Year-End At Issue: Radio’s Best Practices Going Forward
Challenges abound in today’s multi-media landscape and radio’s task of remaining a relevant and vital force in the entertainment lives of listeners and consumers is an ongoing process. The proliferation of digital devices and the mechanics of social media have made accessing and utilizing entertainment, information and engagement easy and variable to the point of serious competition among all the key players. Radio certainly counts itself among this group. We’ve asked a panel of experts in the field to address the current forces that confront the medium and we’ve received a wide range of useful perspectives from the likes of: Dom Theodore, Peter Smyth, Rick Cummings, Chris Oliviero, Pat Welsh and more.
PROGRAMMING TO WIN
Merry New Year! - Writing Excellent Holiday Liners in 15 minutes
With the holidays upon us, it’s always a good idea to have some seasonal liners in the mix on your station. For the final Programming To Win column of 2013, Rich Van Slyke has put together a to-do list to easily create your holiday liners in just 15 minutes.[more]
QUESTION OF THE WEEK
Most Memorable Moments of 2013:
1) Proudest moment of the year?
2) Most embarrassing moment of the year?
3) Major influence of the year (person or event)? [more]
Ariana Grande, Dan Hunt, Buster Satterfield, Jingle Ballin' in Chicago and Philly, Enrique Iglesias, Robin Thicke, Maxwell, Austin Mahone[more]
THIS WEEK IN FMQB HISTORY
Lee Leipsner, Bruce Reiner, Chio The Hitman,
Kevin Weatherly, Eric Powers, Shellie Hart, Bill Weston[more]