Category: News

News Sessions at 2018 GLMS

Here’s a quick summary of the News Sessions at this year’s Great Lakes Media Show, March 6-7 in Lansing.  Full descriptions can be found on the schedule here. Fighting Fake News Wednesday, March 7 10:10 – 11:00 a.m. Presented by Al Tompkins, The Poynter Institute Be a Human Reporter Wednesday, March 7 10:10 – 11:00… read more

MAB Launches 2-Minute Video Update

We are pleased to announce our newest communication vehicle, a monthly two minute wrap up video blog. It informs or reminds you of those things you absolutely need to know about legislation, regulations and MAB up coming events. “Your MAB in 2 Minutes” will be available at the end of each month. Let us know… read more

MAB Says Thanks and Good Luck to Jennifer Preslar

Longtime MAB Vice President of Programs Jennifer Preslar is leaving the MAB after 15 years of stellar service for a little “Green and White.”  Yup, we are losing another great staff member to Michigan State University. Preslar said in her letter to the MAB Board that she has enjoyed her time at MAB and will… read more

GLBC News Sessions Preview

We’re happy to welcome Les Rose, Professor of Practice, Broadcast and Digital Journalism, Syracuse University S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication to speak at this year’s GLBC.  Rose will present four great sessions at this year’s conference. Rose’s professional bio includes over 31 years as Staff Photojournalist at CBS News; Visiting Seminar Leader at the University of Florida… read more

Free MAB Web Training on Wage/Overtime Laws

When Taking Care of Business Requires Working Overtime Responding to the Department of Labor’s New Overtime Pay Obligations: A Guide for Broadcasters Wednesday, June 22, 2016 2:00 – 3:15pm ET ONLINE only On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor published final regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that more than doubled… read more

News & Journalism Sessions Preview – GLBC

GLBC’s sessions for journalists and those in the news media are top-notch this year! Tuesday, May 3, 2016 8:30 – 9:30am Valerie Geller Presents: Get, Keep, and BUILD Your Audience! Content is king and those who create your content are what set you apart from every other “screen” or speaker you compete with. Everyone can improve… read more