Bonfire Banter

Two friends talking banter about print, our journey of running a business and random distractions.

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  • 28 – Social media madness In this episode we revisit managing social media.
  • 27 – Make Sure You’ve Got Trousers On! Megan and Dene talk about broadcasting online, which has got up in such huge popularity while we’re in lockdown. We go into the huge variety of platforms you can choose from, no matter if it’s through your PC, Tablet or Phone. There is Pros and Cons to broadcasting yourself online which Dene and Megan go ...
  • 26 – Arting around with masks Dene and Megan talk about a recent article which involves who stockpiled medical resources for her Art. It’s a topic that generated a lot of interesting responses which we gathered and shared from Twitter and Facebook, give this episode a listen to find what people have said!
  • 25 – Crafternoons or Pantaloons We talk about why craft is a great way to keep your mental health up in our current situation, going into a variety of crafty activities, somehow getting into being creative with noodles.
  • 24 – Our current situation … In this episode we talk about our current situation.
  • 23 – Totes not self promotional … In this episode we talk about tote bags, the benefits of using them and about inspiration from our Japan trip!
  • Pre-show for episode 23 We talk about our visit to Japan.
  • 22 – Taking care of business In this episode we talk about taking care of mental health within a business.
  • 21 – No longer a taboo In this episode Dene and Matt about the business side when it comes to mental health (a follow up to episode 19 & 20). Dene gives his advice on how to improve your mental health in a business environment.
  • 20 – Craft with benefits In this episode Dene and Matt continue to talk about mental health when it comes to craft.
  • 19 – … and relax. In this episode Dene and Matt talk about mental health when it comes to craft, we looked at the responses we received to a question we had on the Bonfire Banter Podcast Facebook page where we asked “What do you do to calm yourself down where you are stressed or suffering with anxiety?”
  • 18 – Allow me to reintroduce myself In this episode Dene and Matt re-introduce themselves, talk about responses we’ve got from previous episodes & discuss our new format that you will from episode 19!
  • Pre-show for episode 18 Download File Pre-show for episode 18.
  • 17 – What’s in the box? Our editor Jamie Podbury appears on this episode with Dene and Matt, where they ask Jamie questions about his new podcast that is coming soon called What’s In The Box.
  • 16 – When were Microsoft ever cool? This episode we talk about managing multiple social media accounts.
  • 15 – Okay, stuff! We return for another episode where we talk about what is coming in the new year from Dene and Matt! Dene and Matt talk workshops & meet-ups.
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  • 14 – Transferable Khandie On this episode we are talking about transferable skills.
  • Christmas Special 2018 Happy Christmas to everyone out there!
  • 13 – Khandie connections This episode of the Bonfire Banter podcast features our second guest, Khandie who runs Khandie Photography and with that this episode is a bit more adult!