At a time when everyone is talking about tragic events, politics, and other polarizing topics, many personalities choose to simply avoid controversy. Maybe management ordered it off-limits. Or someone in the chain of command is tired of complaints. There’s no doubt that everyone is more reactive than ever. They’re quick to complain. But that doesn’t mean you should ignore the topics. Maybe you just haven’t figured out how to deal with sensitive topics.
This article explains how to talk about sensitive topics on the radio. Including:
- Should you talk about controversial topics?
- How to be topical and not get in trouble (or fired).
- Finding the right approach, no matter the topic.