Podcasts

No, don’t worry, I’m not going to subject you all to my dulcet tones but I would like to mention two sets of podcasts which are well worth monitoring.

Not normally something I make time for, I’ve recently started going to the gym and it’s an ideal time to zone out and catch up on these. For those of you using iTunes, you can subscribe to RSS Feeds for both and they’ll be downloaded whenever they are published.

First up a fellow Scot (even if he is from the ‘wrong’ side of the country :) ) Alistair Christie produces a regular podcast on a variety of technical communication related topics. He’s been at it for a few years now and has some excellent interviews which you can find in his archives. Well worth subscribing to this one.

Also worthy of a listen is the Tech Writer Voices sessions by Tom Johnson. He has interviewed many well know names in our field of interest and, like Alistair, has been publishing podcasts for a while now. His archives are chock full of fascinating interviews, and of course you can subscribe to his podcast series as well (via iTunes too).

Any other podcasts I should be listening to?


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5 Responses to “Podcasts”

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    18 May 2009 at 14:19

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  2. Tom Johnson
    18 May 2009 at 14:19

    Thanks for the mention. I do have some podcasts I recommend (in addition to Alistair’s). I’ll try to write up a post this week listing them.

  3. Alistair Christie
    19 May 2009 at 07:53

    Gordon,

    Thanks for the plug. My stats tell me I need all the plugs I can get!

    I think we *should* hear you dulcet tones. I’d definitely subscribe to onemantalks.

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  5. Harry Miller
    7 July 2009 at 20:21

    You might try my Visual Communication podcast, which has been recently reinvigorated with a new format:
    http://blogs.msdn.com/harrymiller

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