MISSOULA – Podcasts are the world’s new favorite way to connect, learn and inspire. So it’s only fitting that the University of Montana College of Business is launching “A New Angle,” a podcast that explores the work of inspiring people in the Montana business ecosystem.
“When someone clicks on an episode of ‘A New Angle,’ they’ll find an engaging conversation with a cool person doing something awesome,” said Associate Professor of Marketing Justin Angle, the podcast’s creator
The 45- to 60-minute podcast releases new episodes biweekly, starting Tuesday, Jan. 30. A special first episode featuring Bryce Ward of UM’s Bureau of Business and Economic Research will be available for download on Jan. 26 on iTunes, Stitcher
True to Angle’s word, creative thinking is a common characteristic
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Angle lends his own expansive knowledge of business principles to each episode. His background makes for captivating content on a wide variety of topics. His work includes research on branding, identity
Angle soon realized the podcast could serve a broader audience. With so many of the community’s innovative thinkers tied to the College of Business, Angle wanted to connect with them and share their stories widely for the benefit of students and others in the community.
With support from the College of Business,
“Podcasts are invigorating because interesting ideas can play out in real time,” he said. “Academic research can be painfully slow, not to mention inaccessible, and business education needs stronger connections to practice. This podcast allows us to address both of these problems and have a ton of fun doing it.”
Visit www.business.umt.edu/anewangle to listen to and subscribe to the podcast. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or comments about the show or explore the hashtag #anewangle on social media.