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3 Steps to Booking Your Dream Guest

Saturday
4:00 pm
Room 100
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If you have a new podcast you may be wondering how you will go about inviting guests to take part. Aside from friends, family and people who owe you money, what’s your plan to get someone to talk to you?
This presentation will go through three essential steps when reaching out to your dream podcast guest.
With examples from the development and launch of an award-winning podcast, that relied on guest experts for every episode, this presentation will give you the courage to make that call (or email or tweet).

About the Speaker:
Cathy Bouwers is co-producer and host of the award-winning podcast, The Objective Lens http://podcast.csmls.org/
The podcast was launched as part of the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Sciences’ communications strategy and caters to a niche audience of medical laboratory professionals.
Cathy has worked in the not-for-profit world for over a decade and enjoys the challenge of creating unique communications solutions for business challenges.

Key Take Aways

  • Identifying the guests you want on your podcast
  • Working with the cold call
  • The three essential steps in your pitch
  • What to do once they say 'yes'
  • The importance of the follow up
Beginner Podcasting & Digital Media Session
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