--- Tim McKenna ---

Signal337 broadcasts the thoughts, experiences, and conversations of Tim McKenna. As a design and technology professional, Tim has worked in a multitude of industries and has learned truths about business, design, psychology, creativity, and life. Join me for thought-provoking discussions and new perspectives on design.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. In A Small Pond

    New York, San Francisco, Silicon Valley...they seem to be creative mecca for some people in the design industry. I say not so fast. In this episode I talk about why I choose to live in Central Pennsylvania and the opportunities that are afforded by being off the design industry radar. ...


  2. A Story of Leadership

    What makes a person a good leader? What is the difference between leadership and management? Can leaders be "made" or are they a unique breed? These are some of the questions this episode aims to answer. In the first of many leadership episode, Tim discuss his main tenants of leadership ...


  3. Going To A Conference

    Since coming back from a work conference that I helped to plan, in this episode we discuss what you can do to help your survive your first conference experience. We also discuss considerations about speaking at a conference and look at the issue of getting paid as a speaker. We ...


  4. Design Education

    I teach a web design course a local college to a primarily visual design, print-centric body of students. I've made some observations at my own college and across Central Pennsylvania and beyond about design education in a traditional college-based program. Does design education need to change? Is on the colleges ...


  5. The Beginnings

    There are many design and leadership podcasts. Signal337 is different. How? For starters, Tim McKenna is not a monolithic name in the design world, just a guy with over 14 years of experience working as a designer in a myriad of industries. Also, Signal337 is broadcasting from a small slice ...