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Radio's relevance in a Social World

Learning Waves Skillnet will host a workshop with Martin Liss, BCI, Germany on Radio's relevance in a Social World on Thursday 30th March 2017 from 11am to 4pm in Radio Kerry, Tralee, Co. Kerry.  Martin is an independent media & management...more

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Learning Waves Skillnet AGM 2017

Learning Waves Skillnet will be hosting their annual AGM this April 6th at The Gibson Hotel, Dublin, from 11am to 1pm. Firstly the AGM will take place between 11am and 11:30am where we will reflect on 2016 and with positivity and prosperity look forward t...more

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New developments at Learning Waves

Learning Waves Skillnet is constantly reviewing its offering to ensure that we bring to most up to date information and knowledge to you, our members.  In 2017, we have received funding from Skillnets to develop new programmes in the following areas:...more

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Learning Waves and BBC Partnership Phase 2 April to June 2017

Learning Waves is delighted to announce Phase 2 of our partnership with BBC Radio Ulster.  The partnership was agreed in March 2016 between Teresa Hanratty & Nessa McGann from Learning Waves and Jackie Neill from BBC Radio Ulster and Phase 1 has ...more

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Tips on making Creative Radio Ads

Stuart Morgan, Director from On The Eighth was in Dublin last week with ReelWorld for a two day workshop on 'Up your Imaging Game'.  On the Eight are the audio engagement experts. They support media buyers and creative marketing agencies to c...more

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MojoCon 3 to take place in Galway in May 2017

MojoCon, the world's leading Mobile Journalism event will take place in Galway from 4th to 6th May in the Radisson Hotel.  The event which is the brain child of RTE's Head of Innovation and Learning Waves Skillnet trainer, Glen Mulcahy is in ...more

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Research Shows How Radio Combined with Online Can Deliver Strong Growth for Brands

New research carried out by Amárach Research on behalf of Urban Media shows how radio and digital advertising can work together effectively to build a brand and deliver new sales.The research, Understanding the Relationship between Radio and Digita...more

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JNLR results show Ireland still loves Radio!

Ireland still loves radio and as a nation almost 3 million Irish adults listen to radio for 4 hours per day.  Whether it's news, views, sport, talk or entertainment, Irish adults are tuning in to radio.  Thank you for your support and contin...more

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Imaging and Commercial Production Workshop with ReelWorld

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce an exciting 2 day workshop with ReelWorld on 16th and 17th February 2017 in Dublin.  The workshop is aimed at those involved in Imaging and Commercial Production across the Independent Radio Sector. Da...more

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Introductory Guide to Mobile Journalism

Mobile journalism(Mojo) can be defined as the process of gathering and delivering news using a smartphone or a tablet.  It is a trend in news covering and broadcasting and has the potential to become the new standard in journalism practice, especiall...more