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The OTI Podcast – your weekly catch up of online course creation Buzz

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Trainers: ten steps to your first online course

No purchase necessary: carry out an inventory of everything you've already got that could be used to record your voice, your slides, your face ... bet you've got more than you thought! Choices choices: what business model suits you - do you...

S2Ep10: The seven angles for your copy with Joey Ragona

This week in the Buzz: Be careful of using flattery in your copy! Making your online course more 'fun' In the Breakdown: I chat with the fabulous Joey Ragona, of Strategic Profit Lab Facebook Group and www.strategicbusinessacademy.com We cover (amongst...

S2Ep9: Using video effectively Pt2 with Jon Paul Ashworth

This week in the Buzz: Making it easy to buy (and not back out) Asking for help, but not expecting the world on a plate! In the Breakdown: The second part of my chat with Jon Paul Ashworth of Rapid Online Course Creation and Memberific Part two of a...

S2Ep8: Using video effectively Pt 1 with Jon Paul Ashworth

This week in the Buzz: How to ask questions properly on Facebook (no, really) In the Breakdown: Chatting once more with Jon Paul Ashworth of Rapid Online Course Creation Part one of a two-part special on using video in online courses We may have included a...

S2Ep7: Designing training with Sheridan Webb

This week in the Buzz: Some thoughts on copyright In the Breakdown: A great chat with bespoke training designer Sheridan Webb We talk about how to structure training And she has free resources available at www.designingtraining.co.uk !   Background music...

S2Ep6: How I got Confident on Camera with Kate Young

This week in the Buzz: No sales? Look inwards not outwards! In the Breakdown: I chat with trainer friend Kate Young of The Safeguarding Academy We talk about how she got over her fear of being on camera Apparently you just have to 'talk to the teddy' ...  ...

S2Ep5: what online students want with Brent Hamerla

This week in the Buzz: Refunds - why you should just do it 🙂 Copying - why you shouldn't worry about it! In the Breakdown: I chat with trainer friend Brent Hamerla about being an online student Brent shares some of his likes and dislikes about online...

S2Ep4: What makes a good online teacher? With Steve Gillis

This week in the Buzz: What to do when life gets in the way of course building! How often to review / update your course In the Breakdown: A real treat! I chat with Steve Gillis again - 'the online course guy' We cover what makes a good online teacher / trainer and...

S2Ep3: Absolutely Adwords with Rachel Probert

This week in the Buzz: All things Affiliate (marketing) In the Breakdown: I chat with Rachel Probert, owner of www.absolutelyadwords.com We discuss why course creators should consider Google Adwords in their marketing It's so easy, anyone can do it! Background music...

S2Ep2: Keeping Learners motivated with Józefa Fawcett

This week in the Buzz: How long should my lectures be? Building an email list In the Breakdown: The second part of my chat with Józefa Fawcett, People Management Specialist of the JFIStore We finish our discussion on keeping learners motivated ... ...you can hear part...