Resources, Tools and Training to Become a Great Producer

There are few great radio shows that don’t have a great producer. That’s not a coincidence. But what comes first? Do you have to have a great producer to become a great radio show? Or are great radio shows rewarded with a  producer?

That’s a chicken-or-egg question, isn’t it?

But what is a producer? Is it someone who runs errands and makes sure the coffee is hot each morning? No. It’s much more. Producers are the backbone of a radio show.

Use the tools and links on this page to begin the training process.


Additional Resources:

Articles & Links

Producers HQ: Click Here>>>

A Producer’s Guide to Call Screening: Click Here>>>

3 Must-Have Traits For Radio Producers: Click Here>>>

How’s Your Producer? 10 Questions to Evaluate: Click Here>>>

8-Point Checklist for Great In-Studio Guests: Click Here>>>

Call Screening Basics: Click Here>>>


Listeners As Cast Members: Click Here>>> For Insiders Click Here>>>

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