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Dear Christian Radio… What we do every single day matters. This is the third installment in a 4-part series on Leadership in Christian Radio. So far, we’ve discovered the issues facing us and laid out...

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THE WHY AND HOW OF MISSION President Clinton’s second White House Chief of Staff, Leon Panetta, tells an amazing and true story. The Clinton administration was working hard to get its signature Crime Bill through...

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Dear Christian Radio, There’s a famous apocryphal story regarding Abraham Lincoln.  Before delivering the Emancipation Proclamation he met with his seven cabinet members.  He presented the speech and then took a vote to secure their...

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Spring is on the way and as Spring approaches, many of our non profit partners are asking how they can improve their communications with their partners. Here’s some thoughts on COMMUNICATION from Heart Share President,...

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The “leaky bucket.”   That’s PPM-talk for stations losing listeners by tuning away or turning the radio off.  The traditional thought is that it is easier to keep listeners than to get them back.  And...

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How many times have you thought back to a time when great radio personalities ruled the airwaves from city to city?  I speak of the personalities of legend, true radio professionals who had one goal...

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Watching the last few presidential debates reminds me of being in Mrs. Lay’s 5th grade class.   We had that know-it-all that nobody liked, that smart science-brain kid that was painfully shy, and that loud-mouthed...

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CHR, REBORN Hi there. If you and I haven’t met, I’m Mike. I program what you might call an experimental radio station in St. Louis, MO. Closest label we fall under is “Christian CHR,” but...

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NEW YEAR’S GOALS It’s the beginning of the year and a lot of organizations including non-profits are thinking through the coming year and what they want to see happen. A lot of plans are being...

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Dear Christian Radio… What’s your vision for 2016? This is a major week for Positive Alternative Radio.  It’s our annual Vision Week.  Monday through Wednesday, PAR’s 17 leaders will gather to give presentations, share the...

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