Chris Jordan Media All-Star Radio Mentorship 2021

Chris Jordan Media All-Star Radio Mentorship 2021 2021 sees the first year of a first in South Africa.  Chris Jordan Media will bring broadcasting veterans together that will reach out to mentor 3 immaculately talented rising stars. Chris said, “I got tired of waiting for stations around the country to step up and take full mentorship roles for our next …

The Radio Awards 2020 Winners

Announced digitally today in a live session, the 2020 Radio Awards displayed our dynamic talent in our ever-growing South African Radio landscape

Radio 1 on 1 Preview: But I don’t know where my broadcasting career is going?

Firstly, let me calm you by saying, this is very normal.  To get to a point, or a few points, in your on-air career where your doubts about the future are reigning supreme, this happens to every broadcaster.  But those points need to be positive and constructive.  This is called a broadcasting career, for the same reason you would call …

Radio 1 on 1: 25 of the Most Asked Questions in Radio Broadcasting

  >> Subscribe here to get the full audiobook FREE (110MB) << Welcome to the official page of my audiobook “Radio 1 on 1: 25 of the Most Asked Questions in Radio Broadcasting” This marks another milestone in my passion for both radio broadcasting, and for educating the next generation of broadcasters. In PART 1, we will explore the beginning …

Radio: You don’t care about your listeners

I see this write up not going down to well with you already.   But give me a chance to extend on the title of this blog post, and hopefully come to see the highlights of asking ourselves this important question:  does your radio station care about me? “Care” about you.  This a free public service that has one job. …

Talk Radio Vitals

Ah, the exciting world of talk radio.  How exciting?  Well, in a world dominated by fake news and social media, it should get anyone’s goose going by knowing that you can tune into a show where factual information reigns supreme.  As much as music radio is the “end-goal” of fame and popularity to most radio presenters – talk radio has …

Black, White and Everything In Between – A South African Comic Podcast Series

A while ago I decided to test out recording my first podcast series.  Knowing that producing a passion project is the easiest when you have an actual passion for the subject material – I chose looking into different facets and people within the South African comic book industry. Rules for podcasting is something we can definitely talk about in future …

Reaching out your helping hand

I have been training all walks of life for around 17 years now, the same amount of time I have been a broadcaster working in the radio industry.  For the better part of 8 years I have been training and developing young talent that are on the rise in the industry, but also been a lecturer in Radio Broadcasting teaching …

Why ‘A Word on Radio’ is a must-read for aspiring radio broadcasters across the continent

Why ‘A Word on Radio’ is a must-read for aspiring radio broadcasters across the continent Radio industry specialist Chris Jordan answers a few questions about his groundbreaking book ‘A Word on Radio’ , as well as touching on his extensive career in broadcasting and detailing his learnings over the last few decades in order to help the next generation of …