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    Delivered Daily: An Interview with David Locke, Founder of Locked On Podcast Network

    In the summer of 2016, David Locke, the radio voice of the Utah Jazz, founded the Locked On Podcast Network. What began as one...

    Studio Ochenta’s Originals: More with Lory Martinez

    When I recently spoke to Lory Martinez, she called from Paris, the home of Studio Ochenta. Last Friday’s article on Mija podcast depicts just...

    Mija Podcast: Lory Martinez on the Love of Language

    Lory Martinez, founder and CEO of Paris-based Studio Ochenta, is an inspiringly busy creator. Making audio stories in different languages is a clear calling...

    Podcasters, educators collaborate to bring their shows to the classroom

    A new school year is underway, and students from kindergarten through college seniors are settling into their routines. Increasingly, their classroom experiences are including...

    Pinna CEO Maggie McGuire on Truly Ad-Free Children’s Audio

    Maggie McGuire, the CEO of Pinna, is all about blazing new territory. Since taking the wheel of the company in January, the former Scholastic...

    Why and When to Hire a Cultural Consultant for Your Podcast

    Don’t be demoralized reading this. Move forward with your eyes open not just to the world around you, but your own actions and decisions. And if you think, “Hey, maybe an expert opinion on this matter might help me out,” go out and hire a cultural consultant and talk to them. They’re storytellers, too, and you never know what the next story might bring.

    Helping Your Discoverability: It’s Time for a Website

    Ely! Podcast Movement is over, and our audio fiction track went so well! But now I am very ready for sleep.   You can find me...

    Podcasting: It’s a Matter of Legacy

    In this process of creation, of capturing my own voice, I slowly began to not only refine and transform myself but evolve into the woman that I am now. Podcasting became the tool I needed to draw out more from myself, and in doing so, facilitated a profession in podcasting as well as a personal mode of succession that my girls will be able to immerse themselves into -- and get to know their mother in her own voice, in conversation.

    Podcast Makeover: Raising Your Paws

    The Jacobs Media team asked three broadcasting professionals to critique an up-and-coming podcast. Here's the advice they had for the Raising Your Paws podcast.

    Peak Podcast? We’re Just Getting Started

    A recently published piece in The New York Times entitled "Have We Hit Peak Podcast?" has been quite the topic of conversation, garnering some mixed reactions. The subtitle removes all doubt as to the editorial angle: "If past experience (cough, blogs) is any indication, a shakeout is nigh." No matter how one fits into the podcasting ecosystem, we can all see that the sheer number of shows has become overwhelming. However, not all podcasters get into it for money, fame, or to become an "influencer." Discounting the creative joy of podcasting is a mistake.

    The Story Behind the Latin Podcast Awards

    Felix, a leader in the podcasting community, runs a podcast network called AudioDice, and has spoken at Podcast Movement. One of his major achievements has been starting the annual Latin Podcast Awards, an event that celebrates multilingual creators from all over the world. In anticipation of the 3rd annual Awards, and to kick off our newsletter, we’re setting the spotlight on Felix’s journey to podcast success.

    Your Story is Awesome, but You’re Probably Telling It Wrong – Matt Marr

    By now being vulnerable and sharing your story are catchphrases that we've all heard. But have you ever heard someone's story and realize you bored, you don't relate, or you just don't care? Their story is probably really really REALLY awesome, but they are just telling it wrong.

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