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If you’re frustrated because you struggle in the entertainment business, then Branding for Entertainers podcast will help. If you’re looking for valuable insights into the most common and frustrating identity issues that both amateur and even professional entertainers face, then the BFE podcast will help you shine. Billy Diamond brings you practical advice and formulas to get people to remember who you are and keep them talking about your brand. Billy and the world’s leading experts will help you polish your visual, verbal, and virtual identity so that entertainment buyers, agents, and your live audience will listen. Each episode is geared to help you get your message out, grow your business, stand out in the marketplace, and have a blast doing it!

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United States

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If you’re frustrated because you struggle in the entertainment business, then Branding for Entertainers podcast will help. If you’re looking for valuable insights into the most common and frustrating identity issues that both amateur and even professional entertainers face, then the BFE podcast will help you shine. Billy Diamond brings you practical advice and formulas to get people to remember who you are and keep them talking about your brand. Billy and the world’s leading experts will help you polish your visual, verbal, and virtual identity so that entertainment buyers, agents, and your live audience will listen. Each episode is geared to help you get your message out, grow your business, stand out in the marketplace, and have a blast doing it!

Language:

English

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Episodes

BFE EP39 - The Santa Brand: The Colors of Christmas

12/22/2023
IN THIS EPISODE Remember that iconic brand that practically invented Christmas as we know it? Yeah, we're revisiting that fascinating story and the science of color in branding on this rebroadcast episode of The Branding For Entertainers Podcast! Join Billy as he dives deep into the psychology of color and how it shapes brand identity. He'll dissect that legendary brand's color choices and reveal the secrets behind their enduring success. Plus, you'll walk away with actionable tips on choosing colors that resonate with you as a performer and help you stand out from the crowd. So grab your favorite beverage, settle in, and get ready for a vibrant rebroadcast that's sure to leave you feeling inspired and informed! P.S. Don't forget to share your color branding insights and any questions you have.

Duration:00:22:04

BFE EP38 - Balancing The Branding Tightrope: When Just Enough is More

12/15/2023
Ditch the pitch and rock your live performances without the cheese. This episode explores the art of balancing engagement and promotion in your live performances. I'll walk the tightrope with you, sharing strategies and insights to keep your audience enthralled without feeling like pawns in a self-promotional game. Tune in to learn: Finding the Sweet Spot: Strike the perfect balance between sharing your brand and connecting with your audience on a human level. Authenticity is King: Ditch the script and embrace your true self – your genuine passion will shine through. Storytelling, Not Selling: Weave captivating narratives that resonate, instead of bombarding your audience with promos. Tips & Tricks for Stage Success: Discover actionable advice to leave your audience wanting more, not running for the exit. Ready to ditch the cheesy tactics and deliver live performance branding that is both powerful and genuine? Join me!

Duration:00:21:46

BFE EP37: Paper vs Pixels: The Business Card Debate

11/10/2023
Join us in this lively discussion on the timeless debate of business cards in the digital era. Are traditional cards still relevant? We delve into the power of tangible connections, exploring how a well-crafted business card can make a lasting impression. Discover why, in the midst of technological advancements, the humble business card remains a potent tool for networking and forging meaningful professional relationships. Tune in to unravel The Business Card Debate! To take advantage of the Business Card Package go to: https://brandingentertainers.com/bc

Duration:00:19:13

BFE EP36: The Future of Branding in the Age of AI

10/31/2023
Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly transforming the entertainment industry, and branding is no exception. In this podcast, we explore how you can use AI to create new and innovative ways to connect with your fans and build your brand.

Duration:00:24:47

BFE EP35: Standing Out For The Right Reasons with Jeff Veley

9/1/2023
Jeff was a troubled teen who turned his trials into triumphs. Today he’s a full-time bullying prevention specialist. As a leading communicator on conflict resolution, Jeff is the author of Golden Rule Ambassadors, SQUABBLES®, and Bigfoot Gets Bullied (a #1 Amazon bestseller). Over 1 million people have been impacted by Jeff’s peace-making strategies, earning him two international awards and the title of "Peace Ambassador", recognized by the United Nations. Jeff’s brand stands out because he rarely ever mentions that he is a professional magician when selling his services.

Duration:00:45:50

BFE EP34: Live Sound & Tech Talk: It’s part of the brand experience

3/20/2023
One of the greatest challenges that both amateur and even professional entertainers face is how to run their show music easily and effectively, without missing a cue. In this episode, we dive into the tech side of the industry. Even your sound is part of the live audience brand experience. The more you portray yourself as a pro the more value you offer to your buyer and your audience.

Duration:00:54:31

BFE EP33: Does Size Matter?

2/14/2023
In this episode, Billy talks with you about how to determine the size of your brand on a prop or backdrop based on venue size. He also provides you the answer for estimated guest size for corporate events of between 480 to nearly 1,000 people, and a maximum capacity of just over nine thousand people for larger venues.

Duration:00:06:52

BFE EP32: You’ve Got Bad Marketing In My Branding

12/24/2022
In this episode, Billy takes time on Christmas Eve to talk about brand perception. He discusses how you can get your messaging clear as an entertainment brand and also how sending the wrong message will confuse your buyer. _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Get Billy's 54-minute Online Lecture plus 5 additional downloadables (75 total pages and worksheets) for just $14.95. >>>>>>>> brandingentertainers.com/brandbetter

Duration:00:17:59

BFE EP31: Power Behind Ad Copy That Sells with Cris Johnson

11/30/2022
In this episode, we highlight the importance of the verbal side of your brand and why it is so important. Cris Johnson chats with us about strong copywriting and how to get it right for your website and email marketing campaigns. Cris Jonnson is not only a seasoned magician but he’s also a certified SEO Specialist who helps entertainers live their dreams. As the creator and host of The Professional Magician podcast, he brings decades of experience and expertise to magicians all over the world. Connect with Cris: theprofessionalmagicianclubpro.com - The Professional Magician Club helps magicians book more shows at higher fees through more effective marketing. ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Get Billy's 54-minute Online Lecture plus 5 additional downloadables (75 total pages and worksheets) for just $14.95. >>>>>>>> brandingentertainers.com/brandbetter

Duration:00:55:20

BFE EP30: Kid Magician To Vegas Headliner with Leslie McKinney

11/4/2022
Millions of people the world over have marveled at the comedic magical antics and inviting personality of Leslie McKinney. He began working at Opryland and on The Nashville Network (TNN). Leslie’s first Vegas show was Wizards’ Secrets Magic Show at The MGM Grand Hotel where he did an 18-month contract. Since then his shows have been seen throughout Las Vegas at The Riviera, Fitzgerald’s, The Plaza Hotel, Sun Coast, Sam’s Town, and Planet Hollywood. Leslie recently starred in his own show Presto at The Downtown Grand Las Vegas. He has also performed for cruise lines such as American Family Cruises, Costa, Holland America, Norwegian, Star/Dream Cruises, and Grand Bahamas Cruise. McKinney’s talents have been seen on TLC, Children Talk Television Show, The Late Show with David Letterman, and he was a consultant for Teller’s production Play Dead. In addition to this Leslie McKinney was the first American entertainer to perform in Weifang, Shandong province in The People’s Republic of China. Leslie McKinney is known for his charming southern style and his ability to make his audience feel at home. www.lesliemckinneymagic.com

Duration:00:52:17

BFE EP36: The Future of Branding in the Age of AI

10/31/2022
Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly transforming the entertainment industry, and branding is no exception. In this podcast, we explore how you can use AI to create new and innovative ways to connect with your fans and build your brand.

Duration:00:24:47

BFE EP29: The Invisible Cape: The Evel Hero

9/30/2022
IN THIS EPISODE This is the kickoff of season two of The Branding For Entertainers Podcast. Let’s talk about our heroes. We all have them and sometimes it’s hard to avoid emulating them. We’ll take a look at how to become the hero of your own brand. We’ll cover visual, verbal, and virtual branding and how to position yourself so that your fans begin to look at you as a hero. Find out the voice of your brand so that you can attract your ideal audience. Take our easy free online quiz and you’ll also get our free 10-page report that shares how to best market and brand yourself based on your personality. Go here >>> brandingentertainers.com/yourbrandvoice

Duration:00:36:26

BFE EP28: Could I Reintroduce Myself... Again

8/16/2022
The BFE Podcast has been MIA (missing in action) for a few months but we're not gone! Get ready for a brand new listening experience as we move toward seasonal-themed episodes. Listen to this episode so that we can get you up to speed with what's next.

Duration:00:06:37

BFE EP27: The One-Legged Man with Mark Gindick

2/26/2022
IN THIS EPISODE We return with guest Mark Gindick (physical comedian, clown, and actor) where he reminds us that we are in the service business and also that the person that we bring on stage is always the star. That came about because of a story that he tells in this episode. We all probably have one of those stories where we have done a show and we have gotten somebody on stage and instantly we realized that this could be a real nightmare. Well, such is the case with this story that Mark shares. It's a funny story but it also carries a great message. We also check in with ventriloquist Landon Harvey in a new segment of the podcast that we call “Virtual Viewpoint with Landon”. Landon has over a million followers on Tik-Tok and has a huge presence on social media as an entertainer. He guides us with some great tips on how to share valuable content with your audience on different platforms, and without having to spend hours doing it. RESOURCES WORTH CHECKING Mark’s website: markgindick.com, Follow Mark on Instagram, Learn about Mark’s character - Wing-Man, Watch a quick funny video clip with Mark on YouTube, Mark’s YouTube Channel Comedy Bodega NyC. Other Podcast Mentions: The Big Apple Circus, Watch Mark in “CIRCUS”, a six-part PBS series that takes you on an unforgettable trip with the legendary Big Apple Circus, Cirque Du Soleil, An old TV interview (Real People) with the defunct Ringling Bros. Clown College.

Duration:00:26:54

BFE EP26: The Wing-Man: Without Words with Mark Gindick

2/12/2022
IN THIS EPISODE Oftentimes our verbal (brand) messaging is just an afterthought. How we communicate that part of our brand is important for our buyer, our audiences, and our fans. Guest Mark Gindick is an actor, physical comedian, and clown. He talks about how he developed as a performer and how he communicates his brand. RESOURCES WORTH CHECKING: Mark's website: markgindick.com, Follow Mark on Instagram, Learn about Mark’s character - Wing-Man, Watch a quick funny video clip with Mark on YouTube, Mark’s YouTube Channel Comedy Bodega NyC. Other Podcast Mentions: The Big Apple Circus, Watch Mark in “CIRCUS”, a six-part PBS series that takes you on an unforgettable trip with the legendary Big Apple Circus, Cirque Du Soleil, An old TV interview (Real People) with the defunct Ringling Bros. Clown College.

Duration:00:32:53

BFE EP25: Your Brand On Social Media with Landon Harvey

2/6/2022
IN THIS EPISODE We take a peek into the why and how of virtual branding (your online presence) with special guest Landon Harvey. As a ventriloquist, Landon has over 1 million followers on TikTok and thousands on other social media platforms. RESOURCES WORTH CHECKING Landon on TikTok, Landon on YouTube, Landon on Instagram, Landon on Facebook, Landon on Twitter, LandonVenting.com, LandonHarvey.com. Other podcast mentions: tiktok.com/@joegandelman

Duration:00:27:19

BFE EP24: Stop Promoting Like A Busy Billboard

1/28/2022
Photos are a big part of your visual branding image. How & when to use them is even more important to understand. Billy Diamond talks about why you might not want to use a photo of yourself on your stage banners or backdrops.

Duration:00:16:10

BFE EP23: Branding Is Bite Size

11/21/2021
Branding doesn’t have to feel overwhelming. You can do little bite-size things that will put you on the right course. In this episode, Billy walks you through some more powerful branding and marketing tips that you can use right away to strengthen your brand. Here are some highlights... ADDITIONAL SHOW NOTES: Get the FREE 18-page companion PDF Download for episodes 22 & 23 by going to the following link. All we ask is for your email address and name. https://brandingentertainers.com/TIPS As a reminder, our Black Friday Deals Days will be going on for 12 days from 11-22 to 12-03-2021. With it, you can get 30% OFF Sitewide for products and services. Just use coupon code BIG30 at checkout.

Duration:00:32:23

BFE EP22: Branding Is Like Eating Cake

11/6/2021
Do you know and understand the 4 ingredients that go into making your brand stand out? In this episode, Billy walks you through the key ingredients and then also gives you three additional tips that others in your field probably are not taking the time to do. These tips will make you stand out and get you remembered (and booked) for a long time to come. Part 1 in a series.

Duration:00:31:53

BFE EP21: Channeling Publicity Like Houdini, with Carnegie - The Magic Detective

10/31/2021
Harry Houdini was an entertainer who created major publicity and even his name has become legendary --- even 95 years after his death. He was a master at planting brand perception in the minds of his audience. In this episode, we talk with magician and magic historian Carnegie (a.k.a. The Magic Detective) about Houdini’s successful publicity. We also talk about some techniques Houdini used with great success and how you can take some tips from Houdini's playbook. Carnegie's marketing book on Houdini's publicity is coming out in 2022. Through it, you'll learn the secret techniques used by The Great HOUDINI to become a superstar and how you can use those same techniques to move ahead in your life. You can get a sneak peek FREE excerpt from Chapter 3 of Houdini Marketing! by going to HoudiniMarketingBook.com. Other great content by Carnegie can be found on the following links ... The #1 Magic History Blog on the internet: TheMagicDetective.com Carnegie's podcast, The Magic Detective Podcast can be found anywhere you listen to podcasts or stream it at MagicDetectivePodcast.com The Dead Conjurers features the graves of famous magicians and a few other celebrities. Carnegie's website: CarnegieMagic.com Be sure to also visit our website BrandingEntertainers.com for some other free resources or to learn more about our products that help entertainers brand their show in a fun way.

Duration:00:30:51