255 Damona Hoffman | Playing the Long Game

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Seasoned television producer, former network executive and certified dating and relationship coach, Damona Hoffman joins the show to discuss her passion for producing lifestyle content. Damona is the host of Dates & Mates, a podcast that features a variety of experts on love and relationships. In this episode, Harry and Damona discuss the value of forging genuine connections, best practices Damona implements into her podcasting and the power of listening. They talk about the concept of playing the long game and the innate ability podcasts have to enrich all of our lives.

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What We Covered:

  • 06:00 – Harry welcomes Damona Hoffman to the show to discuss her podcast origin story, her background in entertainment and her passion for content creation
  • 10:45 – Damona talks about her strategy of always playing the long game and the value she places on genuinely connecting with others
  • 15:07 – What the pandemic has taught Damona this past year
  • 20:43 – Damona speaks to her early passion for television and entertainment
  • 26:13 – Damona recalls the early days of launching Dates & Mates
  • 34:29 – Lessons Damona gleaned and best practices she implemented in her podcast production process
  • 44:54 – How podcasting has improved Damona’s listening skills
  • 47:36 – Damona talks about launching her second podcast through FreshBooks, I Make a Living
  • 57:24 – Damona speaks to something she has changed her mind about recently and the most misunderstood thing about her
  • 59:49 – Harry thanks Damona for joining the show, and let’s listeners know where they can connect with her and Dates & Mates


Links Mentioned

*FullCast Website *

Podcast Junkies Junkies Facebook Group

Podfest Expo Virtual Summit

Damona’s LinkedIn

Damona’s Website

Damona’s Instagram

Damona’s Twitter

Damona’s Facebook

Damona’s Podcasts:

Dates & Mates

I Make a Living


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