#485: Behind-The-Scenes With Crime Junkie Podcast Host, Ashley Flowers

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This is a podcast episode titled, #485: Behind-The-Scenes With Crime Junkie Podcast Host, Ashley Flowers. The summary for this episode is: <h2><span style="font-weight: 400;">What happens when you leave your 9 to 5, pursue your passion, and create one of the most downloaded podcasts in history</span></h2> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">If you’ve ever listened to the podcast</span> <strong>Crime Junkie</strong><span style= "font-weight: 400;">, you know just how addictive it is. The suspense, combined with the</span> <strong>gripping yet straightforward storytelling</strong> <span style= "font-weight: 400;">makes it one of the most enthralling podcasts out there. I, for one, am a loyal listener, and a self-declared Crime Junkie.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">But perhaps what’s most impressive about Crime Junkie is its host,</span> <strong>Ashley Flowers</strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">, who launched the podcast in 2017 while working a super 9 to 5 job. Since its debut, Crime Junkie has remained at the top of the charts and gets</span> <strong>9 million downloads a month</strong><span style= "font-weight: 400;">. Yes, you read that right –</span> <em><span style="font-weight: 400;">9 MILLION! </span></em></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">So how did Ashley do it? How did she make the decision to</span> <strong>leave her cushy corporate job</strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">,</span> <strong>invest in her side hustle, and take the leap into entrepreneurship?</strong> <span style="font-weight: 400;">And how on God’s good Earth did she grow it so quickly?</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">In this episode, you’ll find out. Yes, sweet friend, Ashley is revealing her</span> <em><span style="font-weight: 400;">own</span></em> <span style= "font-weight: 400;">story on how she went from a corporate job to becoming a</span> <strong>highly successful digital entrepreneur</strong> <span style="font-weight: 400;">at the helm of an entire podcast network. </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">This was a really fun and informative conversation, and in it, Ashley shares:</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">How she took the leap from</span> <strong>working a full time</strong> <strong>job</strong> <span style="font-weight: 400;">to</span> <strong>pursuing her passion </strong></li> <li><strong>A behind-the-scenes look at her work-week</strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">, and how she manages it all</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Her best</span> <strong>tips on how to grip listeners</strong> <span style="font-weight: 400;">with a good story</span></li> <li><span style="font-weight: 400;">The inspiration behind her first book, and</span> <strong>her book-writing process</strong></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">So get comfy, pop in those earbuds and get ready to hear Ashley Flowers like you’ve never heard her before.</span></p> <h5>Rate, Review, & Follow on Apple Podcasts</h5> <p>"I love Amy and Online Marketing Made Easy." <-- If that sounds like you, <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/online-marketing-made-easy-with-amy-porterfield/id594703545?mt=2" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">please consider rating and reviewing my show</a>! This helps me support more people -- just like you -- move toward the online life and business that they desire. <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/online-marketing-made-easy-with-amy-porterfield/id594703545?mt=2" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click here</a>, scroll to the bottom, tap to rate with five stars, and select “Write a Review.” Then be sure to let me know what you loved most about the episode!</p> <p>Also, if you haven’t done so already, follow the podcast. I’m adding a bunch of bonus episodes to the feed and, if you’re not following, there’s a good chance you’ll miss out. <a href= "https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/online-marketing-made-easy-with-amy-porterfield/id594703545?mt=2" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Follow now!</a></p>

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What happens when you leave your 9 to 5, pursue your passion, and create one of the most downloaded podcasts in history

If you’ve ever listened to the podcast Crime Junkie, you know just how addictive it is. The suspense, combined with the gripping yet straightforward storytelling makes it one of the most enthralling podcasts out there. I, for one, am a loyal listener, and a self-declared Crime Junkie.

But perhaps what’s most impressive about Crime Junkie is its host, Ashley Flowers, who launched the podcast in 2017 while working a super 9 to 5 job. Since its debut, Crime Junkie has remained at the top of the charts and gets 9 million downloads a month. Yes, you read that right – 9 MILLION! 

So how did Ashley do it? How did she make the decision to leave her cushy corporate job, invest in her side hustle, and take the leap into entrepreneurship? And how on God’s good Earth did she grow it so quickly?

In this episode, you’ll find out. Yes, sweet friend, Ashley is revealing her own story on how she went from a corporate job to becoming a highly successful digital entrepreneur at the helm of an entire podcast network. 

This was a really fun and informative conversation, and in it, Ashley shares:

  • How she took the leap from working a full time job to pursuing her passion 
  • A behind-the-scenes look at her work-week, and how she manages it all
  • Her best tips on how to grip listeners with a good story
  • The inspiration behind her first book, and her book-writing process

So get comfy, pop in those earbuds and get ready to hear Ashley Flowers like you’ve never heard her before.

Rate, Review, & Follow on Apple Podcasts

"I love Amy and Online Marketing Made Easy." <-- If that sounds like you, please consider rating and reviewing my show! This helps me support more people -- just like you -- move toward the online life and business that they desire. Click here, scroll to the bottom, tap to rate with five stars, and select “Write a Review.” Then be sure to let me know what you loved most about the episode!

Also, if you haven’t done so already, follow the podcast. I’m adding a bunch of bonus episodes to the feed and, if you’re not following, there’s a good chance you’ll miss out. Follow now!