"Podcasting is such a wonderful opportunity to expand your reach and to share your message. However, it doesn't happen magically. You need a lot of work." - Joel Boggess
About: Joel Boggess - Host of Relaunch Podcast, Author of #1 Amazon Best Selling book, Finding Your Voice
Joel Boggess’ broadcasting career began in the early 90’s – behind the mic in traditional radio, on camera as a reporter, and in the master control room as an AP.
Today, he is a #1 bestselling author, a front-runner in the world of podcasting and new media, and is one-half of the broadcast team behind the creation, development and explosive growth of ReLaunch.
Within 12 days of the podcast’s initial blast off, it soared up the iTunes charts to nail #1 in business, education, and in health respectively in New and Noteworthy.
His latest book, Finding your Voice, hit the #1 spot on Amazon in three categories - success, self esteem, and happiness; on the same day, in the same hour.
Joel has mastered the art and science of how to develop and execute a podcast launch and growth plan, as well as how to mobilize listeners. His global audience has grown 10-fold in twelve month’s time and he has earned numerous podcast awards including Best Overall and Most Inspirational podcast.
Overview: "Joel is passionate about sharing fresh ideas, success tips and inspirations through real life stories. He is a “natural” with broadcasting, and he enjoys teaching podcast and radio show hosts how to book great guests and have engaging interviews."
What is Relaunch: Relaunch is Joel's podcast that recently approached it's one-year mark. Joel shares the importance of having a launch team who are defined as the people that know you, like you, and want to see you succeed. He was able to put his own launch team in place to not only help with his podcast, but to help promote his book, Finding Your Voice.
Podcast Training: Joel offers a 15 video training tutorial that takes people through step-by-step on how to create your own podcast.
Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make: Don't go it alone. While a lot can be said to have the courage and belief to go it alone, you need a tribe behind you.
About Podcasting: Podcasting is not a business model. However, it can be used inside your business model to help you promote, or add value to your area of expertise. There is no less expensive, better way to have a killer podcast. It can be a revenue generator, but Joel encourages future podcasters to put the monetization on a shelf briefly, and focus on creating an amazing show that people want to listen to and be apart of.
Industry of Podcasting: The world is going on-demand and at your fingertips. Joel truly believes that podcasting is here to stay because the right people are becoming involved. People who are passionate and really want to help others are doing so through podcasts now.