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Podcast Pontifications

255 EpisodesProduced by Evo TerraWebsite

Podcasting needs to be made better, not just easier. Because after 15 years, less than a quarter of the population listen to podcasts regularly. While new business models, discovery apps, and content curators will evolve, much of the responsibility --and work-- falls on us, the working podcaster. Th… read more


Getting Your Mind Right About Becoming A Podcasting Professional [Episode 202]

Getting your mindset right and making a commitment to move from hobbyist podcaster to podcasting professional is key, but only after you:

No, none of these are easy. But the mindset is probably the hardest part. So I’ll wrap this four-part miniseries with two messages:

  1. There's a very good chance that you will not succeed. Yes, that’s a Bummer. But it’s reality. No matter how much effort and energy you put into becoming a professional in the world of podcasting… it just may not work. 
  2. Success might look completely different than what you're thinking about right now. So keep your mind open and increase your luck surface area.

There’s never been a better time to make the decision to turn pro. I’m rooting for you! 

A text-based and totally-re-written-for-reading version of this episode can be found at:

Podcast Pontifications is published by Evo Terra four times a week and is aimed at the working podcaster. The purpose of this show is to make podcasting better, not just easier.

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