13 Steps to Start A Successful Podcast

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In case you missed our co-founder Steve’s brilliant webinar, here’s a little summary in blog form. Bringing more than 25 years’ worth of experience to the table, Steve outlines the crucial key points you need to hit to make sure that your podcast stands out and achieves wonderful things. (Before we go any further, we’ve popped some links in here … Read More

Easy Like Sunday Morning: Radio Production at the BBC in 2021

Sunday Morning With Colin Jackson and Suzanne Packer, with researcher Giorgia Rescigno

A lot of founders have their individual quirks. Mine will make you squirm.  I love working early on Sunday mornings. I know. It’s not normal. But let me explain. The work that gets me out of bed when the rest of the civilised world, it seems, is enjoying a lie-in, is live radio production.  In fact, it’s a job that … Read More

It’s new, it’s shiny and we love it!

New Bengo Website on Laptop

Say hello to our brand spankingly new website 🙂 How long does it take to build a new website? Two years apparently. But we’re laying the blame squarely at the door of a global pandemic and the arrival of Bengo Baby. That’s our story, and we’re sticking to it! But finally, behold!! It’s here! Our brand new website for your … Read More

Case Study: Northumbria University

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100 staff and academics all podcast trained and ready to go! In May 2021, we embarked on one of our biggest podcast training programmes to date; the skilling-up of 100 Northumbria University members of staff and academia. Now, you know us. We do love helping people start their podcast journey, and this time was no different. We devised and delivered … Read More

Podcast train 100 academics in 3 months? No problem!

You know us. If we’re not making podcasts, we’re talking about them. So imagine our delight when the good people of Northumbria University challenged us to train 100 of their academics and staff to be completely podcast ready, remotely (naturally!), in just 3 months. What motivated Andrea to get the training? Andrea Slowey – PR & Media Manager – Northumbria … Read More

Podcasting From Home – Part 3: Recording Your Audio

This is the last of a three-part blog series called Podcasting From Home – The New Normal. It follows on from part one, which is all about getting you sounding great; and part two, which is all about getting your guests to sound great. If you’ve followed the first two blogs, then congratulations – because by now, you should sound great, … Read More