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In this podcast, Leslie Samuel teaches creators how to have an impact while building a successful online business. He does this by sharing actionable tips he has learned from experience, as well as interviewing successful online business owners. He started the Interactive Biology blog to make biology fun for students all over the world. This blog landed him his dream job as a University professor. Today, he’s a full-time online business coach with a passion for helping others experience what he has experienced. Whether you are looking to start, or grow a business, you will learn how to do so using blogging, social media, and other methods of making it happen.

Learning with Leslie Leslie Samuel

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    • 5.0 • 146 Ratings

In this podcast, Leslie Samuel teaches creators how to have an impact while building a successful online business. He does this by sharing actionable tips he has learned from experience, as well as interviewing successful online business owners. He started the Interactive Biology blog to make biology fun for students all over the world. This blog landed him his dream job as a University professor. Today, he’s a full-time online business coach with a passion for helping others experience what he has experienced. Whether you are looking to start, or grow a business, you will learn how to do so using blogging, social media, and other methods of making it happen.

    WWDC 2024: Apple Intelligence in Plain English

    WWDC 2024: Apple Intelligence in Plain English

    At WWDC 2024, Apple announced Apple Intelligence, their new AI system that promises to make your devices smarter, more personalized, and more useful than ever before. But what exactly is Apple Intelligence, what does it mean for you, and how does it fit into everything we’re seeing in the AI space? That’s what we covered in today’s episode!

    • 31 min
    The summer of AI and what it means for your future

    The summer of AI and what it means for your future

    What if I told you that this summer could define the next decade of technology?

    In this episode of Learning with Leslie, I dive into the recent announcements from tech giants like OpenAI, Google, and Microsoft, and how their advancements in AI are set to revolutionize how we work and live.

    From Google's integration of Gemini AI into all their products to Microsoft's Copilot transforming our PCs into personal assistants, the changes are immense.

    What does this mean for entrepreneurs and content creators? How can we prepare ourselves for these massive shifts?

    Are you ready to harness the power of AI in your life and business?

    • 38 min
    Why I'm going all in on artificial intelligence

    Why I'm going all in on artificial intelligence

    Leslie Samuel delves into his decision to fully embrace AI technology, prompted by the ubiquitous presence of smartphones and their impact on society. He shares personal encounters with Meta Ray-Ban smart glasses, AI-driven services like meeting transcription, and the potential of AI for daily activities.
    He examines how tech giants such as Microsoft are integrating AI into products and Apple's focus on AI in their upcoming iOS updates. Furthermore, he showcases a video illustrating AI's role in enriching auditory experiences. Leslie stresses responsible technology use to enhance human connections and experiences.
    He advocates for leveraging AI to boost efficiency while maintaining genuine human interactions, inviting listeners to join him on this transformative journey. Questions? Comments? Suggestions? Call the hotline @ (888) 835 - 2414

    • 43 min
    How to Make Better Videos

    How to Make Better Videos

    Leslie Samuel delves into the realm of video creation on this episode of Learning with Leslie. He stresses the importance of planning, mindset, eye contact, and smiling to boost viewer engagement. Leslie advises creators to act naturally, emphasizing self-analysis by critiquing one's videos and learning from admired creators. Anecdotes highlight the impact of small adjustments, such as smiling, on video energy. Leslie's practical tips cater to creators of all levels, urging continuous improvement through regular practice and intentional self-reflection. Viewers are encouraged to apply these strategies and share their progress on IamLeslieSamuel.com.
    Questions? Comments? Suggestions? Call the hotline @ (888) 835 - 2414

    • 30 min
    Why You CAN'T Ignore AI (Artificial Intelligence)

    Why You CAN'T Ignore AI (Artificial Intelligence)

    In this episode, I discuss the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on society, emphasizing the need to balance its risks and benefits. I highlight AI's advancements in the medical field and education, showcasing its potential to enhance productivity and foster creativity. By embracing AI as a tool for augmentation and preparing for the future, we can navigate the evolving technological landscape effectively.
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    • 49 min
    How to Produce Professional Videos Faster

    How to Produce Professional Videos Faster

    In this episode, we delve into Leslie's journey of optimizing video production processes, emphasizing efficiency and quality. Leslie shares insights on the importance of equipment, including cameras, lenses, microphones, and lighting, to enhance video content creation. He discusses the setup of tools like the Elgato Stream Deck for seamless operation and highlights the significance of investing in quality equipment like the Sony camera and Heil PR40 microphone.
    Furthermore, Leslie explores software options such as Ecamm Live for Mac and vMix/OBS for PC to streamline video creation and emphasizes pre-planning scenes and overlays for smoother execution. He also touches on the benefits of the Rodecaster Pro for podcast recording, underlining the importance of structured setups and thoughtful equipment selection to expedite video production processes successfully. Leslie's insights serve as a practical guide for creating professional videos efficiently.
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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
146 Ratings

146 Ratings

Marisa Shadrick ,

Consistent Value

Leslie's genuine approach makes every episode feel like a conversation with a friend who's got your back in the business world.

A natural storytelling and energized presenter, his delivery is engaging and always authentic.

For insightful and utterly enjoyable content, give Leslie's podcast a listen. You'll walk away with valuable takeaways from each episode.

FSJMJ ,

The Real Deal

Leslie’s energy is contagious! I really appreciate his honest and uplifting perspective. Subscribe right away to discover ways to grow your business.

Trevor Oldham ,

A must listen for someone growing their online business

Leslie is an awesome host and between himself and his guests there is tons of valuable information to take in!

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