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.

Active Listening


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