We develop and test ideas that will change the way we think about funding and innovating on behalf of public radio — and provide stations with new and creative business models to sustain their excellent journalism.

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BizLab performs its work by taking disciplined, mission-driven risks that can lead to new business models for public radio. Transformative growth requires creativity and bold experimentation. We structure all our work to capture learning and celebrate exploration regardless of success or failure. Check out our latest experiments.

All Projects

Learning Plan

BizLab’s custom knowledge-building blueprint, specifically tailored to the needs of a non-profit news organization.

Dynamic Growth Dashboard

In-house product supporting regular interdepartmental conversations and working groups motivated by shared goals.


What if producers could create 1,000’s of experiments, that remix combinations of content and interaction in ways that create more engagement and generate revenue?

Magic Pill

Collaborating with CommonHealth on a 21-day fitness motivation podcast that taps into the scores of posts on “Why To Exercise Today.”

Blockchain Music Library

An opportunity to radically redefine the current methods for distributing, monitoring, sharing, and monetizing music.

Core Team

Meg Siegal

Executive Director: Leading BizLab to take creative risks that amplify public radio’s ability to innovate.

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