Women Are Better Listeners and Editors

Women are better listeners and editors, prove us wrong

Did you know that there are over 1000 women editors in the podcast industry? Not only are women better listeners, according to the Edison Report, they are also going to change the landscape of the podcast industry. Join Marcus, Molly & Adam as they welcome guest Carrie Caulfield Arick, the co-founder of Just Busters. And of course, Adam has yet another amazing microphone to share with us and it’s a good one.

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0:00 Intro

2:05 Carrie shares the origin story of Just Busters

4:44 Molly and Carrie talk about how there are a lot of women in the podcast industry especially the technical area

5:29 Carrie talks about the different ways that women have used to join their group who need help with podcast and also editing

6:27 Carrie also talks about Just Busters’ goals as a community especially to women

7:32 Marcus and Carrie explain why men love the technical side or part of things as compared to women

8:00 Carrie shares how she got herself into the world of audio recording and engineering

13:58 Marcus also shares his musical childhood and where he got his interest in sound engineering too

16:07 Adam and Carrie talk about how Math and sound relates and things that a podcaster has to do such as editing to have a podcast

20:44 Molly shares her background in music and where she got her interest in music to owning a multimedia company and being in music industry for 20 years

28:50 Carrie talks about audio problems and how as an editor you should deal with them to come up with a solution

29:36 Adam talks about different sounds and the importance of having the right knowledge and skills and the right equipments to have good audio

34:41 Carrie explains how she built the Just Busters group that fast and how she used and is still using social media to grow it

38:32 Molly talks about Just Busters Community and how important she feels that group is especially to podcasters

45:12 Adam talks about Sennheiser HMD-300 headset, their features and if he’d recommend someone to use them

46:21 Adam also talks about Aston microphone element, its features and if he’d recommend someone to use it

Women are better listeners and editors

quotes mentioned

Most people do not realize that there are many women in the podcast industry as a whole.

There’s definitely a math behind why we do what we do.

Recording audio is easy, recording good audio is difficult.