Do you need a higher degree to feel complete? No, you don’t. However, you shouldn’t ever settle on just being along for the ride, in your life and your career!
Opening Day for Major League Baseball evokes so many emotions. A fresh start, hope, optimism, celebration. Youth. I’ve been lucky to cover baseball, as well as work in the majors and minors. There is nothing better than the ballpark on the first day of a new season. This poem by Greg Shea, written in 2000Continue reading
It’s been over ten years since I actively worked in a newsroom. However, the memories are still very fresh. It was collaborative, rapidly changing, and full of vital information to the broadcast we were putting together. Fast-forward to 2016 and those words could really describe today’s world. We are collaborating now, virtually and in person,Continue reading
“The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few.” – Spock “Or the one.” – James T. Kirk Those famous lines from “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” have been uttered by many people in the years following the movie’s release. Spock’s line is actually a quote form Charles Dickens’ “A TaleContinue reading
August 26, 2015 started off as it normally did for WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and videographer Adam Ward. Heading into the station early for its “Mornin’” program and, then, out to a live shot that involves a local “feel good” story or one that highlights a new or expanding business. It’s something that anyone whoContinue reading
I’m beyond thrilled to kick off the month of August with a rebranded JRM Comm. Watch the video below to learn more and browse JRMComms.com to see how we can work together to bring you success through smart strategies! It really is a new dawn for myself and my consultancy. Let’s work together! I’d loveContinue reading
New ideas get me excited. It doesn’t matter if the idea is mine or that it comes from someone else. New ideas should excite everyone because it is a chance to see what the future could be like. NewsSpark, a new social content hub, is one of those ideas that I’m excited about. I’ve knownContinue reading
They say you can’t go “home” again; I say that’s dead wrong. On March 21, I went back to a place I called home for my college days, Temple University. Walking around the campus, which has changed by leaps and bounds since I was there, brought back lots of great memories and emotions. The reasonContinue reading