Posts Tagged ‘PD’

Ever find yourself thinking about your dream job? In late 2003, it looked like it was all over for me at 106 Century FM in the East Midlands of England. The station had changed format, the new boy/girl mid-morning show was throwing dirt and working hard to replace me and my contract was getting close […]


Sometimes you get help from the most unlikely source. Getting sacked is an occupational hazard in radio. Well, you don’t actually get fired, what happens is your contract isn’t renewed. The result is the same though, so there’s no point in being in denial about it, you’re sacked. Some people see being fired as a […]


“You don’t stay at the same radio station for very long, do you?” is what I was told before I started work here at BOB fm a year ago. The thing is, I usually last longer than the Program Directors that hire me. That’s true for all but a couple of radio stations and obviously […]


As performers, we crave feedback but constant negative feedback can be damaging. The Program Director that hired me said he loved what I did on the air. The new boss that replaced him only disliked two things, they were; everything I said and everything I did. I know that because he told me every day. […]