This podcast is a collection of the interviews Thomas does on various podcasts around the web.
Finding God in the Midst of a Mental Breakdown
Have you ever found yourself so busy that life just feels out of control? What if you had to lay down some of your responsibilities to find a bit of sanity again? Could you do it?
In this episode of God in the Ordinary, Sharon Tedford interviews me about my mental breakdown and recovery. I talk about how I had to change how I spent my time both in work and at home.
God In The Ordinary is a twice-monthly interview podcast filled with encouraging and engaging stories, be inspired to learn how you can make an eternal difference in your community and beyond! Let’s band together on both sides of the Atlantic as we reveal ‘God in the Ordinary’.
Applying Business Principles to Your Author Life and More
In episode 084 of the Wish I’d Known Then . . . For Writers Podcast I talk with Sara Rosett and Jami Albright about mistakes authors make with social media and how to avoid them. We delve into the world of ubiquity and scarcity and discuss how to use scarcity to sell your books. He’s also got some great ideas on how to find and get to know your readers. We wrap up by talking about trends in publishing in general and in the Inspirational market in particular.
I had a lot of fun on this podcast and wanted to thank Sara and Jami for inviting me to come on their podcast for authors.
Developing Courage as a Writer
Erin and Karen had me on the Write from the Deep podcast to talk about courage. Without it, your writing will never touch hearts. You can find a link to the original episode (as well as subscribe links) here.
How to Grow Your Platform With Podcasting Kingdom Writers Podcast Interview
In this episode of Kingdom Writers, Shelley Hitz and I talk about how you can use the power of podcasting to reach more readers and sell more books.
* You can find the show notes and the video version of this podcast here.* You can find my gear guide here.
Platform Building for Writers
I was recently a guest on the Your Best Writing Life podcast.
Authors’ platforms – what a platform is and how to build yours. Where should you build your platform? Linda’s guest, Thomas Umstattd Jr. is here to answer our questions. Thomas is the founder of Author Media and the host of the Novel Marketing Podcast. He travels the world speaking at events to help authors build their platforms, sell more books, and change the world with writing worth talking about. Thomas, welcome to your best writing life!
* Top two ways to weaponize your platform.* What’s the most important part of a blog?* One big preventable mistake writers make.* What skills it takes to write good articles.
Buzz on Book Biz
In this episode of Buzz on Book Biz. host Richelle Wiseman talks with me about platform building, book promotion, and the pros and cons of indie vs traditional publishing.
Thomas is such a nice guy that knows what he’s doing. Even better, he loves the Lord. He also calls out what is true and what isn’t about the Christian market. You can trust what he says, because he has been there and has done research. His guests are wise in their craft and willing to give their best advice and counsel on their specific genre and area. Give this a listen! You won’t regret it!