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BEYOND POWERFUL RADIO – A Communicator’s Guide to the Internet Age: News, Talk, Information & Personality – Broadcasting, Podcasting, Internet and RadioISBN-978-0-240-52224-1

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- Dave Farough, VP Brands & Programming
Corus Entertainment, Inc.


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Author Valerie Geller - 10 Questions

Your Guide to Communicating Powerfully in a Digital World

For Managers, Programmers, News, Sales & Talent

by VALERIE GELLER

"This book is to broadcasters, or anyone who communicates for a living, as the "JOY OF COOKING" is for those who cook!"

Full Instructor Manual available
ISBN # 9780240522678

Sample pages (PDF format), click here: Sample #1, Sample #2

In BEYOND POWERFUL RADIO:

 GROW YOUR AUDIENCE - Increase your ratings! Work with LifeStage Demographics: Know your audience and how they listen.

PROGRAMMING - Build exciting programming - even on dull news days - with proven techniques to guide programmers and talent to the next level of performance.

MULTI-PLATFORM PRESENTATION - No longer "just radio..." Learn techniques to work effectively using internet radio, social media, You Tube, and more to deliver content, promote and grow your audience.

NEWS - Write & deliver powerful news. Learn multiple version and interview techniques and much more.

CITIZEN JOURNALISM - Interactive media means involving the public. Learn the best and most effective and credible ways to use your audience for new and original content.

PERSONALITY - Identify winning talent. Develop strong air personalities. Learn to manage high ego talent and motivate your staff to do their best.

TALK - Secrets to improve your show. Learn powerful radio interview techniques and ways to make the talk win big.

 POWERFUL STORYTELLING - There are NO boring stories, only BORING storytellers. Break down the walls between news and entertainment radio. Creative methods to easily write and deliver complex, detailed stories or issues using the multi-version method, learn techniques to move up to the next level as a powerful storyteller!

 PROMOTIONS - Learn methods to spread the word about your station and write powerful copy for more effective promos and commercials.

 SALES & COMMERCIALS - Learn proven techniques to "get the buy" then go on to write good copy FAST.

 FUNDRAISING - Methods to use the airwaves to raise money for charity, good causes, emergencies and raising money to stay on-air.

 AIRCHECKING – Find and develop talent. A comprehensive step-by-step guide to show prep and effective airchecking.

And much much more!

BEYOND POWERFUL RADIO

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword by Tom Taylor

Introduction

Creating Powerful Communicator-Quick Start Pages

I. Tools: Creating Content for Any Platform

1. Creating Powerful Content – No Longer “Just Radio”

2. Are you a Generator or a Reactor?

3. Personality Radio, Morning Shows

4. From Rock to Talk (and anyone who wants to do a talk show!)

5. Local vs. National Programming

6. Performance & Formatics

7. Finding & Developing Talent

8. Airchecking

9. Managing High Ego Talent

10. Avoiding Burnout

11. Show Prep

12. Producers – Facing the Blank Page

13. Talk Shows

14. Call Screening

15. Interview Techniques - for Journalists, Talk show Hosts & Music Personalities

16. Public Service

II. Storytelling & Voice

17. Becoming a Powerful Storyteller

18. Your Voice – Improving Your Instrument

III. News

19. Creating Powerful News

20. In Case of Emergency – What to do

21. Citizen Journalism

22. Traffic & Weather Together

23. News-Writing

24. News Anchoring

25. Multi-version News

26. Integrating News & Talk

27. Integrating TV, Radio & the Web

IV. Working Across Multi-Platforms

28. Audio Communication Across Multiple Delivery Platforms:

– Broadcasting, Streaming, Video, Social Media, Podcasting, and Beyond...

V. Marketing Content

29. Promotion

30. Branding – Building The Brand Beyond Radio

VI. Making Money

31. Sales and Commercials

32. Fundraising and Giving

VII. Understanding the Audience

33. LifeStage Demographics

34. Research

VIII. Final Notes

35. Final Notes

 

 

 

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This is Geller's fourth book, her third, Creating Powerful Radio - Getting, Keeping & Growing Audiences, is now in a third printing from Focal Press.

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Valerie Geller, Author

Valerie Geller is an internationally acclaimed broadcast consultant working with stations that emphasize news, talk, information and personality radio.

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Videos

 

What Rob thinks about  Creating Powerful Radio 

Why Powerful Radio News and Broadcast Journalism is important: Here's Valerie Geller interviewed at the NPOX Journalism Conference in Hilversum, Holland

Beyond Powerful Radio
Part I - Valerie Geller Talks with Mark Ramsey.

In part one of this two-part conversation:

• How do you create powerful radio via compelling personality?
• How do you avoid being boring?
• What are listeners really interested in?
• What are the most common mistakes the talent makes?
• What’s the first thing an on-air talent should do to improve?


Part II - Valerie Geller talks with Mark Ramsey

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