On the Media apologizes for Infinite Mind lapse

Posted: March 30, 2009

On the Media, the NPR-distributed weekly press review, released a correction last week apologizing for what it called a “lapse in journalistic judgment” in preparing its November 2008 report about the public radio show The Infinite Mind. Continue reading

Where is fundraising in your CEO’s to-do list?

Posted: December 10, 2008

The kind of leaders needed to drive this transformation … are not just media organization managers but also community leaders. This amounts to a major challenge to our current leaders: Either grow into the new job description or get out of the way. Continue reading

Show is kaput, but lessons from host flap resound

Posted: December 8, 2008

Bill Lichtenstein, executive producer of pubradio’s The Infinite Mind, got a phone call Nov. 20 from a New York Times reporter with troubling information: the program’s host, psychiatrist Fred Goodwin, had been paid more than $1 million by drug giant … Continue reading