#36: Tactical Tuesday: What Makes Online Courses a Fantastic Business Model?


Jason A. Duprat, Entrepreneur, Healthcare Practitioner and Host of the Healthcare Entrepreneur Academy Podcast shares everything you need to know for creating an online course. He provides advice and highlights important tools and resources to simplify the process.  

Episode Highlights:

  • Jason talks about why creating online courses is such a great way to do business.

  • What was one of the biggest mistakes Jason made when he first started creating online courses?

  • What types of online resources can you utilize for online courses?

  • What’s the biggest challenge you’ll face when starting an online course?

  • When you decide to build an online course, base it on your expertise, passion and the market demand.

  • You can automate the marketing, the course enrollment process and the graduation certificate printouts.

  • Jason is looking for experts to partner with to deliver knowledge through new online course creation.

3 Key Points:

  1. Now you can create online courses without hiring a coder.

  2. Resources for creating online courses include: Udemy, Teachable, Thinkific and Kajabi.

  3. Marketing is crucial for selling online courses. This includes search engine optimization, paid ads and tracking link clicks.

Tweetable Quotes:

  • (Creating online courses) “Is, in my opinion, one of the best and most flexible ways to start a side business because it can be 100% online and you can do this while you’re working full-time.” – Jason A. Duprat

  • “The actual part of putting information into the course is one of the easier things when you’re creating online courses.” – Jason A. Duprat

  • “For Thinkific, which is what I use, you can actually hire a coder if you really want to get customized. They can make custom edits for you and adjustments.” – Jason A. Duprat

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