Episode 2: We introduce the show format:
Scaling UP! The podcast for water treaters by water treaters.
• Introduction and Welcome
• Announcements/ Updates in the industry
• Pinks and Blues
• Wrap up
Episode 2: Show Notes
This was really the first episode of Scaling UP! Even though it is Episode #2. The first episode was simply a placeholder to allow me to get the Podcast registered on ITunes and Sticher and also get the website up and running. It was for this “real” episode that I purchased items to actually have a sound studio to record in. Many of you wrote in to tell me how much better I sounded on episode 2 than episode 1. This is for a few reasons:
I did a lot of research before recording the second episode. This included reading post, watching YouTube (I love YouTube,) exploring around with the sound software and purchasing a good condensing microphone. Many of you asked which microphone I am using. It is called the Samson Meteor. I read on several reviews that it was almost indistinguishable from many other more expensive microphones. A top rated podcasting microphone was ten times more expensive than the Meteor and the Meteor got a better review! If you are curious, I bought it from Amazon (as I do most things,) here it is:
During this episode, we talk about the Association of Water Technologies, AWT and the Certified Water Technologist designation, CWT. I mention the booklet that helps guide you through the CWT process, here it is:
I also mention the corrosion coupon guidelines from AWT, here that is:
I hope you enjoy the Podcast. I am having a lot of fun with it.