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Radio - A powerful medium for building brands and connections

This was clearly the message coming from the Choose Radio event held on Thursday 18th May 2017 in Number Twenty Two, South Anne Street, Dublin.  The event was organised by the Choose Radio group  and supported by the JNLR committee.  It was...more

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The Future of Sport on Radio - Know your audience is key message from Learning Waves Skillnet workshop

On Monday 24th April 2017 Learning Waves Skillnet held a highly interactive and engaging workshop on the 'Future of Sport on Radio', a workshop that encompassed all things from sports rights, to interviewing your guests, to social and sport a...more

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New courses from Learning Waves Skillnet

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to bring a number of new courses to you over the coming weeks.  The network has developed partnerships with organisations and trainers to bring you new and exciting programmes in the coming weeks.  Such progr...more

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The merits of Snapchat for Storytellers

What can Snapchat offer you as a storyteller? This was another topic of huge interest at RTE's Mojocon event in Galway from 4th to 6th May 2017.  The discussion not only looked at how Snapchat can help you tell stories but also how Snapchat can s...more

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Is Journalism Dead - Views from MojoCon 360 with Michael Rosenblum, Samantha Barry and Mark Joyella

Journalism is not dead - old news habits are dead' said Samatha Barry, Head of Social Media and Emering Media, CNN Worldwide at the RTE MojoCon 360 conference held in Galway on 4th to 6th May 2017.  Barry was joined by a panel of experts includin...more

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We STILL love Radio - FACT April 2017

Ireland still loves its Radio, 82% tune into radio every day according to the latest JNLR figures published today 27th April 2017. Interesting facts from the results show the following :   3 million Irish adults tune into radio every day and...more

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Creating Visual Content for Radio – Views from across the Globe

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to partner with MojoCon 360 in Galway next week to bring a FREE fringe event to those interested in hearing more about Mobile Journalism for Radio and Social.  The event will focus on ‘Creating Visual Conten...more

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Speakers announced for Learning Waves Skillnet Sales Managers Forum

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce its panel of speakers for their upcoming Sales Managers Forum which will take place on Tuesday 25th April 2017 in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley, Dublin.  The forum will be facilitated by Mark Richar...more

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Go Create Great Radio Ads with Learning Waves

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce their collaboration with Go Create Academy, a well-known online course provider who specialise in areas such as Radio, TV, and Photography. With this new partnership comes a new opportunity to be awarded a ...more

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'The Future is Promising' - Learning Waves Skillnet AGM 2017

Learning Waves Skillnet held their AGM in The Gibson Hotel, Dublin, on April 6th this year. At the event we heard from members of the Learning Waves board, Chairperson Nessa McGann, Project Manager Teresa Hanratty and Treasurer Lena Murphy. Nessa began...more