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A Day at TMDS

It's 5pm, and I've just picked up three of my four kids and am done working for the day. It's been quite the day! Here's how it unfolded. 9:20am - Hebsy on SportsLike I do every Friday morning, I went live with Mark Hebscher to record a new episode
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Hebsy on Sports Takes a Breath

This morning, I joined Mark Hebscher for the 212th episode of Hebsy on Sports. It was an interesting retrospective as Mark shared newspaper clippings his mother had kept, including this 1987  scathing review of Sportsline by Steve Simmons of the Toronto Sun. We've been recording every Friday morning for as
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Happy Birthday TMDS!

Two years ago today, TMDS took the leap from "concept" to "business". The hard launch wasn't until September, but the soft launch was exactly two years ago, the day I got my Business Identification Number. Even though I've only been at this two years, I've learned so much and have
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TMDS Update via TMI

On January 1, I recorded an episode of TMI. TMI is my audio dumping ground for updates about my TMDS journey. In that episode I shared some goals for 2020, so this morning I thought it was time I recorded an update. To hear today's episode of TMI, subscribe to
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Studio Tech Upgrades

This past January, I updated the TMDS Studio board for recording podcasts. I bought a brand spankin' new RØDECaster Pro. I'm still using the RØDE Procaster mics Stoakley recommended several years ago. The cables are still fine, and although a pair of headphones died recently, I do currently have four
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Happy Birthday TMDS!

Has it been a year already? According to the date on my Electronic Master Business Licence, the hard launch wasn't until September, but the soft launch of TMDS was exactly one year ago. I have learned so much since securing my Business Identification Number. Running your own business isn't just
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Fresh Paint for the TMDS Studio

During my recent chat with Jeff Woods, he mentioned that he paints homes in Thornbury. I told him I needed my TMDS studio painted. Jeff laughed and said he only took gigs in Thornbury. Chris Brown heard that episode and wrote me to say he'd paint the studio for free.
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