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Courses coming soon to Learning Waves members

Learning Waves Skillnet is currently working with a number of trainers in order to roll out the following programmes from May 2018 :   Introduction to Radio Sales Creative Scripting for Sales Webinars on Data Protection and Referenda Gui...more

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RadioDays Ireland Videos now available

RadioDays Ireland videos are now available to watch on http://radiodaysireland.ie/conference-videos/.    The suite of videos includes all of the main sessions and breakout sessions from the conference.  We encourage you to take a look...more

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Ten tips for better radio advertising with Rory Hamilton

Rory Hamilton, founding partner and ECD of the Dublin based creative agency Boys and Girls and President of the Institute of Creative Advertising and Design(ICAD), joined us at Radio Days Ireland 2018.  Rory has won more than 100 creative awards both...more

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Why Radio is really worth fighting for - with Helen Boaden

Helen Boaden spent 34 years of her extremely successful career at the BBC, beginning at BBC Radio Leeds and ending on the BBC Executive Board. Her love of broadcasting began with a stint on student radio at the University of Sussex. Helen then went on to ...more

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Jessie makes headlines in USA following Radio Days Ireland appearance

Jessie Kavanagh (pictured right with her parents Deirdre & Paul), the 14 year old YouTube sensation who appeared at Radio Days Ireland has caught the attention of the media in the USA.  In an article written by Fred Jacobs on the Kids in America&...more

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Reports of the demise of radio listening are greatly exaggerated

The radio industry is not “sticking its head in the sand” but instead it is measuring the changing nature of the audio environment and consumption, according to Paul Mulligan, the chairman of the Joint National Listenership Research (JNLR) com...more

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Dates for Workshops on Referenda Guidelines Announced

Learning Waves Skillnet has in conjunction with the BAI and Media Lawyer Solicitors announced dates for workshops on guidelines relating to upcoming Referenda in 2018 and 2019.  The workshops have been designed in association with Declan McLoughlin f...more

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Ireland’s Media Buyers are Avid Listeners of Radio According to Research

Some 88% of media buyers in Ireland listen to radio every day according to new research by the JNLR Committee and Choose Radio, a group which represents all of Ireland’s radio stations and helps to promote the medium of radio. This figure is even hi...more

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Irish People Love Radio - See what the survey said!

The latest JNLR/Ipsos MRBI report into radio listening published on 8th February 2018 shows that daily radio listening is at 83% of all adults. The report covers the 12-month period from January to December.  More than 3.1 million listeners (15+),...more

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Radio Days Ireland 2018 | More speakers announced

Learning Waves Skillnet and IBI are delighted to announce more speakers to add to their already impressive line-up.  RadioDays Ireland 2018 is shaping up to be one of the key media conferences in Ireland in 2018.  The conference is being support...more