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An opportunity…

January 22, 2012


The BBC has an opportunity for presenting talent with disabilities. If you or someone you know is interested, this link tells you all about it. Opportunity for presenters with disabilities… Advertisements

How YouTube can help with demos

January 18, 2012


I get asked a lot about demo tapes and how you should attract the attention of Programme Directors if you want to work in radio. Have you considered putting your audio on YouTube? It has many benefits. First, it’s a consistent file format that I know is going to work and searching for something on […]

All about risk…

September 26, 2011


Risk I vividly remember a conversation I had with a friend about 8 years ago. I was having a moan and she gave me great advice. At the time, I had a nice stable job reading news bulletins on a big commercial radio station. I enjoyed it, but I wanted more. 5 minute news bulletins […]

Should I Use An Agency or Talent Finding Website?

September 10, 2011


If you spend any length of time looking for a job in the media, sooner or later you’ll come across websites which charge a fee in return for information about job opportunities. Most of them ask for a 30 day or sometimes even as 12 month subscription up front. I’m often asked whether I believe it […]