It's another Monday morning. You couldn't sleep last night because you are thinking about the week ahead. You are basically miserable. You feel unappreciated, your manager doesn't have the tools, training, or resources to help you even if they would be so inclined.

 If...

When you love what you do, there is no weekend. Everything you do just blends together but work love is not something that is going to find you. You know where to start and you've been procrastinating too long.

This weekend you need to get going with that Reel, Resume,...

September 26, 2019

If you are in your 20's, it's likely you won't retire from TV broadcast news business. Bold statement. So the industry might not be headed for extinction but external forces are changing it forever.

The demos of the consuming audience and the devices used to deliver th...

"Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome." One of my favorite Arthur Ashe quotes. It very much represents how I feel about career management and development. The greatest accomplishment in my career is not the destina...

How does one become a butterfly? You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar. 

Transformation. The reinvention of a career. It's got to be intentional. You have got to want the 'new' you more than the comfort of the current you. Rein...

It's getting to the end of the 3nd Quarter, that bewitching time of the year when companies find themselves on budget and on track or they find themselves off their forecasted trajectory. It's at this point that the entire year can be made or lost because it's very har...

I can't help but think of the impact social media and living Outside-In has had on the careers of media talent. What used to be a one-way push of carefully orchestrated content is now a real time 2-way exchange and mostly without filter.

Without question, social media h...

September 9, 2019

Welcome back! This Monday morning is flat out savage. Nobody knows this better than those making doughnuts or bringing us the morning news. Setting an alarm at 12:45 am might be the most unnatural thing ever.

Ambition is an amazing thing. It needs little sleep. It takes...

The 'Face App' in real life.  From a slow, bloated, overworked, smoking, drinking, fast food eating sales manager to a sharp, lean, agile, healthy and fit executive.  The 3 things I uncovered along the way ....

1. You MUST learn to love yourself first.  There must...

The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places. Sometimes the first break comes very early, sometimes not until late career. Either way it can be absolutely devastating.

It's the unknown that terrifies us. In the absence of clear visibili...