100 Posts in 100 Days: Are you Crazy?

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In today’s post I revisit a short portion of a podcast from long ago, because to date, it is one of the most inspiring interviews I’ve ever conducted. My guest was Ryan Hanley, an insurance agent turned content marketer, who, in spite of the people in his agency thinking he was crazy, embarked on a…

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How to Start a Podcast Without Breaking the Bank [Slideshow]

If you’ve ever thought about starting a podcast, but are overwhelmed by how much it cost to pick up all of the right equipment, check out my latest SlideShare presentation. How to create a podcast with great sound without breaking the bank from Rebecca Livermore Note: This presentation is based on my blog post, How…

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How to Produce a Podcast with Great Sound Quality Inexpensively

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I received the following email from one of my podcast listeners: Hi Rebecca Thanks for a great podcast. You have really wonderful audio quality for your interviews. Are you interviewing over Skype? If you could spare me a few seconds of your valuable time could you please outline what you are doing to create such…

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PCC 010: How to Build a Platform from Scratch with Michael Hyatt

In this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast I interview Michael Hyatt, author of Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World. His blog, MichaelHyatt.com is ranked by Google in the top one-half percent of all blogs with more than 300,000 unique visitors each month. His Podcast, This is Your Life is downloaded by more…

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Why You Should Join Podcasting A to Z with Cliff Ravenscraft NOW

During the month of November, 2012, I participated in the Podcasting A to Z course, with Cliff Ravenscraft. Prior to that time I had already decided to start a podcast, and in fact, had recorded the first few episodes of my Professional Content Creation Podcast. I felt like I knew “enough” and yet knew it…

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PCC 007: How Podcasting Can Change Lives and Build Businesses With Cliff Ravenscraft

In today’s episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I’m thrilled to welcome Cliff Ravenscraft, the Podcast Answer Man. Cliff left a lucrative career in the insurance industry to pursue his passion: podcasting.  Initially the transition was a rough one financially, but his income from podcasting now far exceeds what he ever made in insurance.…

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PCC 004: Keys to Successful Podcast Interviews: John Lee Dumas

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When I decided to start a podcast, John Dumas, of Entrepreneur On Fire was one of the first people I wanted to interview. The reason? He publishes a podcast interview not once a week, but every single day, Monday through Friday. Since I’m newer to podcasting, and very new to interviewing, I knew that I…

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PCC 001: What’s the Point of Podcasting?

  Click here for the transcript. I’m super stoked to release my first Professional Content Creation Podcast episode! In this episode I talk about: The Big WHY — Why did I bother starting a podcast? I talk about how I fell in love with podcasting as a result of helping one of my clients start…

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Why You Should Use Podcasting to Market Your Business with Cliff Ravenscraft [video]

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On January 2, I’ll be launching my own podcast, as well as offering podcasting services, so I’ve been listening to a lot of podcasts here recently. By far, the best person to learn about podcasting from is Cliff Ravenscraft, The Podcast Answer Man, so I wanted to share one of his videos with you. In…

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10 Reasons to Start a Podcast

With limited time and money, you may wonder why you should bother launching a podcast, on top of everything else you’re doing. If you’re unsure about the benefits of podcasting, read on. My guess is that after reading, you’ll want to at least consider adding this type of content to the mix of everything else…

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