Highlights from the 2017 Radio Alive Conference

For people in the radio industry, it is almost essential they pencil in two days in Melbourne on the second weekend of October. Events start with the recently rebranded Radio Alive conference on the Friday and end with the ACRAs on the Saturday night. In between are a number of networking events for the industry overall and for separate networks too. In years gone by the radio conference attracted high-profile international speakers but in recent times the focus has been more on securing local talent. Highlights from the Radio Alive conference this year included a Powerhouse Women in Media session moderated by Network Ten’s own powerhouse Angela Bishop and featuring Ten’s Carrie Bickmore, ARN’s Amanda Keller, Nova’s Susie O’Neill and Macquarie Media’s Erin Molan. Each of the women told Bishop about their start in radio. Bickmore started in radio at Perth’s 92.9 with work experience. She never needed an agent…

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Mother's Day Causes Infidelity

It’s coming up to that one day of the year where we praise the women that created us and bring out the roses, chocolates and breakfasts in bed. But apparently this day could bring out something else – infidelity?   A recent study by cheating website revelled that they see the highest spike in female sign ups on the day after Mother’s day. I would be typically hesitate to quote stats by a website that’s slogan is, “life’s short have an affair,” but there is something to be said when in 2012 the site saw a 439% increase on day after Mother’s Day as compared to a normal day.   What is is about Mother’s Day that sends women into the arms of another person? ( And maybe it’s time for husbands to rethink their standard bathrobe or card).   “Mother’s Day tends to magnify the flaws, leads to…

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