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 employer as your competition? There are misaligned piece...

by Mike McNamara, updated Jan 27 2020 

Generation X was tagged as 'the alienated youth', 'latchkeys', the MTV generation, and the ever enduring term 'slackers'.  These 40 to 55 year olds were the first to adopt a digital lifestyle and fully embrace social media....

January 23, 2020

"Hustle beats talent, when talent doesn’t hustle." So many days spent hustling and nothing. Bad info, missing graphics, b-roll blows up, witness ghosts you, feed goes dead, blah blah blah and then it happens ....

Your hustle gets you in the right place at the right tim...

Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have a common enemy.  If you are a Gen X'er trapped between Millennials and Boomers you get it, but you also have a unique advantage.

Gen X'ers make up a third of the U.S. workforce population and nearly 82%...

Our role as a manager, coach, mentor, or parent is critical because it is a significant factor in developing the EQ of our successors. How important is EQ?

From TalentSmart:

  • 90% of top performers have high EQ

  • EQ is responsible for 58% of our job performance

  • ...

If you are fortunate, it comes on like the gradual changing of the seasons.  For our friends at iHeartMedia, ViacomCBS, Chicago Tribune, Spirit or Macy's it can come like a thief in the night.

Winter is coming.

We all need to be prepared for change in our career especial...

When I have a client heading to an interview and there is one final coaching moment, I remind them to be 'likable' and it's not as easy as this seemingly common sense advice sounds.

The stress of a station or site visit can throw us off our game. We over focus on conte...