289 Jonathan Baillie Strong | Strategy & Execution Lessons for Launching a Podcast

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Founder of Spotlight Podcasting, Jonathan Baille Strong, joins the show to share his experience with the intricacies of launching a podcast, growing as an interviewer and formatting podcasts so that they are guest friendly. Jonathan is also the host of two shows, Podcasting for Consultants and Leaders of Consulting. Today, Harry and Jonathan talk about the work Jonathan and his team are doing at Spotlight Podcasting to deliver full-service production solutions to ensure that their clients’ podcasts align with their business goals. Harry and Jonathan geek out over podcast tech, tools and the latest news around the industry. Finally, Jonathan shares why he believes gifs are a great branding tool as well as some of the unique projects he’s working on currently.

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What We Covered:

  • 06:39 – Founder of Spotlight Podcasting, Jonathan Baillie Strong who shares his background growing up in Europe and his podcasting journey
  • 18:28 – Jonathan talks about what inspired him to launch his own podcast and the work Jonathan did with Startup Institute
  • 24:08 – An extensive background in consulting
  • 28:54 – The truth about entrepreneurship
  • 35:47 – Spotlight Podcasting’s origin story
  • 38:58 – Harry and Jonathan dissect an interesting inquiry on gratitude
  • 47:54 – Make Noise
  • 52:43 – Figma templates for podcast artwork
  • 56:18 – Jonathan’s fascination with gifs

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LINKS MENTIONED

FullCast Website

Podcast Junkies Junkies Facebook Group

Link to Podfest Expo Virtual Summit

Link to The Podosphere

Jonathan’s LinkedIn

Jonathan’s Website

Spotlight Podcasting Website

Jonathan’s Podcasts:

Leaders of Consulting

Podcasting for Consultants

Spotlight Podcasting Instagram

Spotlight Podcasting Facebook

Spotlight Podcasting YouTube Channel

Spotlight Podcasting LinkedIn

Jonathan’s Email

Link to The Four-Hour Work Week

Link to Techstars

Link to Access to Anyone Podcast

Link to 7:47 Conversations

Link to Make Noise

Link to Figma

Link to Giphy

Link to Descript

Link to Studio Sound

Link to Notion

Link to ClickUp

Link to Sigma

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