Q&A With Mike

Oct 22, 2019

Today’s video blog is about answering your questions. 

In this special Q&A I run through a list of reader, subscriber and follower questions received over the past few month, so if you sent me or posted one, or if you’re curious what other people have asked about my business, marketing and coaching, then this one’s for you.

Time stamps are below:

  • 1m44s: What are you working on right now?
  • 2m55s: How do you keep your ideas fresh and interesting?
  • 3m44s: What made you start out in business?
  • 5m01s: What do you enjoy most about being a coach and trainer?
  • 5m55s: What advice would you give to your younger self?
  • 7m16s: If you weren’t a coach and speaker, what would you be instead?
  • 7m59s: What qualifications or training do you need to be a successful coach and trainer?
  • 9m48s: How do you see the coaching and training industry changing in the next few years?
  • 11m17s: What does success look like for you?
  • 12m02s: What personal skills or qualities would you say are important to build a successful business online (or offline)?
  • 12m51s: Coach, trainer, speaker - which do you prefer, have the most fun with?
  • 13m27s: How do you make sure you have a work/life balance what you’re making so many videos and working all the time?
  • 14m46s: Is there still an opportunity for new coaches in the world today?
  • 15m21s: How do you plan or organise your workflow in a typical week?
  • 17m55s: How do you come up with new ideas for videos and courses on such a regular basis?
  • 18m33s: What’s the most embarrassing thing that’s happened to you when you were training?
  • 20m24s: Do you ever get nervous before speaking to an audience or shooting a new video?
  • 21m42s: How do you take care of your voice?
  • 22m54s: What’s the worst question you’ve been asked by a member of an audience?
  • 25m53s: How do you find your USP as a new coach?
  • 27m24s: What camera and editing software do you use to make your videos?
  • 28m30s: Why do you still attend training events and take courses after being in business so many years? 

Question of the day!

What burning question do you have that I didn’t answer in today’s video? Let me know in the box below and I’ll do my best to answer it in a future video or blog post.


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Video tech...

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My kit:

Today’s camera: Apple iPhone XS

Camera: Panasonic HC V700

LED Lights

Light Boxes

LED Light Ring

Lightweight tripod

Phone holder clamp

Rode Lavier Mic for smart phones

Rode extension cord

Screenflow 8 for Mac - video editing, music and additional b-roll in the video


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