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Ready, Set, Grow! Podcast Growth Event – Full Speaker Lineup!

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Captivate turned one at the end of August, and we wanted to mark this huge milestone by giving back to the people who’ve helped us get here: our growing community of brilliant podcasters.

The result is Ready, Set, Grow! The World’s Only Growth-Oriented Podcasting Event, a free and exclusive virtual event that is open only to all Captivate, Podcast Websites and Podcast Success Academy growth-tier podcasters. 

Learn How To Be A Better Podcaster For Free!

You know how to podcast, now learn how to grow one!

This four-hour live event is a deep-dive into how to grow your podcast using methods that you won’t find anywhere else. Across 4 educational workshops, Ready, Set, Grow! will feature some of the world’s biggest podcasters and growth-marketing experts, as well as Q&As, insights and interviews hosted by our own Rebel Base Media CEO Mark Asquith. 

With talks from Chris Ducker (Youpreneur), Jordan Harbinger (The Jordan Harbinger Show) and Kelly Forst (AWeber), we’ll teach you actionable tactics to grow and marketing your podcast, your brand as well as how to attract more subscribers!

How To Attend Ready, Set, Grow!

The event will be livestreamed from 8am-12pm Pacific on Thursday 10th September in our members-only private Facebook group.

Here’s the full schedule:

*All times Pacific*

– 8:00am – Welcome
– 8:15am – Chris Ducker: The Powerful Personal Brand Eco-System for Podcasters
– 9:00am – Kelly Forst: Growing Your Podcast (and Revenue!) Using Email Marketing
– 9:45am – Mark Asquith: Attracting Genuine Listeners with The Listener Acquisition Flow
– 10:15am – Jordan Harbinger: Becoming The Ultimate Podcast Interviewer
– 11:30am – Closing Remarks

If you can’t make it on the day, don’t worry – you can catch up with all the content shortly after the event on the Rebel Base Media YouTube channel

Announcing Our 4 Ready, Set, Grow! Speakers

Chris Ducker, founder of Youpreneur 

Chris Ducker is a Captivate advisor, entrepreneur, author and has hosted his podcast, Youpreneur FM, for the past ten years from his home in the United Kingdom – in fact, Chris celebrated his 400th episode just this week! His talk will focus on how to build an effective, distinctive and powerful brand for both yourself and your podcast.

Kelly Forst, Marketing Communications Specialist for AWeber

Kelly Forst is a growth-marketing expert at AWeber, our recommended email marketing platform. Kelly’s talk will center on creating and growing a mailing list for your podcast. Using simple tactics and just a little bit of know-how, you’ll learn how to attract, nurture and convert potential listeners into reliable subscribers. 

Mark Asquith, CEO of Rebel Base Media and co-creator of Captivate

Mark is a podcaster and founder of Rebel Base Media, creators of, Poductivity, Podcast Websites and The Podcast Success Academy. In his talk, Mark will explain his simple formula for growing and marketing to your podcast audience in a targeted, sustainable way using the Listener Acquisition Flow framework. 

Jordan Harbinger, host of The Jordan Harbinger Show

Learn how to become the ultimate podcast interviewer with the host of one of the world’s biggest interview podcasts! Apple’s podcast pick in 2018, Jordan is a Captivate advisor and podcaster known for his skills as an interviewer. His podcast has welcomed high-profile guests like the late Kobe Bryant, Dennis Rodman and Malcolm Gladwell. In his keynote, he’ll share some of his best tips and advice for improving your podcast hosting and interviewing skills. 

Tune in live to THE podcast growth event, Ready, Set, Grow! this Thursday (10th September) from 8am-12pm Pacific in our members-only private Facebook group. See you there!

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