|Archive for ‘Podcasts’

A Simple Description of Making Great Radio

ira_glass_640x446

I teach a course on how to start podcasting. it is one of the most rewarding things I do. I love teaching people and inspiring them to take a risk and try something new. It’s exhilarating. I think anyone who is trying to become exceptional at an activity (radio, podcasting, a physical activity) can appreciate […]

Continue Reading

trust your instincts

radio-instinct-640x446

i’m about to begin a new podcast series that i hope will last a long time. in order to prepare for this, and in general practice for my professional development, i look to those i admire for guidance and advice. one of my all-time favourite radio journalists is Ira Glass from This American Life. to […]

Continue Reading

be entertaining

something i’ve fundamentally thought about media ever since i began seriously thinking about media is that it has to be entertaining. no one is going to listen if it is not entertaining. when writing a Masters Thesis on Audio Production at Ryerson University i focused on the various ways you can engage an audience to deliver […]

Continue Reading