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Podcast Ninja

Aug 14, 2017

Suzanne Nguyen aka "String Story" is the international correspondent for That Startup Show and the host of The String Report. She’s a curious geek who loves to explore tech, social, and innovation.

During the show, String will share how to get high-quality guests on your show and improve your interviews skills. You'll find out how to build a massive rapport with guests and interview influencers in an entertaining and impactful way. Listen to the end to learn about her research and preparation process.

Listen to PN 5 on iTunes.


PN5 Show Notes:

String's Links:

That Startup Show

The String Report



Strings Tweet to Gary Vee

DailyVee 264: String & Gary

Watch the Gary Vee interview


> Join The Podcast Ninja Dojo


String’s Podcasting Gear:

Rode Smartlav

Rode Reporter Interview Microphone

Rode i-XLR digital XLR interface for Apple iOS devices


My Podcasting Gear:

Shure SM58-LC Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone

Shure Foam Windscreen

Focusrite Scarlett 2i2


Time Stamps:

01:54 - How String got into the podcasting space

08:24 - Reaching out to big name tech leaders

11:45 - Preparing for the interview

12:17 - The Hugh Forrest interview

14:17 - Answering controversial questions

16:42 - Great interview podcasting equipment

18:04 - The icebreaker process

21:47 - Are you struggling to get high-quality guests?

25:07 - Doing research on guests

26:47 - More interview skill tips


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