April 25, 2019

Game of Homes. Sweeps are Coming!

Everyday there is another analyst or consultant weighing in on how local TV can survive. Forget about the station for a moment, how are YOU going to survive? Ever think about your station as your competition?

There many misaligned pieces...

We addressed the broadcast news business specifically in Part 1 sharing PEW Research from 2017 looking at some alarming trends. Clearly recent events reflect an industry contracting. Think about the acquisitions of stations/brands or agencies Napoli and 3Kings cashing...

Sometimes when you are trying to successfully navigate a career, the best and maybe the only next step, might be moving laterally. It may seem like a step back or a career 'time out' but it can have significant benefits.

1. There are times when you just need clean air b...

Age is sometimes not just a number. In many highly visible and high profile positions every passing day can feel like the career hour glass, status and stature slowly slipping away.

We tend to focus on the systematic industry issues as we look for answers. The industry...

Winter is coming....

Listen kid, the 'Smile States' are where it's at! If you are in career transition, graduating, or found your contract not renewed, it's time to think change and relocation. So where?

Seriously, the 'winter' in your career could be right around the co...

"I thought that I would retire doing the job that I loved doing. I’ve had to regroup. I’m looking for work. Looking for another job trying to figure out what’s next.”

The above quote(s) didn't come from someone that spent 35 years working at the Post Office, or a FedEx/...

Today might be the day. It could be your job, your largest client, a partner, or an investor.  Sometimes it's a complete surprise. Sometimes it's expected. Either way, don't panic, consider this an opportunity.

We have a natural tendency to panic and jump into action al...

How many times to follow up after a job interview?

It's nerve racking.  You really want this job.  The role, the company, and from what you've heard about the hiring manager, all seem like a perfect fit with your goals.  You've done your due diligence on the organizatio...

Yep, sometimes the other side is greener but if you never cross the 5th Ave in your career how would you know? Everyday you wait, the avenue can get wider, with more traffic, making it more treacherous to cross.

Change doesn't have to be a 'all or nothing' proposition....