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Guidelines on covering the 2018 Presidential Election available on Learning Waves Skillnet website

Guidelines on covering the 2018 Presidential Election available on Learning Waves Skillnet website

Following a succesful webinar with Andrea Martin from Media Lawyer on the Legal Implications for stations covering the Presidential Election 2018, Learning Waves Skillnet has now made the following available to its members : Draft Election Statement...more

JOB ALERT - AA Roadwatch are looking for a Junior Researcher

JOB ALERT - AA Roadwatch are looking for a Junior Researcher

AA Ireland is looking for a new Junior Researcher to join the Roadwatch team. This position is ideal for a third-level student interested in obtaining experience in radio and research work. The Roadwatch newsroom is an exciting, fast-paced environment,...more

Podcasting Masterclass 2018

Podcasting Masterclass 2018

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that it will host a Podcasting Masterclass on 13th November 2018 in Dublin.  The masterclass will see experts from the podcasting landscape share their ideas, challenges and opportunities with the audi...more

Your Network - Your Training

Your Network - Your Training

Learning Waves Skillnet, your training network, is currently seeking your training and development needs for 2019. The network will be submitting a funding application to Skillnet Ireland on 5th October 2018 for training and development in the sector for ...more

Top Ten Radio Promotional Ideas from Around the World

Top Ten Radio Promotional Ideas from Around the World

We know that promotions are a pivotal force in today's ever-changing digital world - but how does that effect radio?  Recently, Choose Radio  hosted an event which saw Niall Power, Head of Station Sound, Beat 102103, take c...more

Mobile Content for Radio Diploma Launched

Mobile Content for Radio Diploma Launched

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce today, 30th August 2018, the launch of its Mobile Content for Radio Diploma.  The Diploma has been developed in partnership with Skillnet Ireland and Titanium Media.  The development of this progr...more

Producer Masterclass in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster

Producer Masterclass in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that it will host a 'Producer Masterclass' in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster on Thursday 20th September 2018 in Belfast.  The event has been organised by Teresa Hanratty from Learning Waves ...more

Tune into Training from September 2018

Tune into Training from September 2018

As the kids get ready to go back to school, Learning Waves Skillnet is getting its training calendar ready for the last quarter of 2018.  The schedule of training currently sees training commence on 5th September with Broadcast Law Updates being offe...more

€2m available from Skillnet Ireland for New Network Development

€2m available from Skillnet Ireland for New Network Development

Is your workforce ready for the future? Skillnet Ireland announces €2M training fund to help close the widening skills gap Learning Waves Skillnet is proud to be part of Skillnet Ireland, the national agency responsible for the promotion of workfo...more

Forecast remains good for Irish Radio

Forecast remains good for Irish Radio

The latest JNLR listenership figures released today show that Irish radio stations continue to turn up the heat on other media with a combined strength of 85.5% share of the audio market in Ireland.  This compares with 8.1%% own music, 4.9% Spotify a...more