What it takes:
- Your job search arsenal includes a resume, cover letter and a demo reel.
- Save everything. Get your work in a digital format, as well as a CD if necessary, and store it securely.
- Experience is crucial. Prove yourself working at WCRX, taking classes and collaboration and learning all facets of the radio industry - and it will lead to other offers.
- Network. Nearly all hiring/offers for work come through relationships.
Sample Job Titles
Director of Sales
Public Relations Director
General Sales Manager
Local Sales Manager
Dir of Engineering
Chicago Area Resources
Radio 411 – national database with articles, jobs, etc.
Radio Online – jobs, data, general information and articles
National Association of Broadcasters – trade association for radio and tv broadcasters
Career Resource Center – list of blogs, useful websites and publications