Em Rusciano is working on being less loud on air in 2018

She's the

radio host who has been plagued with poor ratings since taking over from Rove McManus and Sam Frost's breakfast show in January. 

And with Em Rusciano's co-host Harley Breen resigning from the show, she has promised to change her on-air presence to please listeners she may have annoyed or lost over the past year.

On Friday, the 38-year-old revealed she cried after a store clerk bluntly told her that her show was the sole reason she stopped listening to the station.

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'I wanted to vomit, I'm shaking now talking about it': Friday, Em Rusciano, 38, revealed she cried after a store clerk bluntly told her that her show was the sole reason she stopped listening to the station

'I wanted to vomit, I'm shaking now talking about it': Friday, Em Rusciano, 38, revealed she cried after a store clerk bluntly told her that her show was the sole reason she stopped listening to the station

Retelling the tale to fellow comedian and radio star Harley, she said: 'I wanted to vomit, I'm shaking now talking about it.'

After telling the store clerk she worked as a radio host on 2DayFM, Em explained the woman then inadvertently slammed her show.  

'Oh god, I'm glad you're not that girl that comes on after Hamish And Andy, because she should be taken out to a paddock and shot, quite frankly,' she claimed was a shop assistant's response when Em said she hosted a breakfast show on 2Day FM.

Harley scoffed, unable to withhold his shock at the brazen statement. 

'Standing in front of her and in my mind I'm going 'who comes on

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