In this episode of Hacks and Hobbies, your host Junaid shares the untold story of podcasting as a remarkable learning tool. Tune in as he reveals how creating a podcast about beekeeping led to incredible knowledge acquisition, the importance of diverse perspectives from guests, the hidden education in networking, and the power of taking notes. Discover how podcasting can become your secret weapon for personal and professional development. Hacks to take away : Podcasting as a Lifelong Learning Tool: The host emphasizes that podcasting has been an excellent tool for continuous learning. It has allowed him to explore various topics, engage in deep conversations, and condense valuable research into each episode, turning them into mini masterclasses. Diverse Perspectives: The host points out that each guest brings a new perspective and domain of expertise to the podcast. These conversations delve deeply into various topics, making it an enriching experience for both the host and the listeners. Skills Development: The host shares his journey of learning audio editing and scriptwriting as essential podcasting skills. These skills have not only improved his podcasting abilities but also become valuable in other aspects of his life. Networking and Greenroom Talks: The podcast host highlights that networking isn’t just about career advancement but also about engaging in enlightening conversations. He mentions “greenroom talks” with other podcasters as learning experiences on steroids, providing unique insights. Listener Engagement: The host appreciates listener engagement through questions and comments. He answers a listener’s question about how he chooses podcast topics, indicating that it’s a blend of his interests and audience requests. Let’s get started with your Home Studio! Be ready for live streaming, zoom calls, and creating content. Let me help you build a space that helps you gain confidence in front of the lens. Book a call here for a free consultation: http://hacksandhobbies.com/booking
Junaid Ahmed has been a user experience designer for over 15 years. As a UX professional, he uses the user-centered design philosophy to come up with solutions. Trust the system, it works!
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Junaid has been interviewing people from all walks of life on his podcast Hacks and Hobbies.