‘If It Ain’t In Black & White … It Ain’t’

Alternative FCC inspector Ken Benner advises you to back up everything you say and do in writing, if FCC penalty avoidance is wanted...

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Tis’ The Season … To Think Of Broadcasters In Need

Please consider a charitable donation this holiday season...

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Marketing Basics Revisited

The perceptions or position you want to create in the mind of your prospect, along with your goals, should be considered...

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On The Certification Of Non-Compliant Stations

There is no such thing as a 100% compliant radio or TV station. Sadly, disgruntled just-fired employees are part of the equation...

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Radio’s Latest ‘Share Of Ear’: 50 Percent

Edison Research has released its third-quarter 2016 "Share of Ear" study, and there's some good news for radio....

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A Retail Giant Puts SiriusXM In OEM Fast Lane

The arrangement empowers Sears Auto associates to immediately check eligibility when a vehicle is brought in for service...

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How Broadcast Media Can Squelch Snapchat

Is three seconds long enough to establish a valuable brand connection with consumers? RBR + TVBR’s Editor-In-Chief says no way...

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Mark Down These Regulatory Dates For Broadcasters

Dec. 1 brings a host of routine obligations for stations in many states, D.C. attorney David Oxenford reminds us ...

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A Salute To Two Local Broadcast Leaders

Columnist Ken Benner singles out two small-market licensees for their dedication to their communities. ...

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Should Mr. Trump ‘Drain The Political Swamp’?

How does one fix the problem of how to best drain the political swamp that has plagued Washington, D.C.? Ken Benner has ideas...

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The One Thing To Ask All Job Candidates

One very common question is loaded with the opportunity to gather some great intel that often gets overlooked in an interview...

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How To Restore Effective FCC Leadership

American Enterprise Institute's Visiting Fellow offers suggestions on how the next FCC Chairman can best lead...

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Best Practices On Being Known For Social Good

The head of a PR firm provides valuable tips for mastering "CSR for the Broadcast Industry."...

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How To Sell A New Idea, From The Inside

What if one has a new idea to sell and needs to do it from the inside? That's not an easy thing, but Lee...

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A Historical Look At Radio’s Power To Heal

Alternative FCC inspector Ken Benner believes a unique radio commercial from the 1960s deserves a timely comeback...

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