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2015 Super Regional Presentations and Handouts

Thanks for joining us for another content-rich, inspiring and thought-provoking meeting. Our meeting was held at the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk in San Antonio, an environment conducive to great conversation and networking with colleagues. Your feedback and input helps ERPM create these regional meetings to help keep you on top of the latest happenings and forces […]

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FCC PROPOSAL REGARDING OWNERSHIP

    ERPM, along with the other regional organizations, submitted comments urging the FCC to recognize that the Commission’s proposal is (a) harmful to public broadcasting governing structures and (b) that it is counterproductive to the FCC’s policy goal regarding diversification in ownership. The proposal would require stations to obtain a Federal Registration Number for […]

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2014 Super-Regional Powerpoints

Public Media’s Possibility in a Parched News Land Ken Doctor, Newsonomics.com Make and Break: Design Your Future Fred Dust, Senior Partner, IDEO The Future of Membership Mark Fuerst & Dick McPherson (available only through 2/17/15) The Windshield vs The Rear View Mirror Paul Jacobs, Jacobs Media Building Stronger Local News Organizations & Pamphlet Handout CPB […]

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LIMITING THE RISK OF WEBSITE COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

A memo about procedures to follow from Garvey Schubert Barer if you operate a website and allow anyone to post comments on the website or social media pages. Media Memo – Notice and Takedown – Limiting the Risk of Copyright Infringement

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SAVE THE DATES FOR THE 2014 SUPER-REGIONAL MEETING

Wednesday – Thursday, November 19-20, 2014 Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NPR A-REPS MEETING Friday, November 21, 2014 The Public Radio Regional Organizations are very pleased to announce that the 2014 Super-Regional Meeting will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, November 19-20, 2014 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, one of the city’s most spectacular and […]

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EXPANDING YOUR REACH

From the recent NPR Digital Services webinar, How to Expand Your Reach on YouTube, here are resources and a getting started guide. Begin by reading the blog post first. See these illustrative examples of YouTube channels from member stations WBUR and WNYC. YouTubeChannelGuide-getstarted YouTube News Resources

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LOOKING AHEAD TO 2025 FROM PEW RESEARCH INTERNET PROJECT

If you’re someone who’s intrigued with looking ahead to 2025, check out this post by Pew Research Internet Project marking the 25th Anniversary of the Internet.  Experts say that “the Internet will become ‘like electricity’ over the next decade – less visible, yet more deeply embedded in people’s lives, with many good and potentially bad […]

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THE STATE OF THE NEWS MEDIA 2014

The State of the News Media 2014 report was just released by Pew Research Center’s Journalism Project.  Note that NPR listenership hit an 8-year high in 2013 and that the online audience continues to expand.  Read the Overview here.

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FROM EDISON RESEARCH

The most recent article in the Infinite Dial series from Edison Research states that weekly audience for all forms of online radio is growing, now 36% of all Americans age 12+ or 94 million nationally.  Thirty-one percent of Americans use Pandora as compared to 8% for iTunes monthly usage.  Not surprisingly, podcasts are on the […]

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Scenarios: Planning And How To Build Them

A good set of “scenarios” are plausible stories, relevant to the question at hand, divergent from one another, and challenging our assumptions about how the future will play out.  When applied to strategic thinking, as it has been by successful organizations for the last 20 years, a set of scenarios is a tool for ordering […]

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