Blake's Banter 

 

Blakes Banter About PodcastsHi! I'm Blake. I'm one of the owners here at Human Factor, and I've been producing audio forever, and making podcasts since before it was cool. One thing I've noticed since then is that podcasts are very effective communication tools for industry and member-based organizations. People told me I should do something to help spread the word on how effective podcasts are, and share some of the best practices on how to make them. So I did it!

If you would like me to help you with your podcast just contact me. My team and I love helping member-based organizations launch and improve their podcasts while increasing their listenership. So enough about me. Go enjoy some content.

 
Ghosts? on your podcast?

“What are we going to talk about on our podcast? Who should we have on?” These are common questions I get, especially in the pre-production phase of a show. What should we talk about on our podcast?  One way I answer these questions is to draw upon Charles Dickens and ask clients to think of …

Soon all associations will have podcasts

From breaking down data and continuing education to just plain fun, associations need to be podcasting to reach the next generation. Consider that the younger generations communicate differently. How are you going to reach them without one of the most popular communication tools out there? (I’m talking about a podcast). And it still has room …

Podcasts, the truly intimate newsletter (that you don’t have to read)

Communications people in associations are always trying to find new ways to engage members: throwing events, publishing newsletters, creating magazines, making flashy, creative videos and so much more. “Communications” simply means having a conversation with our members — attempting to show that we hear them and understand their issues and that we are working hard …

Why association podcasting is on the rise

Podcasting for associations is more popular than ever, and it’s obvious why. Your members are constantly exposed to so much content on the internet, now organizations have to do more than ever to keep their membership up to date with the current news, continuing education, and information going on around their sector. In the last …