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The Midweek Motivator – Self Sabotage

Canadian born radio programmer George Johns is someone to be admired. He’s largely under-credited with format-crafting while with the former exemplary Fairbanks Radio Group, owners of legendary stations in Dallas, […]

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The Midweek Motivator – Priorities

More and more I hear conversations about aspirations; opportunities lost and found. It’s that kind of time. Where are you focusing your attention; a promotion, wealth, notoriety? So indulge me in […]

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The Robinson Report – The VOICE – Silenced

It’s been over a decade. Still – the words hit below the belt.   Voiceover legend Chuck Riley dead at 66.   It probably shouldn’t have – he didn’t know me but I […]

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The Midweek Motivator – Music Inaccuracy = Ratings Failure

A format that has long commanded significant revenue and high levels of female loyalty has been gradually “aging” its music catalog. Since cash-is-king what “works” is all that matters. But is it […]

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The Robinson Report – Got Coach?

“In a growth mindset, challenges are exciting rather than threatening. So rather than thinking, oh, I’m going to reveal my weaknesses, you say, wow, here’s a chance to grow.”Carol Dweck, […]

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The Midweek Motivator 4 Levels of Competency

Scan your travel across time. Doing an informal search think about many of the people with whom you’ve coexisted; bosses, department heads, fellow team members and social colleagues. And as […]

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The Robinson Report – The Risk of Art

“There can’t be art without risk. That’s like expecting children without sex.” Francis Ford Coppola Risk begins early in life.   Just after our daydreamer doodles become mommy art, she posts them […]

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The Midweek Motivator – Ten Thousand Hours Revisited

Canadian behaviorist Malcolm Gladwell has written several compelling books on human behavior. In Outliers he focused on shared traits of the highly accomplished. The most intriguing of chapters “The Ten […]

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The Robinson Report – The Stand

If you blink, you’ll miss it. Tucked away along Indiana 267 on the Boone – Hamilton County Line in Central Indiana is a farm stand. It doesn’t have a name.  […]

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The Midweek Motivator – Chaos & Character

“Far off I hear the rolling roaring cheers: They come to me from many yesterdays, From record deeds that cross the fading years, And light the landscape with their brilliant plays, Great stars that […]

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