Three Things

Tim Eby
News and Ideas for leaders in public media
Created 07 Apr 2021
  • Three Things for December 16, 2021
    16 Dec 2021 • 10 min read
    THING ONE: Things to Spend Some Time With Over the Holidays Last week’s announcement of the CPB Digital Transformation Program participants is a terrific mix of radio, television, and joint licensees ...
  • Three Things Datebook for the week of 12/13/2021
    13 Dec 2021 • 4 min read
    I hope your calendar frees up a bit this week from video screen meetings and webinars to more festive gatherings as we head toward the holidays. Perhaps these may even occur in person with all the saf...
  • Three Things for December 9, 2021
    09 Dec 2021 • 11 min read
    THING ONE: It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year … for Predictions! December brings all of the joys (and hassles) of the holidays. It means a time for looking back over the past year and, more impo...
  • Three Things Special: The NYT Audio App beta
    07 Dec 2021 • 2 min read
    Earlier today, Alex Rainert, the head of Audio Product & Design with The New York Times, shared on Twitter news that the Times’ new audio app was released to its first cohort of external beta testers....
  • Three Things Datebook for the week of 12/6/2021
    06 Dec 2021 • 6 min read
    First, thanks for the suggestions, comments, and feedback to last week’s post on the state of the NPR-Member Station network. This is such an important topic that I want to continue the conversation i...
  • Three Things for December 2, 2021
    02 Dec 2021 • 8 min read • 0 8
    THING ONE: Is the Network Crumbling? Tuesday’s news that Vox is working in partnership with WNYC to bring its daily news podcast, Today, Explained to public radio audiences was the latest in a series ...
  • Three Things Datebook for the week of 11/29/2021
    29 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    It’s back to a full week after the extended Thanksgiving weekend, and plenty is happening this week of interest to folks in public media. THING ONE: The Corporation for Public Broadcasting Board of Di...
  • Three Things - A Thanksgiving Weekend Special
    24 Nov 2021 • 12 min read • 0 5
    Public radio and radio, as an industry, have some great Thanksgiving traditions. If you’ve worked in (or listened to) public radio for any period of time, you’ve probably experienced Susan Stamberg fi...
  • Three Things Datebook for the week of 11/22/2021
    22 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 0 2
    It’s a short week for many folks, but a few things are still on the datebook for this week. THING ONE: Why Innovative Marketers Are Focused on Creating Engagement Adweek regularly offers some engaging...
  • Three Things for November 18, 2021
    18 Nov 2021 • 10 min read
    THING ONE: Artificial Intelligence & the Local News Challenge Back in May, the Knight Foundation announced a $3 million initiative designed to help local news organizations capitalize on the untapped ...
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