I have had so many great opportunities as a direct result of my blogging efforts.

I've been invited to speak at a number of conferences about blogging, podcasting and even Youtube marketing.

I've been interviewed on a BUNCH of podcasts and on radio.

My blog landed me a job as a university professor in a doctoral program without a pHD.

And now, I've been invited to create content for none other than Khan Academy. In fact, I'm in San Francisco right now going through training with them.

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Take home message – Blogging can get you places. I'm a firm believer in that, and I know that there are things that I've done to open up these opportunities.

Episode 153
How To Leverage Your Blog For Professional Opportunities

So, in this week's episode, I go into things that you can do to make sure you are taking full advantage of your blog, and leverage it for all kinds of professional opportunities. If you implement these things, you will be taking things to the next level.

What are those things? I'm glad you asked . . .

  • First answer this question: What is your ultimate goal?
  • Create the content that leads to that end goal
  • Make sure your blog looks professional
  • Make sure your about page is legit
  • Take a professional picture
  • Build an AWESOME and Unique blog
  • Reach out to the right people

How do you do these things? Come on, you know I can't give it all away right here. You've gotta listen to the episode 😉

Go ahead – have a listen, and then TAKE ACTION!


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About The Podcast

Learning With Leslie

Learning With Leslie is a podcast dedicated to helping you build a business around a blog. No, not one of those blogs that will fall by the wayside when Google has a mood swing, but one that will thrive no matter what gets thrown at it.

I share tips and strategies that I’ve learnt building blogs since 2008 and interview experts who are knowledgable about various aspects of blogging so that we can learn from their experiences.

If you’re a blogger, thinking about becoming a blogger (pun intended) or are not even sure if blogging is right for you, go ahead and tune in to see what this blogging thing is all about.

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About the Author Leslie Samuel

Leslie Samuel is the creator of Become A Blogger, the Learning With Leslie podcast, and the creator of Interactive Biology. Follow him on twitter @LeslieSamuel.

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