Dear Radio Blog Articles March 26, 2018

Radio awards a good thing

In the early part of my career, there were no formal or regular award shows that recognised excellence in radio and that were judged by radio people and for radio people. The local radio awards, previously sponsored by MTN and now by Liberty, gives the industry a chance to deservedly pat ourselves on the back. We

Dear Radio Blog Articles March 15, 2018

Radio to the Rescue

When devastating and destructive natural disasters such as the ones in the Americas strike, radio comes to the rescue. This month I take a look at the role radio plays in helping communities mobilise when the humble radio is the only way of connecting devastated victims. When Hurricane Irma ripped through the Florida Keys, it

Radio in general February 15, 2018

The people you need to know in a radio station

The people you need to know in a radio station As radio advertising becomes more complex and campaigns start blurring the line between advertising and programming content, you’ll be put into contact with different departments in a station or group and, with more hyphenated titles appearing on email signatures than ever before, I thought it