In this episode, Adam Baruh, host of Beyond The Microphone, sits down with Lyndsay Phillips, host of the Leverage Your Podcast Show. They discuss the rise of podcasting as a tool for entrepreneurs to grow their businesses, the importance of emotional courage in starting a podcast, and how to leverage podcasting for business growth.

Key Points:

1. [00:00:00] Introduction to Lyndsay Phillips and her podcast, Leverage Your Podcast Show.

2. [00:01:00] Adam Baruh discusses the importance of emotional courage in starting a podcast and shares his personal journey into podcasting.

3. [00:03:00] Lyndsay Phillips shares her journey into podcasting, from being told by her coach to start a podcast to becoming a successful podcaster.

4. [00:07:00] Transitioning from a content marketing firm to a podcast-focused business. Lyndsay discusses the importance of niching down for business growth.

5. [00:11:00] The importance of looking at podcasting from a holistic marketing perspective and setting realistic expectations.

6. [00:13:00] How PodTask can help streamline podcasting process and simplify workflow.

7. [00:15:00] The challenges and victories in podcasting. Lyndsay shares her insights on staying on top of changes in the industry and celebrating milestones.

8. [00:19:00] Strategies for growing a podcast audience, including emailing your own list, setting expectations with guests, and making it easy for guests to share the episode.

9. [00:21:00] Dealing with burnout and overwhelm in podcasting. Lyndsay shares her advice on outsourcing and automating tasks.

10. [00:25:00] Mitigating budget concerns when outsourcing podcast tasks. Lyndsay suggests focusing on the most strategic uses of your time and systemizing tasks.

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