17. Create a podcast to manage your Business Addiction with Loren & Fiona

17. Create a podcast to manage your Business Addiction with Loren & Fiona

Business Addicts is a collaboration between Loren Bartley from Impactiv8 and Fiona Redding from The Happiness Hunter. Their podcast is for anyone that is addicted to business with the aim to helps fellow Business Addicts build a business that supports a life that they love, rather than a business that controls their life! They achieve this by providing a balance of strategies, tips and …

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 …

16. Podcasting on Fire, multi-million dollar podcast businesses and massive successes with John Lee Dumas

16. Podcasting on Fire, multi-million dollar podcast businesses and massive successes with John Lee Dumas

John Lee Dumas is the Founder and Host of EntrepreneurOnFire, an award winning Podcast revealing the journey of today’s most inspiring Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. EntrepreneurOnFire generates over $250,000 a month in revenue & offers a free 15-day course on Podcasting at FreePodcastCourse.com. With over 1 million unique listens a month, EntrepreneurOnFire has inspired Fire Nation to take control of …

The ulitimate podcast guide

The Ultimate Podcasting Guide

This post is exactly what it says on the tin – The Ultimate Podcasting Guide. I would have loved to do this on the Sunday after the ProBlogger 2015 event at the Gold Coast, but a bad virus got the better of me and knocked me out for 6 days. I got hit so bad that my wife has never …

15. Podcasting, Speaking, and having your personal brand with Trevor Young

15. Podcasting, Speaking, and having your personal brand with Trevor Young

Trevor Young have worked in public relations and communications for over 20 years. Joining the industry after five years as a journalist in country Victoria, he proceeded to work with some of Australia’s biggest consulting firms including Professional Public Relations (PPR), The Rowland Company and Porter Novelli. In 1998 he co-founded Spark Communications Group with Richard Chapman, a former colleague from Porter Novelli. …

14. So you want to write blogs, shoot videos, and record podcasts with Valerie Khoo

14. So you want to write blogs, shoot videos, and record podcasts with Valerie Khoo

Valerie Khoo  is an author, speaker and multi-passionate entrepreneur with several growing businesses under her belt. She is a prolific content creator who has steadily built her public profile over a period of years by personally engaging with her online community, not to mention adding value in the form of words (blog posts), audio (podcasting) and video. I regard Valerie as …

13. Fun ways of learning and the Master of Memory Timothy Moser

13. Fun ways of learning and the Master of Memory Timothy Moser

23 year-old Timothy Moser of the ACE Productivity podcast, and the founder of MasterofMemory.com grew up in the country helping to care for his family’s farm and business. Milking goats was not uncommon to this guy! Even with a humble background, Timothy had enough drive and passion to pursue his dream of starting a business that could provide him the lifestyle …

Probloggers who podcast #pbevent Podcast Revolution

The complete guide to ProBloggers that Podcast #pbevent

Tourism Tweetup By Holly Galbraith @HollyGalbraith Tourism Tweetup the Podcast is a resource for tourism managers, destination marketers, tourism and marketing professionals which provides interviews about what is happening in the world of social media marketing, blogger outreach, campaigns and tourism marketing. If you work in hotels, destination marketing or with any tourism or travel brands or events this podcast …

12.Opportunities, Authenticity, and Getting Real Live with Susan Sohn

12.Opportunities, Authenticity, and Getting Real Live with Susan Sohn

Susan Sohn is a strong voice for family through the structure of Get Real Live. Additionally, Susan has managed to build a thriving business through simply doing what she does and is now spending much of her time giving back and helping other people Build | Connect and most importantly ENGAGE. Susan started blogging before it was ever deemed cool. She started …

11. Balanced life: Key to having all the time in the world with Dan Norris

11. Balanced life: Key to having all the time in the world with Dan Norris

Dan Norris is a passionate entrepreneur with an obsession for content marketing. His content has been described by Joe Pulizzi, the content marketing godfather himself, as “must read”. Dan was voted Australia’s top small business blogger by Australia’s largest business magazine, Smarter Business Ideas in 2013. Dan is the co-founder in WP Curve, one of the world’s fastest growing WordPress support …

10. "How-to" Podcast and why podcasting is better than a PR campaign with Scott Webber

10. “How-to” Podcast and why podcasting is better than a PR campaign with Scott Webber

Scott is the creator and host of the “Not Bad For Dad Podcast“. “Not Bad For Dad” is a resource created to help Dads adopt skills, develop tools and acquire the knowledge to build a solid and successful life. Dads are encouraged to free up time so they can really connect or reconnect with the most important people in their …

9. The love for authenticity and the power of podcasting with Chris and Laci of the Cerrone Show

9. The love for authenticity and the power of podcasting with Chris and Laci of the Cerrone Show

The Cerrone Show is a top ranked business podcast specifically for entrepreneurs and anyone looking to make a change in their life. The Chris Cerrone Show is an audio podcast hosted by Chris Cerrone and Laci Urcioli. Wanting to bring some new names to the podcasting world they have interviewed some fantastic entrepreneurs, solopreneurs and awesome people. Guests that are the movers …

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 …

8. Serving your community, the power of a podcast platform and Flying Solo with Robert Gerrish

8. Serving your community, the power of a podcast platform and Flying Solo with Robert Gerrish

Robert Gerrish has done a lot for the entrepreneurs of Australia. Soon after Saatchi & Saatchi bought his independent marketing agency in 1989, Robert ran off to do his own thing. Focusing primarily on youth brands, Robert made a couple of sideline forays into the world of art and music before moving from London to Sydney. He finally succumbed to soloism with the …

7. Blogging, podcast engagement levels, and the power of ProBlogging with Darren Rowse

7. Blogging, podcast engagement levels, and the power of ProBlogging with Darren Rowse

Darren Rowse is widely regarded as Australia’s top blogger and is one of the most followed and influential Australians on Social Media. In 2002 Darren started his first ever blog – not knowing that what would start as a personal hobby site would grow into a full time profession and million dollar business.   You have to check out his …

6. Don't recreate the wheel, creating the ripple affect, and Relationship of gratitude with Chuck Wang

6. Create the ripple affect & have the relationship of gratitude with Chuck Wang

Chuck Wang who by the young age of 34, lived in San Diego, California, ran a small business, maintained $250,000 in liquid assets, owned $2 million dollars in real estate, drove a BMW, vacationed in Cancun, Mexico, scuba dived in Jamaica and Hawaii, and embarked, with talks of comfortably retiring. Then within a year Chuck lost it all. In 2011, …

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 …

5. Contagious stories, Doing what you're passionate about, and the Privilege to be listened to with Osher Gunsberg

5. Contagious stories, live your passion, & the privilege to be listened to feat. Osher Gunsberg

Professionally, Osher Gunsberg was a host on “Australian Idol”, for seven years, before moving to the USA 2009 to pursue his career further. In 2011 he became the first Australian to host a live, primetime, network show in the USA when he worked on “Live to Dance” on CBS. Most recently he was the host of the first season of …

7 things you should never do when you start a podcast

7 things you should never do when you start a podcast

Have you ever heard of the saying that you should start with the end in mind? Well, you should always start with the end in mind. This list are things that stopped current podcasters from reaching their maximum potential. And, hindsight is always 20-20. So, you should stand on the shoulders of giants and learn from their mistakes. To create a …

4. Hurricanes, Content on demand, Homeless to success story, and creating a foundation with Sean Ackerman

4. Content on demand, homeless to success, & creating a foundation with Sean Ackerman

Sean Ackerman, a husband, father, business professional and most recently a podcaster, writer and entrepreneur.  In 2011 Sean and his family, were on a vacation in Disney World, when they received the news that our home had been through a flood after Hurricane Irene. After they got back they found themselves homeless. Sean put his best game face on until …

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 …

3. Pre-Podcasting Processing, The Sales Whisperer,Establishing yourself as an authority, Sustainable model with Wes Schaeffer

3. Pre-podcast processing & establishing yourself as an authority with Wes Schaeffer

Wes Schaeffer’s wasn’t one of those 20 year olds that finally hit “rock bottom” and built an amazing business. Wes went to college, served in the Air Force, got married, raised a family, with a great job, making over $100,000. But Wes found that he still was not happy. While the economy kept changing,  the lack-of-vision from Wes’ bosses didn’t. …

7 ways to use a podcast to improve the ROI of your business

7 ways to use a podcast to improve the ROI of your business

A lot of the times we forget how important it is to measure the Return on Investment (ROI) for the things we do. We invest time, money and energy into nice-to-do activities which make us feel like we are busy but they are just activities. They don’t contribute to whatever goal we are trying to achieve. And, a podcast definitely …

2. Changing our conditioned perspective, Making an impact, and the success of variety with Michaela Clark

2. Changing our perspective, making an impact, & the success of variety with Michaela Clark

In this episode we talk about: Why Michaela decided to create a podcast On demand media How does Michaela find guests for the show The success of variety How to get out of your own way How to get your message out Launching your podcast Sponsorship for your podcast Time management Commitment Difference between blogging and podcasting Impact of creating a …

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 …

1. Unleashed opportunities, creating more than a product, & the intimacy of podcasting with Greg Barth

1. Unleashed opportunities, creating more than a product, & the intimacy of podcasting with Greg Barth

In this episode we talk about: Get outside comfort zone Endless opportunities unleased How to get ahead of the trend Connecting with other people Believing in yourself On Demand Media The Gold Rush of Podcasting Fitness Mindset Motivation Being unique, making your business stand out Revenue of Podcasting Establishing a Network Mistakes of podcasting Creating a brand for yourself P90X …

7 reasons why the podcast medium is going to explode

7 reasons why the podcast medium is going to explode

I don’t get asked this question as much as I thought I would, but I do believe that it is one that I gives people a perspective of understanding. These reasons allow a business owner, an entrepreneur, or a blogger to pivot their view on the world of content consumption. 1. The multitasking element People don’t have time to stop what …

7 quick and cheap reasons why you should create a podcast

7 quick and cheap reasons why you should create a podcast

I owe the thinking behind this article to James Tuckerman, who asked the right questions to help me see things from a different angle. There are so many feel-good reasons why you should start a podcast. But, here are the reasons why a podcast will save you money as well as save you time. These are the 7 quick and …

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 …

7 steps to create your own podcast

7 steps to create your own podcast

With anything you do, there is always a process that other-people-have-followed way. Or, the other do-what-I-feel, haphazard way. This set of steps has taken me a long time to implement, reverse engineer and then confirm with a whole bunch of high profile podcasters. So, I am very confident in saying that if you are creating a podcast, your best chance …

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 …

7 reasons that stop entrepreneurs from podcasting

7 reasons that stop entrepreneurs from podcasting

It is because of a good friend of mine Andrew Griffiths that asked the question, that made me go back and think about the conversations I had with people. I went back and thought about the resistance that fired off in our brains when it came to creating a podcast. I remembered my resistance. Here are my seven … 1. …