Emily Holland (she/her) is a podcast strategist, consultant, and coach based in Boulder, Colorado. She has produced, edited, and hosted her own podcasts, The Stokecast and the Nature Untold Podcast, and now helps individual creators and brands create and grow their podcasts.
When she’s not being a podcast nerd, she loves spending time outdoors, whether it be skiing, running, climbing, or hiking.
In this episode, Justine and Emily chat about:
How Emily got into podcast work during and after working in corporate
When to say yes and when to say no to work opportunities
The importance of a network and how to build one
Finding success through referrals and keeping clients close
Pitching as a core skill for freelancers that can be learned over time
Boundary setting as a freelancer, and the challenges of doing so
Implementing systems and processes into your business
Taking consistent action to reach long-term goals even with down months
Deciding not to work with a client who wants to work with you and giving them feedback around it
Being great at certain skill sets but not wanting to offer them as your services
Advocate for what you're great at and what you want to do to set you up for a better relationship with a client
Instinct vs. fear and building confidence over time
Everything is going to be okay!
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