Topic: Podcasts are seeing an enormous surge in popularity. At least 112 million Americans have listened to podcasts, a figure up 11 percent from last year, with 67 million listening to podcasts at least monthly (Forbes.com). With this type of technology available, more talent and development professionals are seeking to add unique and cutting techniques opportunities such as podcasting to reach their audience. PODCASTING FOR BEGINNERS introduces the foundations needed to produce, record and publish your podcast successfully.
This training shows you the foundations needed to produce, record and publish your podcast. Please read before the session: Why Podcasts Are Popular (And 4 Content Lessons To Learn From Them)
At the completion of this presentation you will be able to:
- Create a show’s theme
- Buy the best equipment for the best price to start your podcasts
- Find hosting for podcasts
- Grow an audience
ATD Competency Model - Area of Expertise This Session Supports: Performance Improvement, Instructional Design, Training Delivery, Learning Technologies
Speaker: Scott Ford is an award-winning senior instructional designer and owner of Scott Ford Consulting. Scott has had the honor of developing computer training courses that have been used by the DEA, FBI Cyber, FBI CART, CIA, local and state law enforcement officers and oil and gas companies. Scott received his M.Ed. from Texas A&M, and has completed postgraduate work in homeland security and emergency management from the Bush School of Government and George Mason University. He has been a regular guest lecturer for Texas A&M’s instructional design program. Scott was also an adjunct faculty member at Lone Star College, North Virginia Community College (NOVA) and a featured speaker for the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA), MERLOT, Online Learning Consortium (OLC), and Network Texas.
Address ( print map with directions)
New Horizons CLC Houston (Located in the same complex at the Decorative Center Houston)
5120 Woodway Dr., Suite 200
Houston, TX 77056
Best parking is in the surface lot behind the ExxonMobil station. Facility is on the second floor of the courtyard next to the parking lot.
We are located at the intersection of Sage and Woodway Dr. in the Galleria area, headed away from 610 on Woodway Dr. At the light make a right onto Sage Rd, and then another immediate right into the Decorative Center Houston (DCH) surface parking lot. We are located on the second floor of the court yard area on the right hand side, in the suite closest to the building. The stairs are located on both sides of the first floor shops, hidden in the architecture.
Visitors can park in any spots without a ‘RESERVED’ sign on them. They have open spots on every floor of the garage and outside the lobby of the building (there is also a valet service here).