In the Recorded Content podcast episode, “How podcasting contributes to my personal legacy with Andrew Warner,” Andrew Warner, the Founder of Mixergy.com, experienced podcast host, and author of “Stop Asking Questions,” shares his insights on the art of podcasting. He emphasizes the importance of meaningful conversations over audio quality and discusses how he brought an entrepreneurial approach to the interviewing process.
Andrew shares his journey of constantly testing and adjusting his interviewing techniques, much like an entrepreneur would with a product. He discusses the value of pre-calls to make guests comfortable and to ensure they look good in the final interview.
The episode also covers how to find guests by looking for motivated moments, such as upcoming book launches or product releases. Andrew shares his strategy of approaching potential guests when they are in promotion mode, making them more likely to accept the interview invitation.
Andrew’s insights provide valuable lessons for anyone looking to start a podcast or improve their interviewing skills. His focus on the value of conversations and the importance of making guests comfortable offers a unique perspective on the art of podcasting.