All About Content

All About Content

josh.fireside.fm
Creating real value for real people
Is a clean desk REQUIRED for creative productivity?
Aug 14 • 44 min
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? A quote from…
Can studying Breaking Bad make us better content creators?
Aug 10 • 51 min
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. ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ Let's stay in touch Read my…
5 reasons Nerdwriter is so good
Aug 8 • 28 min
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. ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ Let's stay in…
Create an irresistible eBook
Aug 5 • 25 min
How to create an irresistible ebook ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ 1. Compelling cover Use color that grabs attention Use large type and keep it simple 2. Table of contents Provide a map Link to chapters 3. Large…
Derek Sivers (cdBaby) and Task Managers
Aug 4 • 25 min
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,…
Value of Content vs Likes
Aug 1 • 45 min
How can we truly serve people and not just do it for clicks? ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ Possible new tagline for the show: Creating real value for real people Time and busyness. How can we escape it. Let's stop…
Just get going! You don’t have to get it right at first.
Jul 28 • 30 min
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…
Use a timer to create content consistently
Jul 25 • 48 min
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. ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this…
Get to the point & repeatable research routine
Jul 20 • 36 min
"Stop telling stories and get to the point!" We also address a 5-step process you can use to conduct research regularly. ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ Use pen and paper when you're stuck Helps you be more productive…
Seeing the Bigger Picture
Jul 14 • 43 min
Zoom out and see the bigger picture! ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ Repetition is where the value is Listening over and over can help you learn better What's the best computer Use what helps you convert things from…
Quest for the best
Jun 30 • 25 min
⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ What's the best medium to use for my content? We all want the best Everyone has different learning styles and preferences Writing, listening, and watching are the main mediums Blog,…
It’s ALL about content
Jun 24 • 35 min
There's a right way to make content and a wrong way to make content. So much of what we deal with everyday is CONTENT and we need to work hard to make it the best it can be. ⤵ Scroll down to see LINKS related to or mentioned in this episode ⤵ How do you…