March 27, 2020
Quarantine with a toddler for the next 21 days is a daunting prospect. In the few days we have been self-isolating my 3-year-old has commandeered the house and has both parents m...
Radio is real.
The people on the radio are real.
The conversations are real.
The guests are real.
The listeners are real.
The emotions are real.
The reactions on radio are real.
March 26, 2020
In 2008 I was co-hosting the breakfast show on Radio 2000 with Nicole da Silva (now on 5FM).
As a build up to the 2010 World Cup, in South Africa, and as part of our public...
March 25, 2020
In the last two weeks I’ve shared some thoughts on developing a media career, approaches to being a media professional and spotting the gaps in a crisis.
The mantra ‘Don’t Be Kak,...
"A crisis like COVID-19 is big enough to suck the oxygen out of all other news events. ALL OF THEM."
Although we are not there yet, there is a point of saturation for readers, vie...
"If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door” Milton Berle
One of my fondest radio memories, as a ten-year old, is listening to 702 on a Saturday afternoon while lunching with my...
March 22, 2020
"Don’t be surprised if those broadcasters that return from the virus “front-lines” will be the ones telling the stories and turning a crisis into a career
Not since World War Two...
March 21, 2020
Sometimes the original medium still has the impact and reach required.
As a media trainer I spend a lot of time talking to radio people about expanding their linear platform think...
Check out the following tips so, that like Mr Visage, you don't touch someone's studio!
As a broadcaster, I’m sure you’ve heard that sharing headphones is more of a bacterial brea...
March 17, 2020
Andre Kunz & Tim Zunckel
"Stories are our way of sharing, dealing and documenting the way people behave, think and act."
It’s always darkest before the dawn, according to Florence and the Machine, and in...
Older Posts >
Toddlers & Tuning In.
Radio Is Real.
Leadership & Lockdown.
In Other News.....
Captive vs Captivated.
Are You, In A Career Crisis, Or Creating A Career From A Crisis?
Radio. You're Thinking Radio.
Don't Touch Me On My Studio.
Never Waste a Good Crisis - Going Content on COVID
March 2020 (16)
February 2020 (2)
January 2020 (1)
November 2019 (1)
June 2019 (1)
March 2019 (2)
September 2018 (1)
June 2018 (4)
March 2018 (1)
February 2018 (1)
January 2018 (3)
November 2017 (5)
October 2017 (2)
June 2017 (2)
May 2017 (8)