Category Archives: Articles

Resumes for Broadcast Journalists

August 17, 2011 Tags:, , , , , ,

“While job security is a thing of the past, one of the best ways to manage your career is to document your job-related success starting with the 10 questions listed above.”

"While job security is a thing of the past, one of the best ways to manage your career is to...
by Susan Geary, read more

The Three Simple Rules of Better Broadcast Writing

August 8, 2011 Tags:, , ,

A friend asked me the other day what makes good broadcast writing. I told him there are only three rules: No sentence should have more than 20 words Write in the active rather than the passive voice Write to the picture I was happy I could reduce a skill it took me an adult lifetimeContinue Reading

A friend asked me the other day what makes good broadcast writing. I told him there are only three rules:...
by Paul Skolnick, read more

Congrats KNX’s Jim Thornton!! The New Voice of “Wheel of Fortune”

July 20, 2011

(From Wheel of Fortune‘s website)   VETERAN RADIO ANNOUNCER JIM THORNTON IS THE NEW VOICE OF “WHEEL OF FORTUNE CULVER CITY, CA (June 13, 2011) – After an extensive search following the passing of legendary voice Charlie O’Donnell, Wheel of Fortune has selected Jim Thornton to succeed him as the show’s announcer. The announcement was made todayContinue Reading

(From Wheel of Fortune‘s website)   VETERAN RADIO ANNOUNCER JIM THORNTON IS THE NEW VOICE OF “WHEEL OF FORTUNE CULVER...
by Hal Eisner, read more