Category: Media Management
importance-of-project-manager
17 October 2017 - 13:41, by , in LIFT, Media Management, No comments
When it comes to digitizing media collections, there is much to consider. From staff and resource supervision to budget controls and client communication, the varied but connected layers call for a capable, well-organized project manager.   Although practiced all too often, project management by committee is quite common. There are a number of deficiencies to...
descriptive-metadata
13 June 2017 - 12:29, by , in Media Management, Metaforce, Comments off
Most content owners have recognized the need for descriptive metadata. But taking the first steps toward writing metadata is a daunting task. What metadata will be most useful? How should it be formalized for consistency? How to ensure it will be compatible with DAM systems? Who is available to write it with the correct understanding...
site-visits
9 August 2016 - 7:17, by , in Media Management, Comments off
No matter the industry, customers have countless vendors willing to take the job. So how does a procurement specialist narrow down the list of potential vendors? One of the most proven strategies for vendor research is the site visit.   In the matter of media migration, organizations have to be comfortable sending priceless assets to...
The-Future-of-Digital-Media-Operations
16 June 2016 - 7:31, by , in Media Management, Comments off
Our annual attendance of TechCon affords us countless networking opportunities. Sure, meeting the finest staff and administrators from the world of public broadcasting is one of our main objectives. The chance to join attendees in the breakaway sessions is priceless.  Often, we gather some major takeaways that will apply to other stations and networks. “The...
digital-innovation
9 June 2016 - 7:40, by , in Media Management, Comments off
Our annual attendance of TechCon affords us countless networking opportunities. Sure, meeting the finest staff and administrators from the world of public broadcasting is one of our main objectives. But having the chance to join attendees in the breakaway sessions is priceless.  Often, we gather major takeaways that will apply to other stations and networks....