I will be honest.

Podcasting happened to me.

I did not go seeking it. But I am so glad that it did. And as any self-righteous person with an ego will tell you, I felt I could do this in my sleep. #WakeUpAsh. The first dozen or so were forgettable – apologies to my guests – it was all my fault. I have gotten better thanks to the battle scars, a desire to connect+learn+educate and, most importantly, the mind shift from just wanting to be a great podcaster to discovering a real problem:

“the chasm in cybersecurity that exists between practitioners of the art and the producers of product.”

As I look back in retrospective, I am immensely grateful for five things that podcasting has taught me.

Published on Thrive Global on May 5, 2019. Read the full article here.