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As a man who was engaged three different times to three different women, I might have an unusual advantage to knowledge that a ring, no matter if it costs three times your monthly salary, or...

June 18, 2017 - 1 Comments Read More

While flipping through the TV channels the other night, I landed on the Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Angels baseball game.  Within a matter of seconds I saw one of the rarest and prettiest plays...

June 11, 2017 - 2 Comments Read More

It’s interesting how many times this comes up.   Not-yet-good radio stations are full of things that aren’t relevant or interesting.  Transforming them from not-yet-good to something better involves two distinct steps.   The first...

June 4, 2017 - 0 Comments Read More

On Air Teams and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Part 2 Part 1 of this article reviewed the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse that can directly impact any on air team. These four are...

May 29, 2017 - 0 Comments Read More

Last time we talked about your messaging, now let’s do some music cleaning.  It’s easy to “set it and forget it” when it comes to your music, so let’s get back in there and take...

May 21, 2017 - 0 Comments Read More

TJ’s Take Number One March 30 marks the date that Nielsen tells us spring has arrived.  Yes, the spring book is at hand (for those of us who follow such things).  It’s a good time...

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A long, long time ago in a galaxy far, far away a very wise person taught me that being on air with another person is a great deal like being married. With that in mind,...

May 7, 2017 - 0 Comments Read More

Everyone needs a Come-Along-Side. In Chicago last week, Christian Music Broadcasters was the Come-Along-Side for 150 of us who hunger to grow in the art of radio on-air presentation and production.  They brought in people...

May 1, 2017 - 0 Comments Read More

When Lowes and Home Depot stores started appearing in cities and small towns across America, some began to ask an obvious question: “How will the mom-and-pop local hardware store that has operated for generations be...

April 23, 2017 - 2 Comments Read More

I arrived at Easter Sunday church during a torrential Florida downpour.  Streets were flooding and the church parking lot looked like it could host a water ski tournament.   As I jumped out of my car and...

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