RN Showcase - Full program podcast

RN Showcase - Full program podcast

Australia

RN Showcase takes you to unexpected places with RN's specially commissioned short-run series, each following an interesting new theme across four or six neatly packaged weekly episodes.

Episodes

The Art of Letters: love letters  

I love you! I love you! I love you so!

The Art of Letters: death and the letter  

How do we express ourselves in the face of death?

The Art of Letters: the breakup  

The good, the bad and the ugly—breaking up is hard to do.

The Art of Letters: Family  

Family has a push and pull like no other sort of relationship.

The Art of Letters: Friendship  

There’s nothing like getting a letter from a friend.

The art of letters  

Why, in the age of electronic communication, do letters remain so meaningful?

War dogs: the bond between handlers and army dogs  

Meet some of the Australian Defence Force explosive detection dogs and their handlers who have saved lives in Afghanistan.

Animal People: Taxidermied pets  

The art of taxidermy is going through a revival at the moment and more people are having their pets taxidermied.

Taxidermied pets: creepy or honouring the death of animals?  

The art of taxidermy is going through a revival at the moment and more people are having their pets taxidermied.

Animal People: children raised by animals  

The lives of children raised by animals have been combed over by researchers and psychologists but what do they tell us about being human?

Children raised by animals  

The lives of children raised by animals have been combed over by researchers and psychologists but what do they tell us about being human?

Animal People: helping animals and people with animal therapy  

While animals sometimes need our help to adjust to life in the big wide world, sometimes they can help us too.

Animal therapy: helping animals and helping people  

While animals sometimes need our help to adjust to life in the big wide world, sometimes they can help us too.

WorkLife: Why you should probably leave your job  

When does 'Mondayitis' become a clear sign that you should leave your job? And whether you’re pushed or making the leap, how do you land on your feet somewhere pleasantly surprising?

WorkLife: Finding a better balance for working parents  

How do parents find that elusive balance between home-life and work-life? Does being a 'good parent' mean your career goals have to suffer?

WorkLife: Why is work making us sick?  

Is work the life raft that can save us or the anvil that will sink us? Let's make our workplaces healthier and safer places.

WorkLife: Why diversity will save your workplace  

The future belongs to those who embrace diversity, because one thing's certain—a lack of it leads to dumb decisions and bad business.

WorkLife: How to get a pay rise  

Pay rises—the best strategies to get one and some other things you can negotiate apart from money if your boss won’t budge on your wage.

WorkLife: Let's improve the way we hire people  

You know that whole thing about hiring the best person for the job? Turns out, it's not that easy. The good news is there are plenty of ways we can make hiring better for everyone.

The Male Room: dressing up  

In the old days, it used to be so simple. Men wore the pants and women wore the skirts (and the dresses). As with everything else in the 21st century, the old certainties are breaking down. Women have long worn the pants, but what about the skirts for men?

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