Q&A Archive

Q&A: ERICA HODGE- Mix 94.5 Perth Content Director

Erica Hodge is the admired Content Director of MIX 94.5 in Perth and one of the very few female Metro Content Directors in Australia. She shares with TBS her radio journey and some advice for females aspiring to be a future Radio Content Director.   Please tell...

INSIGHT: AMANDA LEE – The Dreaded ‘R’ Word

Amanda Lee is the Founder of The Broad Side and is currently the Music Director/Operations Manager at FOX FM in Melbourne.   Redundancy. I’ve been made redundant twice in my radio career and to put it quite frank, it’s crap! Yes, your employer says it’s not personal,...

Q&A: ITA BUTTROSE (AO,OBE) – Journalist, Author & Business Woman

Twice voted Australia’s most admired woman, Ita Buttorse AO,OBE is a media editor, journalist, business woman, the National Ambassador for Alzheimer’s Australia and so much more. TBS is thrilled that Ita could take time out of her busy schedule to share some valuable advice about working in the...

INSIGHT: GEMMA WALSH – You Always Get Sacked On Fridays

Gemma Walsh is a former Fox FM & Nova Announcer and is currently of the Editor of  TheSocialPages.com Announcers. You always get sacked on Fridays. Yes every time. Unless, of course, you try to give away $10,000 to your friend by rigging a competition. Then you get...

Q&A: MAUDE GARRETT – Host Of The Hot Hits

TBS Contributor and HOT FM Presenter EJ Palmer chats to the Host of the Hot Hits, Maude Garrett, about living/working in LA, working alongside ‘big personalities’ and how to deal with ‘writer’s block.’  What’s it like living/working in L.A – are you living the dream? I almost...

Q&A: SAM LANE – Channel 7 Football

TBS Contributor and NXFM Breakfast Personality, Sophie Tiller chats to Channel 7 Football Commentator and Journalist Sam Lane about working in a male dominated industry and how to find positives in negative feedback.  As a woman working in a very male dominated industry, how did you learn...

SOMETHING GRANDE: Sheryl Sandberg TED Talk

If you haven’t watched a TED Talk before, get on board! They are incredibly valuable.  Sheryl Sandberg who wrote the book ‘Lean In,’ (an excellent read for everyone no matter what their ambitions are), offers some powerful advice in this TED Talk for women aiming for the...

Q&A: SAM THOMPSON – Group Content Director Authentic Entertainment

Sam Thompson has an extensive career in the media starting off  driving Black Thunders at SAFM to her current role as Group Content  Director at Authentic Entertainment. She has worked with some of Australia’s biggest names in radio including Dave Hughes, Kate Langbroek and Wippa. She shares with...

Q&A: MAZ COMPTON – The Dan & Maz Show

If you’re lucky enough to meet Maz Compton, you will immediately be drawn to her positivity, her passion for life and the media, and what an awesome chick she is. As one half of The Dan and Maz Show (the better looking half)… she chats to TBS about on air...

Q&A: CHARLI ROBINSON – TV & Radio Personality

Charli Robinson co-hosts the SEA FM Gold Coast breakfast show alongside Galey and Matt. With over 10 years’ media experience she also reports on Scoopla across the 40 radio stations on the Today Network. She chats to TBS about maintaining a great relationship with male co-hosts, work/life balance...