DAY 6 IN LA: Dream Week Continues With CAA Screening Party

January 31, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: JIM GETS BACK TO “DREAM WEEK” IN LOS ANGELES FOR A PRIVATE MOVIE SCREENING AT THE CREATIVE ARTISTS AGENCY Can you say sweeeeeeeet? That’s the word
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DAY 5 IN CALIFORNIA: Our Best Is Yet To Come!

January 30, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: JIM & MARENA REPORT LIVE FROM DAY 5 IN CALIFORNIA FOR THE NAACP IMAGE AWARDS I beat my 5:00 am wake-up call this morning. Yes, that meant
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LA DAY 4: When You Do What You Love Magical Things Happen

January 29, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: IT’S A WRAP ON DAY 4 IN CALIFORNIA FOR THE NAACP IMAGE AWARDS I believe it was 1995. I was working for the Vanguard Financial Group
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IMAGE AWARDS DAY 3: A Day of Reflection

January 28, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL  SPECIAL EDITION: IT’S DAY 3 IN HOLLYWOOD FOR THE NAACP IMAGE AWARDS I remember watching Howard Cosell interviewing Muhammad Ali, during the 1970s, after one of his fights
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Image Awards Day 2: Red Carpet 101 at the Nominees Luncheon

January 27, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: IT’S DAY 2 IN LA ON JIM’S WHIRLWIND NAACP IMAGE AWARDS ODYSSEY Pinch me! No, that’s ok. Don’t wake me up. Let me continue to enjoy
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NAACP Image Awards Nomination!

January 25, 2013 in Spotlight

CONGRATULATIONS TO AUTHOR, JIM SMITH, JR: THE NO EXCUSE GUIDE TO SUCCESS NOMINATED IN THE 44TH ANNUAL NAACP IMAGE AWARDS We are thrilled to announce that Philadelphia’s own Mr. Energy,
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Making An International JIMPACT

January 25, 2013 in Slider Features

Jim Smith, Jr. has JIMPACTed audiences from China to Singapore and Malaysia, from Norway and the Netherlands to Turkey and beyond. In any language, his high energy speaking style and
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Jim’s Journal Special Edition: Day 1 – On My Way to the NAACP Image Awards

January 25, 2013 in Jim's Journal

CHECK IN DAILY FOR JIM’S UPDATES LIVE FROM AWARDS SEASON IN HOLLYWOOD I’ve done a lot of packing in my life. I’ve packed for summer camp. I’ve packed for basketball
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Jim’s Journal Special Edition: Average or Awesome…The Choice is Yours

January 1, 2013 in Jim's Journal

Just in time for your New Year’s resolutions, Jim’s latest blog post will help you start 2013 off on the right footing. AVERAGE OR AWESOME… THE CHOICE IS YOURS I
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