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Dave Jackson has been helping people launch podcasts since 2005 and every Saturday he is joined by Jim Collison to is runs the Average Guy Network. Together they have 20 years of podcasting experience and coaching.


episode 368: How Do I Shape My Podcast Idea Into Content That Inspires Engagement?

Today we are joined by Dave who wants to launch a show in December but needs a little feedback. We walk him through identifying his goals and audience.

We also talk about how the show might be changing in 2022.

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01:08  Sponsor:
02:18  Mugshot: Based On A True Story Podcast
03:40  Shaping a Podcast Idea
16:23  Media Host Thoughts
21:16  Listener Feedback
22:56  What Makes a Media Host Stand Out?
30:16  Awesome Supporters
33:11  Show Changes in 2022
47:17  Tascam Mixcast 4
48:58  Facebook Page vs Group

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 2021-11-20  58m