Signal337

--- 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. ...

    12/04/2019

  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 ...

    11/11/2019

  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 ...

    11/06/2019

  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 ...

    10/24/2019

  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 ...

    09/27/2019