Course Lab: Lessons from Successful Online Course Creators
Want to create a hugely successful online course, one that has a major impact on the lives of your students? If you want to learn how to create online courses from the best, you turn to Mirasee; and if you want to host that course, you can’t go wrong using the powerful platform, Ruzuku. Ruzuku co-founder Abe Crystal and Mirasee founder and CEO Danny Iny know what it takes to stand out and be successful in the online courses industry. And now they’re teaming up to share this intel with you in their new Course Lab podcast. In every episode, Course Lab showcases an entrepreneur/course creator who is nailing it with their online course -- and not because they’re teaching people how to make more money. In fact, most of these creators occupy unusual or overlooked niches, like music, writing for video games, overcoming inherent bias, and finding your life purpose. Turns out, the key to their success all comes down to their online course design. In this podcast, Danny and Abe reveal the most important design tactics that are making all the difference for these online course creators -- and how you can implement them in your own online course. So if you want to create a successful online course that changes the lives of your students, this is your big chance to learn how it’s done from the best in the industry!
A Fresh Approach for Adding Online Courses to Your Business (Abe Crystal)
October 18, 2021 • 17 MIN
In this special episode Abe Crystal, CEO of the online course platform Ruzuku, shares with co-host Danny Iny a fresh approach for adding online courses to your business. A detailed description of this approach can be found in Abe’s new book, The Business of Courses.
All the Necessary Elements for Transformation (Melinda Cohan)
October 11, 2021 • 24 MIN
Most coaches don't like running a business, says Melinda Cohan, CEO of The Coaches Console. Her online course, The Coaching Business System, runs students through the groundwork of setting up business systems, providing them with all the necessary elements for their transformation. In this episode of Course Lab, Danny and Abe dive into the expert design of Melinda’s course; its mixture of content and community and its rare results guarantee.
How Students’ Lived Experiences Lead to Innovative Course Design (Sara Eisenberg)
September 20, 2021 • 22 MIN
It can be hard to talk about racial and gender equality. But Sara’s course, Radical Inclusion Immersion, creates an in-depth curriculum based upon students’ lived memories and experiences, leading to transformation and empathy. In this episode of Course Lab, Danny and Abe talk to Sara Eisenberg about her course and its innovative course design.
The Exponential Power of a Group (Jackie Roberge)
September 6, 2021 • 24 MIN
Are you afraid to lose the intimacy of one-to-one coaching? Jackie was, until she discovered that working with a group was even more powerful. In today’s episode of Course Lab, Danny and Abe talk to Jackie Roberge about her online course, “Purpose, Values & Vision,” which uses group coaching, laser-focused sessions, and guided visualization to help clients tap into their life purpose.
Bite-Sized Modules Create a Distilled and Actionable Course (Gayle Van Gils)
August 23, 2021 • 18 MIN
Do you want to create an engaging course that students will actually complete? Then join Danny and Abe when they talk to Gayle Van Gils about her course “Smart Tips: Wellness,” which teaches people how to infuse awareness into every aspect of wellness. In this episode, you’ll discover how Gayle created a binge-worthy course with a remarkable student retention rate.
How To Streamline Your Course For Optimized Learning (Rebecca Cuevas)
August 9, 2021 • 19 MIN
You want to create an impactful and engaging online course that transforms the lives of your students, but don’t know where to start. Rebecca Cuevas has discovered a method for making your course design as seamless and easy as possible, using the tools YOU prefer - and today she’s here to show you exactly how it’s done.
Unlock Your Best Music Performance (ft. Mark Morley-Fletcher)
July 30, 2021 • 25 MIN
Mark Morley-Fletcher set out to solve a problem for himself and, in the process, developed a goldmine of techniques that he had to share with other musicians. Turns out, other course creators can also learn from his seamless hybrid of evergreen and bootcamp with 1,000 students and counting.
Natural Weight Loss to Achieve Sustainable Results (ft. Jill Cruz)
July 30, 2021 • 25 MIN
Weight loss is one of the most saturated niches, yet online course creator Jill Cruz has created a very successful high-ticket course. How exactly has she done that? Danny and Abe take a closer look at her course “Work With Your Nature Weight Loss” and share her most efficient strategies.
Develop Resilience to Change ANY Behavior (ft. Dr. G)
July 27, 2021 • 23 MIN
Course creators know that behavior change is a key component of successful course design. The question is, how exactly do you help your students attain that change? Danny and Abe interview course creator, resilience expert, and on-camera personality, Dr. G, to find out.
Getting the Most Out of Your DNA Results (ft. Diahan Southard)
July 19, 2021 • 29 MIN
How do you create an online course about DNA and make it interesting and understandable? In this episode of Course Lab, Mirasee’s Danny Iny and Ruzuku’s Abe Crystal talk with course creator and industry pioneer, Diahan Southard, about her course “Your DNA Guide.”
Writing for Video Games (ft. Susan O’Connor)
July 17, 2021 • 26 MIN
How has Susan O’Connor achieved “pinnacle results” for her students in her online course, “How to write for video games”? As Mirasee’s Danny Iny and Ruzuku’s Abe Crystal found out, it was through her willingness to innovate, iterate, and go with the flow.
Trailer for Course Lab: Lessons from Successful Online Course Creators with Mirasee’s Danny Iny and Ruzuku’s Abe Crystal
July 17, 2021 • 3 MIN
Want to create a hugely successful online course, one that has a major impact on the lives of your students? If you want to learn how to create online courses from the best, you turn to Mirasee; and if you want to host that course, you can’t go wrong using the powerful platform, Ruzuku. Ruzuku co-founder Abe Crystal and Mirasee founder and CEO Danny Iny know what it takes to stand out and be successful in the online courses industry. And now they’re teaming up to share this intel with you in their new Course Lab podcast. In every episode, Course Lab showcases an entrepreneur/course creator who is nailing it with their online course -- and not because they’re teaching people how to make more money. In fact, most of these creators occupy unusual or overlooked niches, like music, writing for video games, overcoming inherent bias, and finding your life purpose. Turns out, the key to their success all comes down to their online course design. In this program, Danny and Abe reveal the most important design tactics that are making all the difference for these online course creators - and how you can implement them in your own online course. So if you want to create a successful online course that changes the lives of your students, this is your big chance to learn how it’s done from the best in the industry!