Old School Media Execs: Digital Drag

Traditional media execs got another digital wake call with the demotion of a respected Newspaper editor. The Reason? “he did not have the background in digital media necessary to lead the paper going forward.” Are we on the verge of a massive, media management overhaul?

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Tribune’s Randy Michaels Back to Radio

Merlin Media; the investment group led by Randy Michaels, swooped in and took advantage of the faltering media company known as Emmis Radio. Randy picked up three sweet properties for a song….WKQX-FM

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NAA; How to Beat Patch

How to Beat Patch & Other Hyper-Local Competitors Summary: WED, JAN 19, 12 noon est This webinar will provide a comprehensive look at the business and revenue models of Patch,

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For Publishers Only. Website Money Pit

Description of a training session and workshop that I do more often. For Publishers Only. The Un-varnished Truth about Newspaper Website Business Models. Mel Taylor Media exposes why most local

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Is Patch Evil ?

At the ONA 10 conference in Washington, DC a  few weeks ago, Patch boss; Tim Armstrong, got a question from the audience. It came from Robert Hernandez, a journalism professor

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How To Beat Patch. SNA Webinar

How To Beat PATCH and Other New, Local Web Competitors Tuesday, December 14, 2010 1:00 PM Eastern Time From Suburban Newspapers of America website: An overwhelming number of SNA members

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Help Teens Avoid Facebook Mistakes

Here’s my latest keynote session and workshop devoted to helping parents, teachers and employers better understand the Internet usage of young adults. What Kids Don’t Want U 2 Know About

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Patch, Reach Local & Pandora

The new, local online competition; more than just the other newspaper or TV station across the street. Outsiders like Patch, Reach Local, Groupon and Pandora are hell-bent on siphoning ad

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