The Radio Column

The Radio Column

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The Radio Column is a talk show exploring the hurdles and victories of life and work. Hosted by Timothy B. Smith.
I Hear There’s Some Good Stuff on Netflix
Jun 22 • 4 min
Tim talks about his new show premiering soon on Changelog and being happy with the things you have and life you lead.
June Has Been an Utter Mess
Jun 20 • 7 min
Tim talks about “the story of the two lenses”, and how it left them with no money on a business trip.
Back to the Routine
Jun 18 • 2 min
Tim talks about Fluent/Velocity, how it went, and getting back into the routine now that it’s over.
The Worst of Both Worlds
Jun 5 • 5 min
Tim talks about this revolutionary thing called sleep, and how he’s finally gotten into a better sleep routine.
Those Are the Words of a Very Wise Person Named Yoda
May 30 • 4 min
Tim talks about being nervous about an upcoming assignment and how embracing the unknown and making mistakes, makes you better.
On a Beach With My Lovely Wife
May 22 • 5 min
Tim talks about admiting to himself that he needs a break, and how doing that already helps him feel better.
Twitter Is Doing Some Weird Things
May 18 • 4 min
Tim talks about not caring about what other people may think, what that really means to him, and pushing your creative boundaries.
Sit on the Couch and Watch Garbage TV
May 15 • 6 min
Tim talks about lacking motivation, how ironically his lack of motivation gave him the topic for today, and how sometimes that’s just ok.
A Hodgepodge of Topics
May 11 • 11 min
Tim talks about burnout and about the hiring practices in technology.
My Day Will Be Full of Brunch
May 9 • 3 min
Tim talks about his third wedding anniversary. No advice or life lessons in this one!
It’s Expensive to Lose Weight
May 7 • 9 min
Tim talks about losing weight, health, and how it feels like a constant struggle to be healthy. Oh! And the NBA playoffs.
There Is No Jar Jar in This Whole Series
May 4 • 7 min
Tim talks about finding the right fit in a job, the interview hurdles you may have to face to get there, and some Star Wars.
Let’s Be Honest, I Don’t Know What I’m Doing
May 2 • 7 min
Tim talks about the struggle to be himself in his videos, learning how to light and frame the videos properly, and not giving up even when you feel your work isn’t what you want it to be.
Stopped Brightly Colored and Nobody Cared
Apr 30 • 11 min
Tim talks about officially stopping Brightly Colored, his talk at Front-End Design Conference, and the NBA Playoffs.
A Little Life Update
Apr 16 • 5 min
Tim talks about focusing efforts on things that are successful, which might mean the death of a beloved property.
A Hodgepodge of a Lot of Different Things
Feb 26 • 7 min
Tim talks about the strategy behind creating content and deciding where to put things.
One of the Smartest Things I’ve Ever Said
Feb 23 • 10 min
Tim talks about deciding your mood even when things suck around you.
Here I Am Again
Nov 14, 2017 • 8 min
Tim is back and talks about quitting things hastily.
Went to California, Ate Great Food
Feb 23, 2015 • 11 min
Tim talks about going to California and the need to take a break even if you’re on a budget.
I Still Haven’t Sent Out Payments
Feb 9, 2015 • 14 min
Tim talks about running Goodstuff and the struggles of finding a network identity and creating new content.
All About That Bass
Feb 6, 2015 • 12 min
Tim talks about some of the gear he uses to brew coffee on the cheap.
Long Lost Radio Column
Feb 5, 2015 • 19 min
Tim talks with a special guest, John Locke, about working with agencies, their margins, and choosing to go it alone.
Watch It Ironically
Feb 4, 2015 • 12 min
Tim talks about being bamboozled into watching Taken 3 and the need to stick with your business on the days when you want to give up.
Take My Pet and I Will Cut You
Feb 3, 2015 • 13 min
Tim talks about how they need to stop making new Taken movies, and your unique individuality plays a huge factor in sustainable business.
An Indictment on Skills
Feb 2, 2015 • 17 min
Tim talks about six more weeks of winter, and being rejected for a job.
Please Tell Me You’re Not Using LinkedIn
Jan 23, 2015 • 13 min
Tim covers some follow up about what to look for in potential companies and the effectiveness of design tests. Spoiler alert: he thinks they suck.
I’m All Over the Place Today
Jan 21, 2015 • 19 min
Tim talks about interview processes and cultivating humility.
Daily Was Very Much Ish
Dec 30, 2014 • 13 min
Tim talks about getting engaged and feelings of burnout.