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I Have a Fear of Missing Out

By Jody Maberry | July 20, 2021 |

Do you suffer from FOMO? I do. That isn’t some weird disease or condition. It stands for Fear Of Missing Out. I recently when on a month-long trip to Florida with my family. When we left, I had intentions of recording multiple podcast episodes and working on my book. But at the end of the…

You Don’t Have to Wait to Do What You Want to Do

By Jody Maberry | June 30, 2021 |

Djuan Rivers, soon to be French Ex-Pat, is back again and asking three questions that he is dying to know. What about customer service annoys you the most these days? Rude people, long lines? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not even sitting on hold for six hours…it’s worse. If you can be any person…

You Can Have Adventure and a Successful Career

By Jody Maberry | June 23, 2021 |

Djuan Rivers, newly retired former VP of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, is sharing not only his unbelievable stories of travel and adventure but also his secret to living an adventurous life while having a successful career. Coming from a legacy at Disney, Djuan started his journey in a confectioners booth on Main Street in the Magical…

My Favorite Voices for Storytelling

By Jody Maberry | June 16, 2021 |

Matthew Luhn, the author of The Best Story Wins, is back again for the standard three questions follow-up episode. It’s always fun to see what questions my guests will come up with. Matthew had a fun take. What is one of the first movies that you saw in a theater? I’m not sure it is…

How to Use Story to Build a Brand

By Jody Maberry | June 9, 2021 |

Matthew Luhn, author, and writer is known for Pixar movies such as Toy Story and Cars, is sharing the importance of using stories to communicate and build a brand. Whether you are a writer or are in the business arena, you depend on stories more than you know. There is no difference between a presentation…

Creating Podcast Magic

By Jody Maberry | May 19, 2021 |

A couple of years ago, while I was at one of Ray Edwards’ copywriting workshops in Spokane, WA, he invited me to sit with him and record an episode of The Ray Edwards Show. What a treat it was for me to be in Ray’s studio and record an episode. Ray and I discuss how…

How to Record and Publish an Audiobook

By Jody Maberry | May 5, 2021 |

I have had the pleasure of helping to record and produce four audiobooks over the past few years. In the process, I have identified key steps when it comes to streamlining the process. Here are eight steps to recording your first audiobook. Step 1  Record it. There are a few different strategies for this step,…

Do You Have Your Content Ready?

By Jody Maberry | April 28, 2021 |

When you develop and create content, there is an important lesson we all must learn. In 2019, I had an unexpected chance to speak at the 2019 Copywriting Academy Live Event. This experience reinforced to me the necessity of knowing your content and having a reservoir of stories that you can pull from at any…

How to End a Good Thing

By Jody Maberry | April 21, 2021 |

Jeff Noel is an establishment here at the Jody Maberry Show. He is also a talented podcaster in his own right. After celebrating 100 episodes, he is sharing his wisdom on the process of wrapping up his first show, If Disney Ran Your Life. From recording the first episode in Kuwait City to being on-site…

How I Got Started

By Jody Maberry | April 14, 2021 |

Bob Burg, the author of The Go-Giver, is back again for our traditional three questions follow-up episode. I always enjoy the questions guests bring to the table and Bob did not disappoint. How did I get my start in business? Would you believe that working in parks was the bridge between two degrees and my…