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Do your weekends sound antique?
OK, I’LL say it: It’s time to drag Talk Radio fossil “Swap Shop,” kicking-and-screaming, into the 21st Century…and create digital revenue in the process.
That’s the first article in this archive, which is in alphabetical order:
21st Century Swap Shop
2012: a Radio Show, and a Radio No-Show
2012: Arbitron Client Conference notes: day 1, day 2, Format Forecast
2012 Vote: Did Talk Radio…HEAR?
2012 CES Holiday Shopping Forecast & 2013 Tech Trends
2013 Consumer Electronics Show: BIG Implications for Radio
2013: Is YOUR JOB Still in the Budget?
2013 NAB Show
2013 Prediction: Talk Radio: Actual CONVERSATION?
Are You a “Sneezer?“
Are You Doing BOTH Kinds of Radio?
Boston Bombing: How Radio Helped…and Hurt
Can Twitter Help Save Your Job?
FIRED? It’s THEIR loss!
Have you hugged a lawyer — or AN EXTERMINATOR — today?
How-To Pump-Up Your Weekend How-To Show: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
Before you’re numb…or FIRED: Interview Your Dentist! (Then rinse.)
iPad Creates New Income Opportunity for News Writers
Killer Endorsement Spots: Advertisers’ (and Your) Best Buds
Merlin Meltdown: Lessons Learned
Movie Review: Obama’s America 2016
NOT “The Future.”“Radio” & “TV” have ALREADY been re-defined.
Presidential Debates: 7 Talk Radio Take-Aways
Radio Makes It Real…IF We’re Keepin’-it-Real
RIP Al Neuharth, who re-invented the only medium older than Radio
Sandy Hook School Shootings: How Mass Media Covered Mass Murder
Sandy Hook School Shootings: How Radio’s Most-Influential Syndicator Forced Affiliates To Sound Oblivious To The Year’s Most-Gripping Story
Say WHAT? Arbitron and advertisers will punish you if you don’t choose your words carefully
Smerconish: Canary in Talk Radio’s Coal Mine?
So You Want to Syndicate?
Station Management: 3 For Your Netflix List
Social Media Success Stories From Sports
Talk Radio Weekends: 2 Sure-Shots
TIME Management? Lotsa luck. TASK Management: Here’s how
Tweeters: Are you confusing @ and #?
Twitter as Talk Radio Teleprompter
Upgrade to FREE (VERY cool)
Where Radio Fits in the Media Landscape (EXTREMELY valuable research)
Why Herman Cain Will Be Talk Radio’s Next Star
Why Not Just Say “Don’t Listen?“
Your NEWS Year’s Resolutions
Your Station’s Promos: “Blah, blah, blah?“
Your Aircheck Notes (DON’T tense-up.)
Your Target Demographic: Not a Number
NOT accepted by Talkers/RadioInfo, due to its publisher’s modest reluctance to spread my praise:
Who needs a station to do “Radio?”
More? Load-up your printer