Earn Your Leisure

$2 Billion Podcasting Industry: What You Need To Know - Contracts, Ads, & Mistakes With Loon & EYL

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ **Beyond Ad Revenue**: Discover why relying solely on ad revenue isn't enough for a sustainable living in podcasting.

๐Ÿšซ **Street Hustle vs. Real Wealth**: Loon breaks down the stark difference between hustling on the streets and legitimate wealth accumulation.

๐Ÿ” **Selling Opportunities**: Most people miss the mark on how to effectively sell opportunities. Learn the right approach here.

๐Ÿ”— **Accessing the Source**: The challenges of booking influential people and the importance of going directly to the source.

๐Ÿ“– **Power of Storytelling**: Unravel why storytelling remains the most potent marketing tool.

๐Ÿ“ **Contract Savvy**: The critical need to always read and understand your contracts.

๐Ÿท๏ธ **Strategic Job Titles**: Be intentional about the job titles you assign - it matters more than you think.

๐Ÿ’ธ **Decoding CPMs**: A look at how CPMs can be misleading and what to watch out for.

๐Ÿ‘๏ธ **The Art of Execution**: Why meticulous attention to execution is crucial.

๐Ÿ๏ธ **Self-Reliance in Business**: Embracing the fact that in business, you're essentially on your own island.

๐Ÿ”„ **Law of Reciprocity**: Understanding and utilizing the law of reciprocity in your ventures.

โญ **Fame's Double-Edged Sword**: How achieving fame can actually be crippling.

๐ŸŽค **Mastering Monologues**: Loon shares his experience with the challenges of doing monologues.

๐Ÿ’ฐ **Surviving Without Money**: "If I didnโ€™t have money, I wouldnโ€™t have made it" - A stark revelation.

๐Ÿ“ˆ **Bill Simons' Big Sell**: The story of how Bill Simons sold his company for a whopping $200 million.

๐Ÿ” **Podcast Rankings & Surprises**: Loon's take on Akademiks, Adin Ross, and the unpredictable world of podcast rankings.

๐Ÿค **Corporate Challenges**: Why working with corporations can be a tough nut to crack.

๐Ÿงฎ **Complex Math in Deals**: The more complicated the math, the more likely youโ€™re getting a bad deal.

๐Ÿ“Š **CPMs Debunked**: Why basing your deals solely on CPMs isnโ€™t wise.

๐Ÿคฒ **Patreon's Unique Approach**: How Patreon offers a different kind of relationship with your audience.

๐ŸŽฏ **Advertising for Black Podcasters**: An exploration into the level of advertising specifically for Black podcasters.

๐Ÿ“‘ **Simplifying Contracts**: The importance of keeping contracts simple and straightforward.

๐Ÿ” **Why Loon Chose Black Effect**: Loon shares his reasons for signing with Black Effect.

๐ŸŽ“ **Podcasting Lessons**: Insights into how Loon learned the ropes of the podcasting game.

๐ŸŽต **Freestyling Monologues**: A look into Loon's unique approach to freestyling his monologues.

๐Ÿ›ฃ๏ธ **Street Smarts in Business**: Translating street knowledge into business acumen.

๐Ÿ“ˆ **Reality Check for Big Podcasters**: The surprising business acumen (or lack thereof) among big podcasters.

๐Ÿ“ **To Sign or Not to Sign**: Debating the pros and cons of signing deals in the podcast industry.

๐Ÿ›ก๏ธ **Minimum Guarantees Explained**: Why every podcaster needs to understand minimum guarantees.

๐Ÿ” **Seeking Transparency**: The need for more transparency in the podcast space.

๐ŸŽค **Rap vs. Podcast**: How the rap game has impacted the podcast industry.

๐Ÿ”„ **360 Deals in Podcasting**: Would you sign a 360 deal as a podcaster? Loon weighs in.

Tune in for an unfiltered, behind-the-scenes look at the podcast industry through the eyes of Loon. You don't want to miss these invaluable insights!