Upcoming Webinars

Consolidating to Expand Services:
A deep dive into the Northern California Collaboration
Thursday, December 10 - 4:00 PM ET/1 PM PT

In advance of the new year, Public Media Company is launching a “strategy series” – which will focus on areas of growth, challenges and solutions for public media stations. The session will kick off with Public Media Company President Erin Moran, Capital Public Radio EVP/General Manager Jun Reina and North State Public Radio GM Phil Wilke discussing the structure behind the “back office collaboration” between Capital Public Radio in Sacramento and North State Public Radio in Chico, California.

Past Webinars

Public Media Company WebinarsUniversity Station Leaders:
Planning for an Uncertain Future
June 10, 2020

COVID-19 is fundamentally reshaping university instruction and having a ripple effect on the stations licensed to these institutions. This webinar reviewed current trends Public Media Company is seeing and highlighted best practices on how to prepare and react to change at your university. This webinar was produced in partnership with The University Station Alliance.

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Public Media Company WebinarsVisualizing Data: Understanding & Telling Stories with Data
May 29, 2020

Public Media Company Director Steve Holmes co-hosted this PMBA webinar with Current's Managing Editor Karen Everhart, as part of the 2020 PMBA Virtual Annual Conference.

Why: Highlight value of using visuals to communicate and interpret data
How: Understand some of the key steps to develop data visualizations
What: Create a real-world example for future publication in Current

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Public Media Company WebinarsContingency Planning for Public Media
May 6, 2020

Evolving crises require public media leaders to prepare for the inevitable shocks ahead. This webinar will review the steps that station managers can take now to ensure that they understand what challenges may be on the horizon and be ready if and when they occur.

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Public Media Company WebinarsManaging Nonprofit Finances in a Crisis
April 29, 2020

The challenges of Covid-19 are made even harder when combined with an uncertain financial outlook. This webinar focuses on the key financial management areas that station leaders need to address now to help secure their fiscal futures.

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Public Media Company WebinarsFinancial Oversight for General Managers
November 5, 2019

Most public media leaders do not have a finance background and have not been trained on financial management, but they are charged with overseeing the health of a critical local media organization in flush times….and not so flush times. How do you make sure that your station is operating on strong financial footing regardless of the economic climate? What are the key numbers and ratios that you need to know and monitor? Get an overview during our webinar series on best practice financial management for station general managers.

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We host regular webinars of interest to public media leaders, check back here to learn about the next scheduled sessions. If you have a relevant topic that would make for a great webinar, email us!