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A programming lesson from Merle and his camera shop It caught my eye.  That silver convertible with the gizmo that makes the top disappear into the trunk.  Kinda cool, thought a certain mid-life crisis male....

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The other day I was engaged in a group chat with Christian music pioneer Matthew Ward from 2nd Chapter of Acts. Matthew saw a comment asking him, “How do you keep things fresh when you...

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Dear Christian Radio, have you considered the power of a Vision Week? I’m going to give you a big secret to PAR’s success.  It’s called Vision Week. Every year in January, we gather the entire...

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Last year Audience Development Group crisscrossed the United States hearing countless radio stations while assessing their strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Along the way we continued to heard the ongoing scenario station void of created...

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We don’t strive for exceptional.    Our nature is to be ordinary.    Exceptional is “forming an exception or rare instance; unusual; extraordinary”.  Dictionary.com   The problem with being exceptional is not that we don’t...

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I’d like to make a controversial argument in favor of… humans. Sure, humans scare me a little. I’m a little bumble-y with the social interaction thing. But I think actual humans are really good to...

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First things first, to cry means there is a vulnerability. To not cry means a lack of sensitivity. The ability to cry or not cry goes into psychological theories that I am not equipped to...

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Have you seen that Facebook thing?   That thing where they take a year’s worth of your posts and create a montage of what you’ve posted the most.    Well now…. From what I’ve seen...

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The start of a new year is a great time to prioritize the things that make the biggest impact on your station’s growth and success.  Major in the majors, as they say.  The more advanced...

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Dear Christian Radio, We don’t talk about failure much, do we? But here’s a recommendation for you – read more about failure than you do success.  Yes, there are actual books about failure.  Better yet,...

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