Voices Radio Will Miss in 2017

Some sang, others played their hits.
Some called play-by-play, others called-it-quits.

Read: Our annual tribute, and 2017 Talk Radio format forecast.

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.
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.


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.