Podcasts

Published: July 23, 2020 | Updated: July 23, 2020

Six of the best as we showcase the business podcasts you MUST listen to this weekend…

By Andrew Diprose, editor

Doing the Biz is our weekly guide to the best business podcasts in Dorset, all compiled in one handy list.

Brought to you in association with Podcast Labs, we update every Friday on Dorset Biz News.

Please contact us at editor@dorsetbiznews.co.uk if you have a business podcast for inclusion.

Good listening!


Title: The Job Whisperer Podcast

Company: Tru Talent

Presenter: Chris Morley

Guest: Head of Temporary Recruitment at Tru Talent, Aimee Wilkins

Topic: How to write the best CV you can in order to stand out from the rest.

Brief description: In episode 2, Chris & Aimee answer a few common questions when it comes to CV writing, from chatting about your hobbies and interests to whether you should include your side hustle or any extra projects. They discuss the importance of stripping back your CV, to be specific for the job you’re applying for, why you should leave some form of unanswered mystery for the interview and debate the use of references.

Producer: Podcast Labs

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/3eU3oqJ

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3htvV81

Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/30Is54e


Title: Word on the Street

Presenter: Katie Street, Street Agency

Guest: Radley’s Interim Chief Customer Officer, Craig Smith

Brief description:

Episode 3 of Word on the Street welcomes Craig Smith, former Digital Commerce Director of Ted Baker and now Interim Chief Customer Officer at Radley. He walks Katie through the three approaches he takes when onboarding a new agency partner – don’t be fooled, it’s not quite as you’d imagine! They also cover the challenges in the fashion industry amidst Covid-19 and how being agile, open and adaptable as we step into this ‘new normal’ will be the difference between your brand sinking or thriving.

Producer: Podcast Labs

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/2ZU3s5u

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2BJkVED

Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2ZSRzLL

Listen on Google Podcasts: https://bit.ly/328VW8t


Title: Reflective Practice for Tomorrow’s Global Leaders

Presenters: Jackie Arnold & Elaine Patterson

Topic: Working with ‘The 7C’s, Our Humanity at Work’ a new lens for Executive Reflection for tomorrow’s global leaders

Brief description: To be good leaders we need to move beyond what we think we know as our tools, competencies and expertise and instead work from a place of humanity and wisdom. In episode 4, hear from Executive Coaches, Jackie Arnold and Elaine Patterson as they explain how a new reflective lens called ‘The 7C’s’ can support this journey by exploring each territory; care, courage, curiosity, compassion, connection, contemplation and of course, creativity. Learn how to apply ‘The 7C’s’ to your own work, team and organisation.

Producer: Podcast Labs

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/2BhPlgR

Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3eFeq3G

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2YIb4aO


Title: Talent Talks Podcast

Presenter: Martin Smith

Company: Talent Drive

Featured Guest: Daniel Barnes, Founder of World of Procurement

Brief description:

Daniel Barnes, Founder of World of Procurement and host of the World of Procurement Podcast works across all sectors of procurement, which in itself is pretty niche. Starting his career with a degree in Commercial Law and a Masters in IT and Commerce Law, Daniel truly found his passion within the world of procurement. Martin and Dan touch on a variety of topics but mostly around the need to humanise and change mindsets of those working in procurement. As professionals in the industry, they need to be acting more like business people – considering the business as a whole, realigning business goals and targets to that of the CEO’s or your Directors.

Producer: Podcast Labs

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/32tz2ca

Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2ZAlmtO

Listen on Apple: https://apple.co/360VkS9


Title: Evolve to Succeed

Presenter: Warren Munson

Company: Evolve Members

Featured Guest: Martin Edwards, CEO of Julia’s House

Brief description: This week Warren speaks to Martin Edwards, CEO of Julia’s House the Dorset and Wiltshire Children’s Hospices, about his original ambitions, the role of Covid-19 in speeding up important decision-making and how to lead with kindness.

Producer: Podcast Labs

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/3cLjamt

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://lnkd.in/d-7pbAU

Listen on Spotify: https://lnkd.in/dNSHhyA


Title: Humans of Hospitality

Presenter: Mark Cribb

Guest: Tim Maddams – Chef, Teacher, Presenter

Brief description: Tim has worked with such culinary luminaries as Fergus Henderson, Alistair Little, Marco Pierre White and Mark Hix, as well as a stint managing VIP catering for the Ferrari F1 team in Europe. A return to his roots saw him lead the team at River Cottage Axminster, where he regularly appeared alongside Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall on both the River Cottage series on Channel 4 and the Fish Fight campaign. Mark caught up with Tim to find out how he is carving a niche in hospitality, without the tradition of a’ job’

Producer: Mark Cribb, Urban Guild

Platform details:

Listen online: https://bit.ly/3hthUaA

Listen on Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/32Mrh0P

Listen on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2BqqN5j