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#10 'The Football Factory' with Matt Abbott

Soft Spot Cinema

Yorkshire-born poet, educator and activist Matt Abbott would like you to know that he's never been a football hooligan. As a younger man, however, he did watch Danny Dyer in 'The Football Factory' a worrying amount of times. In episode 10, he joins Sean to discuss the film and give you an insight into life on the fringes of a bizarre sub-culture... Check out Matt's work at www.mattabbottpoet.com and follow him on Twitter at @MattAbbottPoet You can follow Competent Productions on Twitter at @CompProds and Sean at @shorn_henry x 


10 May 2021

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Matt Abbott Is A Recruitment Extraordinaire Who Shows Leaders How to Pivot in Times of Crisis

Action and Ambition

Welcome to another episode of Action and Ambition. Why do leaders excel at being a leader? Decisiveness, foresight, intellect, and wisdom are just some of the qualities of an excellent leader. However, the real test comes when they are put into a situation beyond their control. How can a great leader pivot during times of crisis? Matt Abbott shares his deep leadership, management, and recruitment experience to shed light on this compelling question. Don’t miss out on how leaders pivot on unpredictable situations! It will be an exciting episode you do NOT want to miss!


30 Apr 2021

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Episode 7819 - Matt Abbott


Recorded 10-22-2020 on OMEGAMAN omegamanradio.com

1hr 25mins

23 Oct 2020

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Episode 7819 - Matt Abbott


Episode 7819 - Matt AbbottRecorded 10-22-2020 on OMEGAMAN omegamanradio.com

1hr 26mins

23 Oct 2020

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S5 Ep6: Matt Abbott

People's Poetry Podcast

Series 5 Episode 6 Matt Abbott - We talk about Matt's collection 'Two Little Ducks' out on Verve Poetry Press as well as his children's collection 'A Hurricane in my Head' out on Bloomsbury, we also talk about political poetry, Brexit, Working Class realism, racism, white privilege and much more! Poetry recitals from Matt Abbott and Kelly Knight.Follow us on Instagram: @peoplespoetrypodcastTwitter: @people_poetryFacebook: People's Poetry PodcastSubmissions/ letters to peoplespoetrypodcast@hotmail.comwww.peoplespoetrypodcast.comEpisode links:Matt AbbottInstagram: @mattabbottpoetTwitter: @MattAbbottPoetwww.mattabbottpoet.comNymphs & ThugsInstagram: @nymphsandthugsTwitter: @nymphsandthugswww.nymphsandthugs.netSkint & Demoralised Instagram: @skintanddemTwitter: @skintanddemwww.skintanddemoralised.netKelly KnightInstagram: @kelly_k_writing

1hr 24mins

21 Aug 2020

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Poet Waffle #18 (Matt Abbott)

Poet Waffle

Poet Daniel Cockrill invites Poet, Poet In Education, Activist and Producer Matt Abbott round his house for a chat.During this chat they explore the visceral space between fact and fiction to reveal certain truths that can’t necessarily be explained by these other fields.They also attempt to answer the Poet Waffle Big Questions: Is Ambition A Destructive Force? Topics covered include: Happy Birthday Poet Waffle, Being In A Band, Lyrics In Songs, John Cooper Clarke, Reverend And The Makers, Being Connected To The World, Enjoying The Writing Process, Working As A Poet, Making A Book, The Instant Hit, Nymphs & Thugs, Ivor Cutler, Leeds, Leyton Orient, Poetry & Football United, Writing Poetry For Yourself, Satisfying Ambition, Burn Out, Looking After Yourself, Narrowing Down Your Creativity, Spokenword As Theatre and Enjoying The Process.


18 Mar 2020

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NASA Flight Director Matt Abbott (151)

Shirtloads of Science

July 2019 marked 50 years since the Apollo moon landing. Days later, Chris Kraft, a visionary behind Mission Control and Nasa's first flight director died aged 95. Dr Karl talks with Matt Abbott - a flight director for 40 shuttle missions. Matt worked on the ISS Robotic arm and is now fine-tuning mission control for the upcoming Orion missions - returning to the moon and beyond. @Aquarius_Flight


15 Sep 2019

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#5 Sustainable banana farming with Matt Abbott (7min listen)

Growing Matters podcast series pilot

With a passion for growing and a thirst for knowledge, Matt Abbott is a keen Nuffield Scholar out to make a difference in Australia’s banana industry. In this podcast he shares his ideas and knowledge on sustainability, his reinvigorated way of looking at farming as a business, and a lot more.This research was supported by the Hort Innovation Banana Fund through the project Horticulture Nuffield Scholarships (BA14002).Please provide your feedback herehttps://www.horticulture.com.au/growers/help-your-business-grow/research-reports-publications-fact-sheets-and-more/sustainable-banana-farming-with-matt-abbott/#FormFor the transcript please click hereFor more podcasts click herehttps://www.horticulture.com.au/growers/help-your-business-grow/podcasts/See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


28 Jul 2019

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Matt Abbott: Game Changer

Lacrosse All Stars Network

Today on the show we have Matt Abbott.Matt’s a graduate of Syracuse University where he was a two-time All-American. Third-team as a Junior, and first-team as a Senior. His senior year, as team co-captain Syracuse, won the 2008 national championship. That year, Matt was also a Tewaaraton Trophy finalist.He was a member of the Team USA in 2014, and 2018. He now plays in the MLL for the Chesapeake Bayhawks.Matt was a former teammate of mine at Syracuse. It was great to catch up with him. We got a chance to talk about how he thought about choosing the right school, controlling what you can, overcoming an off year and much more. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


19 Oct 2018

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7/30 GameChanger Podcast: Chesapeake's Matt Abbott

Inside Lacrosse Podcasts

Hosted by former Virginia and Syracuse attackman Joe Yevoli, the GameChanger Podcast brings on his former teammate Matt Abbott to discuss topics such as controlling what you can and overcoming an off year.


30 Jul 2018