Tag: truth

12/29

Did News/Talk Radio Bungle “The Interview”?

Where was News/Talk radio when hackers reportedly representing the North Korean government nuked Sony Pictures and scared major theater owners into locking out the latest movie from Seth Rogen and James Franco, The Interview?With stations labeled "Freedom" and "The Flag" and "The Truth," News/Talk crows daily about the dangers faced by "free" Americans from their own government, so what did N/T broadcasters do when those same freedoms were abjectly denied to Americans due to the vandalism (or terrorism) of a foreign government?For most stations in the format, the answer appears to be: … [Read more...]

07/09

You Will Probably Do the Opposite of This

Why don't we do what we know we need to do to make a difference in the world or our own industry?Or even a difference in our own lives?In the radio space, for example, the majority of managers will nod agreeably at the roster of must-do's facing the industry, the stuff they know they need to do.Then, more often than not, they do exactly the opposite.Why?Why is change so hard? Why do we do the opposite of what we need to do even when innovative action is so critical?Because "we're mad, feeling creatures being pushed and pulled by our environments, by our truths."So … [Read more...]

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