Category: January 2018

The Robinson Report: 2018

Editor’s Note: The views and opinions of this article do not necessarily reflect those of the MAB. Contact the MAB for information on the MAB’s official editorial policy. By: Kevin Robinson Robinson Media Start small – start now. This is much better than, “start big, start later.” One advantage is that you don’t have to… read more

The MAB is Here For You, Because of You

By: Peter Tanz,  MAB Chairman Vice President, Midwest Communications (Kalamazoo) We welcome in a New Year with excitement and anticipation. THANK YOU  to everyone who volunteered in 2017, served on committees or boards, those who attended events or participated in MAB programs.  You are this association.  Without your participation,  ideas, financial and inventory support of… read more

Traffic Tips & Tricks

The MAB is collecting your “Tips &Tricks” to spotlight different ways to better control traffic. Do you have some advice? Take our survey and look for your ‘two cents’ to be featured in and upcoming issue of the MAB News Briefs. Here’s what some of your peers are suggesting: Traffic Tip: Get Everything in Writing… read more

WKAR Presents PBS Kids Day on January 27

WKAR Public Media is once again presenting PBS Kids Day this year, Saturday, January 27 at the WKAR studios in East Lansing. This year, Kids Day will celebrate WKAR Family and the PBS Kids 24/7 channel first birthday.  The open house and party, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. will feature lots of fun activities and… read more

Help us kick off the MAB’s 70th Anniversary!  

The MAB Foundation is asking MAB members to donate $7 per month to help celebrate.  These donations will contribute to the continuation of the educational programs that have benefited Michigan broadcasters over the years. For the price of one latte a month…YOU can help mold the future of our industry. ​The MABF sustains the longevity of the… read more

‘Fighting Fake News,’ ‘Covering Guns and Ammo’ and ‘Tell it Online’: Poynter’s Al Tompkins Will Present 3 Breakouts at Great Lakes Media Show

Al Tompkins, The Poynter Institute’s senior faculty for broadcasting and online, will be on hand at the 2018 Great Lakes Media Show to present three fantastic and timely breakout sessions. The Great Lakes Media Show, formerly know as the Great Lakes Broadcasting Conference & Expo (GLBC), will take place March 6 and 7 at the… read more