#132: If You Don’t Have Your Health… [Podcast]

Have you ever heard the phrase, “If you don’t have your health, you don’t have anything”? I think this is a stupid thing to say, and in today’s episode I will explain why – and what to say instead.

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And for those who don’t have your health, I’ve got a newsflash: you also don’t have a free pass to whine, complain, and make excuses.

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#131: Interview With Podcast Answer Man Cliff Ravenscraft [Podcast]

This week I have my good friend Cliff Ravenscraft on the show – yes, the Podcast Answer Man himself will join us and we’ll discuss the future of podcasting and what it means for those building a platform.

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I know you were expecting Five Destructive Habits That Will Wreck Your Life, but this is a good programming change. Trust me. We have a BIG announcement, and I’ll get you those Five Destructive Habits That Will Wreck Your Life in a couple of weeks!

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#129: Write Faster, Write Better [Podcast]

For the longest time, when asked how quickly I can turnaround a writing project, my answer has been: “I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.”

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I recently discovered the person who originally penned that phrase: American journalist A.J. Liebling, who wrote primarily for The New Yorker. The reason I think this  quote rings true for many writers is actually a secret of the trade. Writing faster makes you a better writer.

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Robin Williams, Michael J. Fox, Parkinson’s Disease, and Me

Recently, Robin Williams apparently chose to take his own life. The news hit me so hard that I couldn’t bring myself to write or comment about it for a while. Even had the subject not been so tender for me, I didn’t feel I had anything relevant to say.

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Michael J. Fox (L) and Robin Williams (R) Photo from the Mirror, Copyright Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic

Now, I think I might.

#126: 5 Fatal Flaws Of Free Content [Podcast]

If you give away free content as part of a “Content Marketing” strategy, it’s important to know wthat you should not give away everything. If you give away the wrong stuff, you’ll never make any money.

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In today’s episode I you get the “5 Fatal Flaws Of Free Content” – and how to avoid them.

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#125: How To Get What You Want [Podcast]

Have you ever known anyone who just never seems to get what they want in life? They make lots of plans but things never seen to pan out well? I believe there are 5 requirements for getting successful outcomes in any area.

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In today’s episode I will share the 5 Requirements, and explain how you can put them to work starting today.

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