If Trump’s win teaches Talk Radio ONE THING…

…it’s this:
heard6Video: Social Media demonstrate appetite for dialogue. Will monologue prone talkers take the hint?

NAB Show/New York

conference_notes_bubbleIt felt eerie stepping into The Javits Center during morning tear-down after Hillary Clinton’s non-celebration the night before. But two levels down, the place was buzzing.

NAB Show/New York, now in its second year, is not a radio conference, but as media morph there was plenty there that radio broadcasters need to hear.
Read: my notes.

Got a weekend show? Need stations?

Doing a good syndicated show isn’t easy.
Doing the show is the easiest part of syndication.

2shotTHE expert Skip Joeckel signs-up stations for weekend talk shows he represents. At his office in the Colorado Rockies we discussed how shows & stations match-up. Click-to-listen to two short podcasts: [1] ,[2]

Social Media: Like your Followers

THE biggest mistake broadcasters make on Facebook and Twitter? Using these powerful tools to merely…broadcast.
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Read: tips from radio, TV, and podcast pros.

NAB/RAB Nashville + RAIN Summit

Read my Nashville notes in a MEATY October HC newsletter.
See video of select sessions.

Connected Car: CONUNDRUM? Or OPPORTUNITY?

2016CEWeekNow that the dashboard has turned into iPad where’s radio?
Car dealers’ relationship with their customers is changing.
So should radio’s.

Understand the threat — and spot the OPPORTUNITY — in my notes from the CE Week Connected Mobility Conference.

“The Next Generation of Talk Media”

podium2Click-on-the-pic for video: My presentation, the opening session at a great Talkers2016 conference.
NOTE: You won’t see my PowerPoint slides on the big screen behind me, so I’ve put the whole deck, and a pile of handouts on a download page…no charge, no login.
Simply send Email — even a blank one will do — to talkers2016@hollandcooke.com Moments later, the robot will deliver.