Be Smart About Your Branding by Paul Kaye

Successful stations are always well branded. These stations invest in saying their name (which often has included dial position) on the air, over and over. Safe in the belief that repetition builds recognition. These stations have understood – and embraced – the basic need to identify themselves frequently. They sell their brand name with pride and enthusiasm

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Published on January 4, 2018 at 9:19 pm by Voice Over

The Courageous Leader, by Paul Kaye

I was caught off guard this week when someone asked; “Which one quality do you see missing from inexperienced leaders?”

My mind instantly started acting like one of those old fashioned rolodexes, quickly flicking through all the possibilities. Mentally I was scrolling at pace through the endless mistakes and failings we all make when starting out. I am sure I am not close to mastering many of them, even now. Then my mind came screeching to a halt. I had my answer… courage.

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Published on November 20, 2017 at 9:31 pm by Voice Over

6 Truths About Improving Performance by Paul Kaye

Many of us have an inbuilt desire – a burning even – to perform at our very best.  We want to achieve all that can be achieved.  We want to leave our mark.  While our intentions are honourable, our actions don’t always support our desire.   Achieving peak performance takes discipline and commitment and for some of us it is just to easy to give up or worse fail to really start.  

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Published on November 13, 2017 at 9:15 pm by Voice Over

2 Truths About Radio Content by Paul Kaye

Radio is full of opinions.  Often there is little consensus as to what makes great radio.  For some people this can be frustrating

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Published on October 30, 2017 at 9:13 pm by Voice Over

Your title doesn’t make you a coach by Paul Kaye

The label coach is thrown around a lot in business. Managers seem quick to describe themselves as a coach just because they are responsible for overseeing a team

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Published on October 9, 2017 at 9:26 pm by Voice Over

Evaluating your Morning Show, by Paul Kaye

When I took on my first PD role, I thought I had all the answers. In fact I made it known to anyone who would listen that I had all the answers.

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Published on October 2, 2017 at 9:30 pm by Voice Over

Dealing with Difficult Personalities, by Paul Kaye

Great talent is the engine that propels our business forward. Talent who can see the opportunities the rest of us are blind to are essential for any company’s future growth

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Published on September 19, 2017 at 1:30 pm by Voice Over

Lights… Camera… Action! by Paul Kaye

Who doesn’t love watching movies! Watching a movie, for me, is pure escapism. I get drawn in by the multi-dimensional characters and quickly lost in the intricacies of the narrative.  I am moved by powerful stories and movies are just that

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Published on August 28, 2017 at 9:30 pm by Voice Over

The curse of mediocre performance by Paul Kaye

Mediocre performance is a virus.  Once an individual becomes infected it spreads quickly and with vigor into their psyche.   If an individual becomes infected mediocrity can start to spread to others and before long it’s bringing everyone down, crippling your team’s chances of peak performance

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Published on August 24, 2017 at 9:47 am by Voice Over

Coach, don’t command, by Paul Kaye

“I don’t have time to teach them, I just need it fixed.”  Those were the words that fell out of a manager’s mouth while we were discussing the performance of an individual on their team

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Published on August 7, 2017 at 9:41 pm by Voice Over