What do you do when there is a problem with a guest episode? Today I’m sharing how to handle re-recording with your guest, or even needing to scrap an episode entirely. I’m giving tips on navigating a variety of podcast problems so that you will be able to handle each one with confidence. 

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Mentioned In Today’s Episode:

Episode 054: Podcast Pitches and Guest Communication

Podcast Resource Shop

Email Templates for Asking Your Podcast Guest to Re-record



Reasons that you may want to re-record (3:42)

Fix the problem in post-production (9:38)

Scraping an episode (16:36)

How to handle the situation with the guest (18:21)

Your podcast represents you and your brand (24:10)

Email templates for re-recording and feedback (26:13)