Jottings of note:
Baseball is a month away, but the game is getting lots of attention for its 2023 rules changes. Media consultant Buzz Knight connects baseball’s willingness to change (and to challenge its customers) in a new column that suggests what radio can learn from baseball’s willingness to change. Takeaways include “Embrace innovation.” And “Take risks.” There are more. READ
The Pod Biz
We learn that Steve Goldstein, founder and CEO of podcast strategic advisory firm Amplifi Media, has agreed to teach a newly created course at NYU called “The Business of Podcasting.” He takes on the course as an adjunct professor at NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. The class starts in the fall, and will cover economics, content, marketing, and trends. Guest speakers will be engaged. “I am honored to join the faculty,” Steve says.