentially, this is a “lead magnet” for your podcast. When you think about it, an email list or database of subscribers is one …

Make your podcast audience love you

10 tips to make your podcast audience love you

Podcasting is a great way to connect with your audience and make them feel like they’re part of something. Use these 10 tips to help you grow a loyal following that will stick with you forever. 1. Know your audience The more you know your audience, the better you can make them love you. So here’s what to do: Know …

How to make money with your podcast

Business owners – This is how to make money with your podcast

Yesterday I released a new episode on Should I Start A Podcast which was all about making money from your podcast. If you land up listening, you will: Learn how different business owners make money from their podcast Hear the misconceptions about making money from your podcast Take a deeper look at how to sustain the podcast creatively and financially …

182. 7 Things You Can Do Today That Will Pay Off on Your Podcast Forever with Darren Rowse

Are you a procrastinator? 20% of adults claim to be prone to procrastination, and I suspect that percentage is even higher among creatives and entrepreneurs. What if you could work around your procrastination and get some simple things done that could pay off forever? Welcome to Should I Start A Podcast where each week Ronsley Vaz, with the help of …

181. How to Identify Your Podcast Niche with Clint Salter

Knowing your niche when developing and marketing your podcast can go a long way to making all your hard work pay off. But how do you identify your niche? 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, …

176. Aaron Fifield on Getting a Sponsor for Your Podcast, Building Your Brand and Creating an Essential Show

Podcasting is a fantastic way to get your voice and brand out into the world, however, there is an exchange of time required to get your podcast out each week. What if you could find a way to have your podcast pay for itself? Let’s talk sponsorships. Welcome to Should I Start A Podcast where each week Ronsley Vaz, with …

141. Top Pro Tips for Automating the Essential Processes of Your Digital Business

Automating the processes and procedures of your business is not the sexiest of topics, but it can be vital to building a manageable and scalable enterprise. In this panel-style discussion recorded at the We Are Podcast 2017 event, four top digital entrepreneurs share their best tips and advice on developing a product ecosystem, getting your frameworks and standard operating procedures …

best podcasts

The 2016 We Are Podcast Program: Best Podcasts

Thursday the 6th of October  Masterclasses from 1:30pm – 5 pm Friday the 7th of October  Morning Session 9 am – 11:10 am Pre-lunch Session 11:35 am – 01:05 pm Post-lunch Session 2:05 pm – 3:35 pm Post-tea Session 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 6:30 – 9pm NETWORKING SESSION 8th of October 2016 Morning Session 9:00 am – 11:00 am Pre …

7 things podcasters don’t want you to know about podcasting

7 things podcasters don’t want you to know about podcasting

Contrary to popular belief, there is no magic bullet to having a successful podcast. You can only take the lessons learned by previous podcasters and stand on their shoulders. There are apparently over 95% of podcasts out there that are either inactive or are not fulfilling their primary purpose. That purpose could’ve been monetary or otherwise. A lot of us …

Networking is a bad word

Networking is a bad word

This article is inspired by a post I saw on the Screw the Nine to Five Facebook group. The idea that networking is so scary and disliked really got to me. I don’t like the idea of networking either. And, I started to wonder why that is. I have such an aversion to attending networking events. It is probably because …

Your audio recording is paramaount

Your audio recording is paramaount

In this video I talk about 2 most important things: Making sure you record on seperate channels when you interview your guest And, checking your levels as well as your guest’s audio quality

Being a Family Man, Building an Online Emperor, and Giving Value to Others with Pat Flynn

Being a Family Man, Building an Online Emperor, and Giving Value to Others with Pat Flynn

Entrepreneurial Heart Health—A Heart of Gold Article by: Chet Turnbeaugh (As heard on Episode 68 of the Bond Appétit Podcast with Master Chef, Ronsley Vaz) In today’s world of sharing and collaboration we find that the more we give, the more we get. Pat Flynn, serial entrepreneur, online mastermind, and inspirational business podcast host has mastered the art of providing …

A simple way to build trust and kill the competion that works for every Real Estate agent

A simple way to build trust and kill the competition that works for every Real Estate agent

“The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.” – Albert Einstein As an entrepreneur I love stories and I particularly enjoy identifying different types of stories. From ones we tell ourselves to keep us in our comfort zones, to ones that we can go back to and remember …

You don't have to be a TV star to be seen as the go-to expert in your industry

You don’t have to be a TV star to be seen as the go-to expert in your industry

“People wonder why first-time directors can make a brilliant picture, then suck on the second one. It’s because they’re a little terrified the first time. So they listen to all the experts around them.” – James Caan There was a guy who so loved duck hunting that he chose that over playing pro football for the NFL. He invented a …

Why video and blog-writing is a crowded space and the 5 things you should consider

Content creation has got to be on every business, artist, or expert brand’s to-do list. In fact if you look at some of the most successful people or brands on the planet, they all put aside creative time to produce content. My name is Ronsley Vaz and I’m Australia’s No.1 Food Podcast Host, and content is my game. Now I’m …

5 Reasons you should do what you love

5 Reasons you should do what you love

“The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.” – Lily Tomlin The glaring problem I see most in the business world today, is people not doing what they love. They either get into doing something because someone has made some money out of it, or even worse, they’ve just always done something. In their …

WHY A PODCAST IS BETTER THAN A PR CAMPAIGN

7 reasons why creating a podcast is better than any PR campaign

There comes a time in one’s podcasting journey when you realise the impact your podcast has created for you and your business. When that time comes, you start looking around to compare it to something familiar. Something traditional and mainstream. Something that will allow you to measure the effectiveness of what you’ve managed to do. Maybe, “A PR campaign“! As …

You can bet on Podcasting

You can bet on Podcasting

Why most entrepreneurial businesses will profit from a podcast For me one of the most important aspects to consider a new marketing medium is whether there is a benefit in that medium or not. There are multiple articles that highlight the benefits of podcasting for business, and I will cover the important ones in future blog posts. But, we will …

How any niche can create a meaningful following

How any niche can create a meaningful following

A podcast that puts you to sleep. WHAT?! The more I find out, the more my belief in the podcast medium increases. And, if you think that you have a business that can’t create a podcast, I really beg you to rethink your beliefs. For example, with every single podcaster on the planet looking at how they can create the …

Is podcasting back from the dead?

Is podcasting back from the dead?

No, this is no eulogy. Back in January 2008, Michael Geoghegan gave the infamous presentation titled, “Podcasting is Dead“. He gave this presentation at a very well renowned conference called New Media Expo. He was a kinda twisted though, because his presentation wasn’t really talking about the death of podcasting, but something entirely different. He was referring to how unprofitable podcasters …

5 problems that starting a podcast will solve

5 problems that starting a podcast will solve

Have you ever considered starting your own podcast? Do you currently listen to a podcast you really love and dream about doing the same? Well, that was my story. I used to consume podcasts and audio books like they were going out of style. They inspired me. They got me thinking about different points of view that I hadn’t ever thought …

Podcasting - show me the money (1)

Podcasting – show me the money

Whenever I mention that I have an award winning food podcast that has been on the charts, and that I get on average 5,000 listens a day, I always get asked this question next. “So Ronsley, how do you make money with this? How does this translate to your bottom line?” Well my young grasshopper, even though I don’t use …