Here Are 7 Reasons You Should Start Your Own Podcast.

Here Are 7 Reasons You Should Start Your Own Podcast.

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Podcasts can help you meet new and interesting people as well as give you an outlet for your creativity.

It’s not surprising that podcasts are becoming more popular. They’re an excellent, effortless way to take in information. You can listen to them while running, commuting, or studying.

However, have you ever considered launching your own podcast? If not, you might want to think about having a change of heart. Here are several reasons why you should start your own podcast.

  1. Be Unique When Applying for Jobs

Many businesses now find that for each opening, hundreds or even thousands of applications flood their inboxes. It’s no longer sufficient to have a strong resume; you now need to come up with other ways to stand out.

An excellent way to stand out from the crowd is to launch your own podcast. You give your application a more personal touch when hiring managers can hear your voice. Additionally, you’ll exhibit a genuine interest in your job and a willingness to think creatively.

Additionally, people will remember you more readily. The likelihood of other applicants starting a side project is extremely low, if at all.

  1. Interact With Friends

Consider a scenario in which you want to launch a podcast but are unsure of the market you ought to target. You can talk about practically anything you want if you fall into this category, so don’t worry.

Starting a podcast with your friends will allow you to keep things open rather than worrying about boxing yourself into one or two topics. Agree to meet up in person or have an online audio conversation once a week.

If you and your friends decide to launch a podcast, you might discover that your once-a-week program serves as the ideal venue for interaction.

  1. (Potentially) Monetize Your Content Later

When someone asks what you do, you might find it difficult to define what “I’m a podcaster” really means. But, believe it or not, building a career around your show is a long-term objective that is doable.

Many people have been successful in generating income from their podcasts. They receive funding from fan donations and sponsorship deals, for example. And even if the show doesn’t bring in enough money on its own, you could add another source of income to go along with your regular job or business.

Of course, you shouldn’t enter the podcasting industry for financial gain alone. Such a position requires years of dedication and is not always guaranteed. However, if you’re genuinely interested in creating podcasts, remember that.

  1. Start an Interesting Side-Project

It’s also acceptable if you don’t want to use podcasting to earn money. Not everyone wants to follow their passions blindly, despite what modern society likes to tell us. After all, there are many additional pressures when you turn your creative endeavors into a job.

But don’t let the thought of not wanting to earn money from it stop you from starting a podcast. You can at the very least start your show as a fun side project. You’ll have a creative outlet and something to anticipate each week if you do this.

  1. Learn New Skills

Learning new skills is one advantage of taking up new hobbies. Naturally, podcasting will teach you how to make and manage a show, but you’ll also inadvertently learn other useful skills.

Better communication skills will help you in presentations and job interviews. Additionally, podcasting will help you develop a lot of practical skills. Running your own show will help you become more adept at audio recording and may also improve your editing software knowledge.

You will write more succinctly if you podcast. Should you decide to upload your episodes to video-sharing websites like YouTube, you could also learn how to use them.

  1. Showcase Your Expertise in a Particular Field

Gaining the respect of your peers requires proving your expertise in a particular field. That holds true for people from all walks of life, whether they are self-employed, applying to colleges, or looking for a full-time job. 

Podcasting helps you show that you practice what you preach in a way that your resume and cover letter alone cannot. You can discuss your areas of expertise in-depth while running a podcast, showcasing your research skills.

You may find that potential collaborators approach you over the course of time as a result of your podcasts, in addition to the fact that you can use podcasts as part of your portfolio.

  1. Connect With Like-Minded People

You probably know what it’s like to feel like nobody can relate to you if you have a niche interest. This is especially important to keep in mind if you live in a relatively unimportant town or in a location that is a significant distance from the center of your interests.

Because of advances in technology, it is now simpler than ever before for us to communicate with people who share our experiences and perspectives. In addition, producing a podcast is a fantastic way to meet new people who share your interests and expand your social circle.

When you publish podcasts on subjects that are of interest to you, you will naturally attract listeners who have interests that are comparable to your own. You will also meet other people who are interested in working with you and who can provide you with a sounding board for your ideas.

It is clear that podcasting is a popular medium because both Apple and Spotify are devoting significant resources to the format. There is a plethora of justification for one to jump on the bandwagon and begin producing their own original content.

It’s possible that running a podcast show could lead to a variety of new opportunities. You could potentially make it your full-time job one day, and in the meantime, you could also meet interesting people.

Podcasting, at the very least, has the potential to serve as a hobby that provides an outlet for creative expression. Alternatively, if you decide that you do not enjoy it, you can abandon it and search for something else that piques your interest.


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Podcasting Made Simple with VA FLIX

Wouldn’t it be amazing if you could simply press the record button, wait a few days (sometimes as little as 24 hours), and then publish and deliver a perfectly edited and ready-to-go podcast episode to your audience? No worries!  You definitely can!

VA FLIX partners with professionals, busy entrepreneurs, business owners, and top brands to have professionally done podcasts in the most convenient way.

VA FLIX Podcast Productions’ dedicated team will not only take the hard work of post-production off your busy hands but will also relieve you of stress and help you grow your show and connect with your audiences. Our podcast editing service is operated by our own team of millennial audio engineers, talented show note writers, and producers who handle every aspect of your podcast after you record an episode.

You literally only have to record your episode and we’ll take care of the rest. That’s the simplest way to explain the service. We do the real hard work while you chill.

Your team at VA FLIX is a group of skilled professionals that offers:


  • Launch strategy and podcast consulting.

We’ll first talk about what your podcasting challenges are, what you have tried so far, VA FLIX will discuss the things that you want to happen and how we can help you in leveraging your podcast to achieve your goals.

  • Quality Assurance Check Before we Publish.

Your dedicated team will ensure your audio, show notes, artwork and scheduling are ready to publish.

  • Audio editing and production.

Basic form editing or advanced multiple-track compilations, we’ve got you covered.

  • Written show notes including quotes, links, and keywords for SEO.

Basic or advanced show notes writing services. Whether you need a new blog post or an essay. We write a brief summary and organize notes.

  • Video Editing.

Whether you need basic video editing or advanced editing with an effects-driven show, we can help.

  • Marketing Services.

We create or revamp your new or current podcast cover art for your podcast channel, we even personalize cover arts per episode, we’ll also include episodic artwork, media direction, marketing assets, or a new website. We’re happy to include Motion graphics for social media promotion

  • Audio Leveling & Proper ID3 Keyword Tagging.

Polished and mastered audio files that fit the podcast standards.

  • Transcribe your episode (for the all-in-one package).

Our services are intended to be as easy to use as PLUG-N-PLAY. You literally only need to record, and VA FLIX will do the rest. Podcast hosts are relieved that they now have more freedom to focus on the content and connect with their audiences, while we work on the other difficult aspects of podcasting.

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