Enrolling in an Improvisational Theater class is one of my highest recommendations for radio personalities. It should be a requirement for team shows. But solo shows get a lot out of it, too. And one of the most valuable skills to be learned is active listening.
This article explains how active listening improves spontaneous radio performances. Including:
- What is active listening?
- The importance of giving up “ownership” of a segment.
- How to improve this skill.
- This example is a massive fail in active listening.