What is Smash Notes?
It’s a way to get millions of interesting points out of podcasts that are locked in the audio. Each podcast contains notes that are set up in a Q&A form so people can target the information that interests them without needing to just listen for the content.
What is the Rad Dad Show podcast?
It is hosted by Kirill Zubovsky. He usually interviews startup-y dads, but he wants to hear about other dad's lives, their parenting style, work, and whatever else they have to share.
How is podcasting different from writing?
When writing, people have a point that they want to make and teach their audience. With podcasts, it’s more free flow in sharing a story. It allows people to draw their own conclusions.
How did the idea of Smash Notes develop?
When Zubovsky started his podcast, he started interviewing interesting people. One person was Caspar Babypants. Kirill wanted people to listen to the interesting bits that Babypants had to share, and not able to find a good way to segment podcasts and share, he's created SmashNotes.
How has the Crazy Wisdom podcast grown?
Stewart Alsop III confesses that he is pretty bad at marketing because it took him a year for people to start listening. He hired a consultant and he told Alsop the best way to get people to listen to your podcast was to be on other people’s podcast as a way to self-promote.
Where did the name “Crazy Wisdom” come from?
People may be familiar with the term if they’re involved in the spiritual world. It’s also known as divine madness. It’s an ultimate productivity hack that makes a person question the fundamental nature of reality.
Where does the best feedback come from?
It comes from people who accept what you’re doing. They don’t question what you’re doing. Instead, they assume that reality and help you get there to progress and grow. There will be people that don’t agree with your vision and won’t be a part of it, and that’s okay, too.
Where is the best place to get opinions?
Zubovsky states that it’s great that you have a pool of people because not everyone will respond, but people can find the parts that resonate with them. It’s easy to get entrepreneurial people on board because they want to help.
Why does it seem that people want to help?
Essentially, you get out what you put in. It’s also because people realize how difficult it is to do startups. There is no value in the negatives. When giving feedback, you’re exercising your own mind.
As a society, what should we be doing?
We have matured to be an intelligent society where we should recognize that we should control our own lives and not abide by society norms. We should make it work for us. If no one does it, then nothing will change.