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Richie Wright gets the nod for CD in Adelaide

Friday 16 October, 2020

Richie Wright has been appointed to the position of  ARN's Content Director in Adelaide working across both Mix102.3 and CRUISE1323. He replaces Barry Keohane.

Master the art of Radio Content and Leadership at AFTRS

Wednesday 04 March, 2020

Industry Training for experienced radio staff, looking for the next step in their career.

The AFTRS’ Industry Certificate in Radio Content, Management and Leadership is designed for experienced radio staff working in the commercial, public and community broadcasting sectors wanting to step up into management, content and programming roles.

The industry validated certificate will develop students’ programming, management and leadership skills to a professional standard.

Who wants to be a better Content Director?

Friday 05 April, 2019

Barry Keohane previews the revamped AFTRS Content Director's course.

The smartest person in the room

Wednesday 04 April, 2018

Among the contestants at least...

Don't hire DJs hire storytellers: Barry Keohane at #RadioAsia

Wednesday 27 April, 2016

When everyone is on every platform and we are all using the latest technology and techniques, what will separate us?

Barry Keohane thinks that magic ingredient will be storytelling.

In a Radio Asia conference session titled Don't hire DJs, Hire Storytellers, Keohane advised conference delegates to put people on air who have stories to tell.

"It is even harder to engage with an audience now with so much media competition about, but great storytellers will help you do that," he said.

Barry Keohane accepts Content Director role at ABC Adelaide

Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Barry Keohane has accepted the position of Content Director at 891 ABC Adelaide. Barry’s background is in commercial radio operations, management and consultancy. Over the past 20 years he’s been involved with content development and talent coaching for leading media companies, including SCA, ARN, Click Radio (Thailand).

Celebrity Gossip: You're probably doing it wrong

Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Do you know the movie "The Notebook" is being turned into a TV series?  

I came across this story while flicking around a few metro radio stations last Friday morning.  It was featured in the "entertainment report" on a high rating breakfast show, with everyone on the show expressing their surprise and delight at this little entertainment nugget.  Why wouldn't they?  It was a big movie, and this is a big story.

Only problem was the story was 48 hours old, and I'd heard it on another show 2 days earlier.

Barry Keohane is Top of Mind

Wednesday 01 July, 2015

I know what you’re probably thinking - “just what the radio world needs, another bloody consultant.”  
That’s exactly what I thought to myself before I decided to take the plunge and hang out the ‘open for business’ sign with my new company Top of Mind Media. 

AC/DC Ticket Giveaways - Who is doing it best?

Tuesday 14 April, 2015

It's a scenario that plays out every week across radio stations all around the country.  Your promotions team comes to you and says they have tickets to a concert to giveaway and you need a new, exciting, fun, ground breaking idea that works for both the station and the promoter.  Oh, and they need the idea 30 minutes ago.

Sound familiar?

"Ears are better than algorithms." Music passion in radio #RDE15

Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Something that we all agree on at Radiodays Europe 2015 is that radio is no longer the same, with the rise of on-demand, online, on devices …on everything!  The head of Swedish Radio summed it up best in her opening address this morning, “Develop or die!”


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