In the Production Expert podcast Mike, Julian and Audrey consider what career advice they would give their 18 year old selves. They also share their finds of the week.
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Talking Points Kindly Sponsored By Arturia
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What things do you wish you had known when starting out? What would you have told your 18-year-old self to help you not make the same mistakes that you did?
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As you may know, we are spread out around the UK, Europe and the US when we record the podcast. In the past, we have used a variety of internet-based solutions so we could hear each other. We have settled on Source Connect Now which gives us ISDN equivalent quality audio using a Chrome browser, no software to install. You can get a free account from Source Elements.
Find Of The Week Kindly Sponsored by RSPE Audio Solutions
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Julian - Latchlake micKing 1100
Audrey - Waves IR of the church