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Kerry ETB and Radio Kerry begin recruitment for hands on media training

Kerry ETB and Radio Kerry begin recruitment for hands on media training

Always dreamed of working in radio or the media? Or are you a media graduate who wants hands on experience. Would you like the opportunity to train in an existing media organization while you learn. If you have a passion for news, sports, research and ...more

Learning Waves Skillnet launches Podcast page

Learning Waves Skillnet launches Podcast page

Delve into the world that is Podcasting in this new addition to the Learning Waves Skillnet website. Packed full of engaging audio content from brilliant speakers of many nationalities, the new Podcast page has hours of inspirational listening. The pag...more

Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018

Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018

The line up for the Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018 event has been finalised this week.  The event will take place in the Round Room of the Mansion House in Dublin on Thursday June 28th from 2pm to 5pm.  The line up boasts a host of national and ...more

Ralph Van Dijk, Executive Creative Director, EarDrum Australia to host workshops for Learning Waves & Choose Radio

Ralph Van Dijk, Executive Creative Director, EarDrum Australia to host workshops for Learning Waves & Choose Radio

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that Ralph Van Dijk(pictured right),  Founder and Executive Creative Director of Eardrum Australia will host workshops for the network and Choose Radio on 28th June 2018.   Ralph is a wo...more

Learning Waves remains Tuned in to Irish Radio

Learning Waves remains Tuned in to Irish Radio

Learning Waves held its AGM on 19th April 2018 in the Gibson Hotel in Dublin where Teresa Hanratty, Project Manager, outlined the networks committment to being 'Tuned into Irish Radio' and to continually meeting and exceeding the industry's tr...more

Courses coming soon to Learning Waves members

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 Visual Storytelling for Audio Producers Occ...more

RadioDays Ireland Videos now available

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

Ten tips for better radio advertising with Rory Hamilton

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

Why Radio is really worth fighting for - with Helen Boaden

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

Jessie makes headlines in USA following Radio Days Ireland appearance

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