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#195: Tim Burrowes of Mumbrella

By Jordan Michaelides

My guest this week is Founder & Editor-at-Large of Mumbrella, Tim Burrowes.

In this episode we covered:

  • Mumbrella: filling a gap in Australia
  • Substack: the new frontiers of tech
  • Interview research & guests 
  • Media: trends hidden in plain sight

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SHOW NOTES:

00:30 – Welcome to Uncommon
01:10 – Guest introduction
01:25 – Breaking the ice in Sisters Beach
06:08 – Best take away from COVID-19
08:50 – Childhood & English accent discrimination
13:36 – Why Australia? 
18:58 – Mumbrella: filling a gap in Australia
23:18 – Timing & new technologies
29:20 – Substack: the new frontiers of tech
34:44 – Processes: writing and interviews
41:30 – Mad Men talk
44:09 – Interview research & guests 
48:37 – Podcasting as a medium
52:25 – Monetising podcasts
55:19 – Did podcast kill the radio star?
01:01:42 – Media: trends hidden in plain sight
01:08:09 – Tim’s new book
01:15:00 – Book recommendations
01:17:50 – If Tim could have billboard anywhere

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CREDITS:

Produced by Neuralle 
Host – Jordan Michaelides
Executive Producer – Lauren Lopatko
Associate Producer – Jacob Smith
Audio Engineering – Jason Barkhouse
Videography – Ricards Lacis