One of the real bonuses to come out of my new networking experiences is to have gotten involved with a community internet radio station which also cleverly does networking along with it. As you might imagine a lot of the businesses who are members at the networking events either present shows or turn up as guests. The producer in me says this is a wonderful and very canny idea to fill airtime and it’s a win win for everyone.
I know I’ve mentioned my soft spot for Redshift radio before, as community radio is where I started out on my route into radio and television. I’m sure I would still ended up working for a TV company in London but my journey would have been very different. At the local community radio station, I started out at straight out of college and was able to quietly cut my teeth, make my mistakes – and gosh there were many – it was a steep learning curve at times, build my confidence and leave there certain I could conquer the broadcasting world! Read More→