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Talking about what else you can do with a podcast


Make your conference better with a podcast - #117
Oct 7 • 5 min
Are you part of a group that has a conference every year? Some of those groups have membership fees just to be a part of the group. And then the conference is an additional cost on top of that. That’s fine, I guess. But I’ve noticed…
Rule 7 in podcasting - #116
Sep 17 • 7 min
There are four parts to a mobile-friendly message. There’s the technical (technology and technique). There is also the communication side (content and presentation). Content is what you say Presentation is how you say it Content and presentation are…
The Great Commission and Mobile Technology - #115
Sep 13 • 6 min
Remember that story? From the Bible. Jesus told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit….
4 types of noise in your podcast - #114
Aug 5 • 13 min
Noise interferes with communication. And because podcasting is an act of communication, noise is a problem for podcasters. But sometimes noise can’t be fixed with anything technical. It’s a different kind of problem that needs a different kind of…
Rule 6 in podcasting - #113
Jul 25 • 5 min
On the technical side of podcasting there are two important parts: Technology and technique. 1. Technology is what you use 2. Technique is how you use it Technology and technique are not equal in importance. And that’s why there is Rule 6 in…
Rule 5 in podcasting - #112
May 16 • 9 min
Your podcast needs editing because of how your audience experiences your show. Here are two edits you need, no matter your editing philosophy. Rule 5 in podcasting OnTheGo.FM Links mentioned in this episode: Segment from On the Media…
What can a podcast ministry do for your church? - #111
Apr 16 • 6 min
Can your church encourage greater participation and engagement with a podcast ministry? Can you teach your teachers how to teach better with a podcast ministry? Can you provide ministry training with a podcast ministry? Hint: Yes! (All that and more!)…
The new Radio 101 class should teach podcasting - #110
Apr 9 • 7 min
I believe the best way to prepare broadcast students for the future is by emphasizing how to produce podcasts. If you love talking, telling stories, editing—if you love audio—you’ve got to learn podcasting!
Rule 4 in podcasting - #109
Apr 2 • 5 min
Which microphone should I use? Do I need a mixer? How do I plug two mics into my computer? How do I talk to someone in another part of the world? Before you buy anything, listen to Rule 4. It’s all about the technical side of podcasting: Technology and…
Rule 3 in podcasting - #108
Mar 26 • 5 min
Making a podcast is more complex than some make it sound. Lots of details. It can be overwhelming, making you wait and wait to start your podcast. That’s why there’s Rule 3 in podcasting.
Rule 2 in podcasting - #107
Mar 19 • 6 min
Before you listen to this episode, make sure you listen to Rule 1 in podcasting. Rule 1 is so important it needs to be heard first. After you hear Rule 1, then you’ll be ready to hear the challenges you’ll face with Rule 2 in podcasting.
Rule 1 in podcasting - #106
Mar 12 • 6 min
This episode is about the mindset you need to embrace when you make podcasts.
Do you understand the potential of podcasts? - #105
Feb 19 • 4 min
You can change the world, your community, your church, your neighbors, or even yourself with a podcast. Discover the potential of podcasting and make your message mobile.
Will people stop coming to church if we podcast it? - #104
Feb 5 • 5 min
Will people stop coming to church if I podcast it? Or can a podcast ministry actually help?
4 parts of a mobile friendly message - #103
Jan 22 • 7 min
There are 4 parts to a mobile-friendly message. Two have to do with technical things. The other two are about good communication skills.
Make your message mobile with a podcast - #102
Jan 11 • 13 min
Culture has changed. Exponential technologies have radically changed how we communicate. Discover why making your message mobile is key, and making it mobile with a podcast is the best way to do that.
What else can you do with a podcast? - #101
Jan 1 • 3 min
Podcasts are more popular now than ever. But don’t let the top podcast charts overshadow what else you can do with a podcast. Learn more at https://OnTheGo.FM.
100 Days, 100 Episodes (OTG100)
Apr 9, 2016 • 5 min
This is it! 100 days of podcasting daily. What’s next? Press play to find out. Listen to episode 100 of OnTheGo.FM OnTheGo.FM is a network. We are practicing the art and skill of making audio podcasts and sharing our experiences and insights with…
Wearing the green hat as I consider creative alternatives for the future of this metapodcast (OTG99)
Apr 8, 2016 • 11 min
Listen to episode 99 of OnTheGo.FM Episodes reviewing my metapodcast Episode 95: Blue Hat Episode 96: Red Hat Episode 97: Yellow Hat Episode 98: Black Hat Episode 99: Green Hat (this episode here!) Episode 100: White Hat More information about the Six…
Wearing the black hat and realizing the best-laid plans of dogs and podcasters often go awry (OTG98)
Apr 7, 2016 • 12 min
Whew. OK. This is the episode where I talk about what did not go well during my journey of podcasting daily. Wearing the black hat and realizing the best-laid plans of dogs and podcasters often go awry.
Wearing the yellow hat as I celebrate 3 great things because of my daily podcast (OTG97)
Apr 6, 2016 • 8 min
I’m reviewing what I’ve learned and experienced by podcasting every day for 100 days. I’m using a creative process called the Six Thinking Hats. Today I’m the man in the yellow hat.
Wearing the red hat as we talk about the emotional effect of podcasting daily (OTG96)
Apr 5, 2016 • 13 min
As I approach episode 100 (and day 100) of daily podcasting, I’m looking back at where I started and where I am today. I’m doing that through a creative process known as Six Thinking Hats. Today I’m wearing the red hat as we talk about the emotional…
Wearing the blue hat as I think about this journey of daily podcasting (OTG95)
Apr 4, 2016 • 8 min
There’s a creative process that involves different colored hats. I’ll explain that and how I’m using this to review my metapodcast as I approach episode 100.
Use outside-the-box thinking to improve your podcast (OTG94)
Apr 3, 2016 • 9 min
Previously, we looked at inside-the-box thinking (episode 93). Limits can help you be more creative within boundaries. But sometimes boundaries are keeping you from discovering solutions. Sometimes you really do need to think outside the box.
Use inside-the-box thinking to improve your podcast (OTG93)
Apr 3, 2016 • 9 min
Outside-the-box thinking is overrated. Sometimes to be creative you have to think inside the box. Find out what that is and how to do it on this episode.
Podcasting Daily in January: Closing Thoughts (OTG30)
Jan 30, 2016 • 20 min
I’ve been publishing a podcast every day in January. As the month is coming to a close, I decided to talk about some of the things I learned as well as what I’m thinking about for February. OnTheGo Guides These are usually one-page fact sheets,…
Dave Jackson, the Teacher Who Podcasts and Podcaster Who Teaches (OTG29)
Jan 29, 2016 • 25 min
My guest on this episode is Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting. Find Dave Jackson online here School of Podcasting’s Morning Announcements Ask the Podcast Coach The Power of Podcasting Mentioned during this episode Valerie Geller’s Beyond…
Talking About Local Podcasts on the Podcasters Roundtable (OTG28)
Jan 28, 2016 • 6 min
Because of my podcast, I was invited to be on the Podcasters’ Roundtable. This episode is my after-the-after show recap of the Round. Podcasters’ Roundtable The video replay will be on the site. [UPDATE: Watch the video below.] An audio-only…
Teaching Learners Who Are Different [Part 3 of 3] (OTG24)
Jan 24, 2016 • 10 min
On Sundays during January, we’re demonstrating what a teacher training podcast could sound like. This is the conclusion of a 3-part teacher training series. Episode 24 of OnTheGo.FM, a metapodcast Previously Part 1: Introducing the Thinker, Feeler,…
Learn More About Podcasting on the Nights of the Podcasters’ Roundtable (OTG21)
Jan 21, 2016 • 3 min
OnTheGo.FM is a metapodcast, a podcast about podcasts and podcasting. On this episode, I want to recommend another metapodcast. Episode 21 of OnTheGo.FM, a metapodcast Check out the Podcasters’ Roundtable This is a podcast featuring podcasters who…
Teaching Learners Who Are Different [Part 2 of 3] (OTG17)
Jan 17, 2016 • 10 min
Are you more of a thinker, feeler, or doer? Did you know that can affect how you teach and who you fail to reach? Learn how to adjust your teaching so the whole class can benefit from your instruction. Episode 17 of OnTheGo.FM, a metapodcast On…
Why Podcast Daily? (OTG16)
Jan 17, 2016 • 8 min
Have you ever considered producing a daily podcast? It’s not for everybody, that’s for sure. But I decided to do a daily show, and on this episode, I’ll tell you 3 things that influenced me to give it a try. This is episode 16 of OnTheGo.FM, a…
The Real Brian: Tips to Improve Your Podcast Performance (OTG15)
Jan 15, 2016 • 29 min
Would you like to get better at delivering your message through your podcast? Stay tuned for several great ideas from The Real Brian of Profitcast. This is episode 15 of OnTheGo.FM, a metapodcast. I’m Jason Norris, podcasting daily at least during…
Teaching Learners Who Are Different [Part 1 of 3] (OTG10)
Jan 11, 2016 • 12 min
On Wednesdays (at least during January), I’ll be talking about Podcast Ministry: the how to and why to. On Sundays, I’ll be demonstrating examples of Podcast Ministry. Today’s example shows just one way you can provide teacher training for your…
Podcasting Poetry: 3 reasons I recommend Verses in Vox (OTG7)
Jan 8, 2016 • 4 min
I listen to a lot of podcasts, and from time to time I’ll share shows, episodes, and what I’m learning while listening on the go. This one is quite poetic. A podcast recommendation On this episode, I talk about a poetry podcast. Verses in Vox from…
The Real Brian and I Talk About Introverts, Extraverts, and Personality Types (OTG2)
Jan 3, 2016 • 20 min
My guest today is The Real Brian from Profitcast and a few other shows. By the way, you can hear The Real Brian’s tips for improving your performance as a podcaster on episode 15. He’s an extravert. I’m an introvert. And we started talking about…
New Year New Show (OTG1)
Jan 1, 2016 • 7 min
It’s day 1 of 2016. It’s also day 1 of this podcast. OnTheGo.FM is a metapodcast, and I plan to publish an episode every day in January—at least.