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Productivity for the Holidays

It’s September. You’ve seen them.  The fluorescent green skeletons, jack-o-laterns, goblins, sequined Superman costumes mixed with the smell of chocolate and Christmas craft kits.  The holidays are here.   The first sensation you may feel is your heart leaping—a leap of anxiety. Share-a-thons, Radio Specials, Promos, Remotes, Social Media, Decorations, Office Parties, Donor Gifts … so much to do. And do you have a plan for all such festivities?   That’s okay. Take a deep breath and get ready for a little advice on how to increase your productivity during the holidays – without adding stress.  We’re taking on the lie of …

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Finney Fast Five Plus Summer Review

Finney Fast Five Plus Summer Review

Summer Review 2017 One Topic | Four Series Printable Version HERE. Preface What are the spiritual thought patterns of our listeners? Over the summer in Finney’s Fast Five, we compared Christian radio listeners with Christians nationwide on beliefs and faith attitudes. Using Barna Research’s nationwide survey results on Beliefs, Faith and Cultural Attitudes, we asked the same questions Barna asked of Christian radio listeners in multiple markets across the US to see if their beliefs are similar to or different from Christians nationwide. We found some encouraging, some enlightening—and some would say troubling—trends among our listeners. In this compilation, you’ll discover what …

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Finney’s Fast Five Plus

Finney’s Fast Five Plus

    October 2017 Top 5 Songs For Each Of The Past 5 Years   Finney Media does music testing across the US – representative sample surveys that give stations detailed data on hundreds of songs. We’ve pulled together the results from a number of projects performed in 2017 to bring you the Top 5 testing songs from each of the past five years. Enjoy!     2012 1) Whom Shall I Fear/Chris Tomlin 2) 10,000 Reasons/Matt Redman 3) God’s Not Dead/Newsboys 4) Redeemed/Big Daddy Weave 5) Great I Am/Phillips, Craig & Dean 2013 1) Phil Wickham/This Is Amazing Grace …

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Finney’s Fast Five Plus

Finney’s Fast Five Plus

September 2017 Cultural Attitudes vs. Biblical Belief in Listeners In the past three months, we’ve compared Christian radio listeners with Christians nationwide on beliefs and faith attitudes. Using Barna Research’s nationwide survey results on Beliefs, Faith and Cultural Attitudes, we asked the same questions Barna asked of Christian radio listeners in multiple markets across the US to see if their beliefs are similar to or different from Christians nationwide. This month, we’re focused on Cultural Attitudes. Using the statements below, we asked Christian radio listeners if they Agree or Disagree with these statements. The percentages are the Total of “Completely …

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