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Bottom Line: Identify, Hire and Retain The Best Talent. Period.

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This is a re-post from several years ago, and after reading it (and many other original posts that appeared on this site) the validity of the claims in this article still stand. Despite a changing world, some strategies remain effective...more

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-- Thomas Sowell

How Reach and Advertising Impact are Related in Total Audience

A note to my cronies in Birmingham

A Personal Note From Ben Mac: September 9th will mark my last day working full-time in the radio industry

Cumulus Media Q2 Net Revenues Down 4.1%

Noncompete agreements create modern-day servitude

The Spring 2016 Knoxville Radio Ratings are in

Jeff Jarnigan Joins Cumulus Media-Knoxville as Operations Manager

In Knoxville, Radio Trounces TV on Social

We're interviewing salespeople at Scripps (formerly The Journal Broadcast Group)

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9/5/2016 - Labor Day (Summer is waning)
Labor Day was first celebrated in New York in 1882 under the sponsorship of the Central Labor Union, following the suggestion of Peter J. McGuire, of the Knights of Labor, that the day be set aside in honor of labor.

9/9/2016 - Tennessee Valley Fair (Chilhowee Park/Grounds)
through September 15th. For additional information call Fair Office at (865) 215-1471. go to their website with this link.

9/21/2016 - NAB Radio Show (Nashville)
September 21-23

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The first day of Fall!

10/1/2016 - Dogwood Arts Festival House and Garden Show (Knoxville Convention Center)
through February 13th.

10/3/2016 - Rosh Hashannah (Jewish Holiday)
Head of the Jewish New Year

10/10/2016 - Columbus Day (Everywhere)
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10/12/2016 - Yom Kippur Begins (Jewish Holiday)
Day of Atonement

10/17/2016 - Boss's Day (At work)
Day, also known as National Boss Day or Bosses Day, is a time for many workers to appreciate their employers.

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May the Great Pumpkin rise again.

11/6/2016 - Daylight Saving Time ends ( Sunday)
Set your clocks back!

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