12 episodes of All About Content since the first episode, which aired on June 24, 2017.
Is a clean desk REQUIRED for creative productivity?
August 14th, 2017
david allen, gtd, oliver wendell holmes, winston churchill
Am I the only one who loves a nice, clean, organized desk? There's something about having your paper, pens, and other supplies ready to go—neatly arranged and clutter free. But is this REQUIRED for someone professionally creating content?
Can studying Breaking Bad make us better content creators?
August 10th, 2017
51 mins 24 secs
breaking bad, derek sivers, michael hyatt, seth godin, vince gilligan
What can content creators learn from Breaking Bad? In this episode, we discuss 11 ways you can become a better creator by doing things Br Ba style.
5 reasons Nerdwriter is so good
August 8th, 2017
28 mins 7 secs
evan puschak, nerdwriter, tom peters, youtube, zig ziglar
We are on the path of making the podcast more specific and focused - so this episode is an effort to do that by studying Evan Puschak, creator of Nerdwriter on YouTube.
Create an irresistible eBook
August 5th, 2017
25 mins 7 secs
ebooks, platform, seth godin, writing
Ever wonder if writing an eBook would be valuable for building your platform? Are people still reading them these days? In this episode, we walk through how to create a compelling ebook and if it will be the right fit for you.
Derek Sivers (cdBaby) and Task Managers
August 4th, 2017
25 mins 41 secs
anything you want, derek sivers, evernote, nozbe, omnifocus, social media
Have you ever been on social media and feel drained and asking yourself, "what am I doing with my life right now?" As fun as it is to read and watch stuff, there's a point where we've consumed too much content. Derek Sivers says, "Whatever excites you, keep doing it. Whatever drains you, stop doing it."
Value of Content vs Likes
August 1st, 2017
45 mins 46 secs
alton brown, content, design, harvard business review, social media
Creating Real Value for Real People. What makes content valuable? Also - what if we changed the narrative about life being busy? We also discuss Harvard Business Review, Alton Brown, Cal Newport, Walt Disney, and more!
Just get going! You don't have to get it right at first.
July 28th, 2017
30 mins 38 secs
ira glass, microphones, music, weekly review, zig ziglar
Imagine how much more you would get done if you acted like you were going on vacation tomorrow. In this episode, we focus on living productively: strategically listening to music while you work, getting started when working, the importance of a weekly review, and maintaining your calendar.
Use a timer to create content consistently
July 25th, 2017
48 mins 28 secs
cal newport, calendar, seth godin, social media, tim ferris, timer
Are you living in emergency mode? The realness of what it means to be a REAL PERSON who has to create things and meet deadlines. We have to be clear what our purpose is so we don't get lost.
Get to the point & repeatable research routine
July 20th, 2017
36 mins 34 secs
content, research, storytelling
"Stop telling stories and get to the point!" We address a 5-step process you can use to conduct research regularly.