How is the radio buisness?
I was thinking of taking radio in college. It seems like a whole lot of fun, but i'm worried that not only would it be hard to find a job, but that maybe radio is dying out. I really would love to do this, but will there be a place for me in two years?
Asked By: searn - 8/14/2009
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If I had a nickel for every time I heard the 'radio is dead' arguement, I would be richer than Bill Gates. First, the 8-track was going to kill radio, then the cassette, then the CD, then the Internet, the I-pod...blah blah blah... More
Answered By: greentadpole - 8/14/2009
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It keeps changing daily and still has openings. Make sure you take course like Journalism, Public Speaking (I can't tell you the number of times someone clammed up when the mic was live....mic fright), Some sort of business classes. Focus on being more than just an on-air personality. Most hold a second position in the... More
Answered By: Tim - 8/14/2009
go for it if it's what you really want to do, i think radio will be around for a very long time, good luck dispatchgirl
Answered By: dispatchgirl1 - 8/15/2009
If I were you I would take multi media and hedge your bets on whether radio survives in the future. Media and communication will always survive, but radio may not. You can always do radio but have the skills to move to other media if it goes south. Good luck.
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