â€œWhy would we need you? There are no dummies here.â€
The year is 2006 and I had just wrapped for the day presenting at a conference, recording interviews for a client, and giving a seminar on the potential of podcasting. One of the things I had talked about at length was the podcasting community â€” really cool people who loved talking shop, meeting other podcasters, and making connections.
Then I met the charming fellow quoted at the beginning of this blogpost.
What had caught my eye was a sandwich board pointing to a podcasting class being taught at a different event in the conference center. I was always excited to connect with others and see what their approach to podcasting was, so I swung by the classroom to make a quick introduction.
My introduction did not go well. At all.[Read more…] about Embracing the Dummie in Me