Thrive On Life Podcast

E155 Should You Start a Podcast? Advice From a Media Expert, with Ryan Helms, Founder & CEO of Legacy Media

April 14, 2022

If you’ve ever considered jumping on the podcasting bandwagon, this episode is packed with value just for you!


In this episode, we welcome Ryan Helms, Founder and CEO of Legacy Media to the show to chat with us about podcasting, and to break down who should versus who shouldn’t start a podcast. We also chat about overcoming doubt, his podcasting business, the logistics behind running a podcast, and so much more!


Tune in for more and see below for a full list of topics covered in this episode!


Key Topics

  • Why Ryan moved to Austin and his van life experience
  • How he got into podcasting
  • Growing a podcast and how he did it
  • How he left a full-time job to pursue his passion
  • Dealing with doubt
  • How he built his team and tips for anyone looking to hire others
  • Advice to someone looking to start a podcast 
  • What is the process after recording a podcast episode?
  • How much should you pay for an editor?
  • The best software to use with your podcast team 
  • What content has been working best for him
  • The problems he is currently facing
  • Who should connect with Ryan and how to do so
  • What does “thriving” mean to Ryan


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