Category Archives: Business/Marketing

So Far In 2010: Digital Drops, Non-Traditional Rises

From Billboard.biz By Ed Christman, N.Y. With the first quarter of 2010 now completed, the good news for the U.S. music industry is the slowing decline of album sales. And another observation is the emergence of the non-traditional sector as … Continue reading

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You Rock

From SETH GODIN’S BLOG This is deceptive. You don’t rock all the time. No one does. No one is a rock star, superstar, world-changing artist all the time. In fact, it’s a self-defeating goal. You can’t do it. No, but … Continue reading

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How Much Of A New Thing?

It seems that every day I read a new article about a “hot” electronics or computer product preparing to be released to the public.  What did I read about today?  3D-TV.  I rolled my eyes.  I’ve had my nice LCD … Continue reading

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Country Radio and Social Media

Here is an interesting article from SOCIAL RADIO PROS on Country radio and social media: There has been a huge focus on moving radio brands to the internet.  Internet ad revenue has grown exponentially while the spot business has declined.  … Continue reading

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Top 10 Radio Trends for 2010

Top 10 Trends for 2010 By: Daniel Anstandig Social Media means Qualified Prospects. There are over five billion tweets sent per day, and the people who tweet have been shown in a number of studies to spend more money on … Continue reading

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Little Things Matter

Studies show that waiters can boost their tips from 10 to 100 percent by doing any of the following: Lightly touching the customer Smiling at the customer Squatting next to the table Introducing themselves by name Thanking them for dining … Continue reading

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The Fan I Was Before, Again.

I got into the music business because I was passionate about artists and music.  I had a heart for it and wanted it to be all around me.  That dream came true and has moved me into places I could … Continue reading

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