Podcast recommendations

For those readers who enjoy a Podcast, or alternatively have never tried, here are some recommendations for your listening pleasure.

Designing Business – 3 piloted episodes

Designers must balance two careers – talented designer and relentless entrepreneur. While many designers own their own firms, they are faced with a myriad of challenges within their work. In this three-part series, BDAV speaks with leading design experts on how to tackle unique business problems. From looking at navigating the world of technology to building professional connections, Designing Business will unpack common business challenges and provide tips on how to run a seamless and successful design firm.

  • Building powerful connections. Design guru Peter Jackson – a leader in design and expert in networking. Peter will discuss how to network, increase your clientele and build stronger client relationships.


  • Tackling HR challenges. HR expert and award-winning designer Dina Malathounis. Dina will detail the key management tools she learnt while managing a team of 600 at one of the major banks before her career flip to a building designer.


  • Navigating technology and project management. Small business entrepreneur and tech guru Todd Pearce. Todd will delve into technology and project management tips for running a seamless design business.

WoodSolutions Timber Talks – 17 fascinating episodes

Join the thousands of people who have already listened to engineer Adam Jones as he chats to international and Australian design and build professionals. Subscribe to the WoodSolutions Timber Talks series wherever you find your favourite podcasts.