A Simple Plan to Start Your Radio Career

Let’s deal with the 500 lb gorilla first – there seems to be some fear of pursuing broadcast radio jobs amongst young people today. With the evolution of internet radio and mobile devices, today’s generation seems concerned that jumping into a traditional radio career would be akin to jumping on board a sinking ship. But […]

Essential Tips for Becoming a Radio Host

Becoming a radio host is a highly desired and competitive job, so how do you gain the experience you need to make it? Listen to this short video for a few insider tips on the skills you need to develop to be a radio host. WIE Radio host advice.MTS Video Transcript for “Essential Tips for […]

How to Become a Radio Host: Tips from a Morning Show Maverick

There is a fine line that must be walked by anyone with a public voice, especially a radio host whose momentary thoughts can go immediately on the air. That funny line that pops into your head has to go through a quick filter that asks the question – ‘is this the zinger that will lose […]

The Skills You Need To Focus On For Radio Jobs

Over their 28 years the executive team at Saga Communications believes they have found the sweet spot in the radio industry, focusing on owning and operating radio stations in small to medium size markets. Forget Charlotte, think Asheville. Ignore Boston, acquire Springfield. The strategy makes sense; in large markets the competition for consumer attention is […]

Finding a Career in the Fastest Growing Segment of the Radio Industry

The radio industry has come under great scrutiny lately.  Is it a dying medium, akin to newspapers? Are radio advertisers still investing in the business? Will online and personal entertainment systems signal the end of broadcast radio as we know it? Amongst all of this panic, recent research puts the radio broadcast industry at $17 […]

What Does the Future Hold for Broadcast Radio Jobs?

Radio jobs represent one of the most popular segments on WorkinEntertainment.com, but now seems like an appropriate time to ask and answer the question, “Is broadcast radio a dying medium, headed for a fate similar to newspapers?” Our Director of Content, Brian Clapp, investigates in this short video: WIE is broadcast radio dying.MTS Video Transcript […]

Entertainment Jobs Q&A: Breaking into the Radio Industry

The other day while volunteering in my daughter’s 1st grade class, I feel like I may have embarrassed her amongst her friends for the first of probably many times. I won’t get into the details, they aren’t important, but for a moment my 6-year old daughter and Miley Cyrus had something in common. The big […]

Video: Skills That Are In Demand For Radio Jobs

The world of radio is changing, with more options for music consumption that ever before. No longer is your only avenue either a CD player or your favorite radio station, there is Pandora, Spotify, Mobile apps, internet radio and more. As WorkinEntertainment.com Director of Content Brian Clapp explains in this short video, the requirements of […]

Entertainment Industry Top Ten of the Week for August 16th

One of the biggest challenges in journalism is knowing how to continually cover a big story when there may be nothing new to report. Big stories are really quite ambiguous, in sports it could be something as inconsequential as whether or not Brett Favre is retiring or not. Every day the audience expects something, even […]