Jim’s Journal Special Edition: Take Your Medicine

April 28, 2013 in Jim's Journal, Spotlight

“Let me explain to you why I did what I did,” Carmen said, ignoring our “no talking while receiving feedback” rule. During my workshops, after participants make presentations, they then
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Jim’s Journal Special Edition: The Way We Were Vs. The Way We Are

March 1, 2013 in Jim's Journal

TAKING INSPIRATION FROM MUSE GLADYS KNIGHT, JIM’S LATEST BLOG POST HELPS US EMBRACE CHANGE AS A POSITIVE FORCE IN OUR LIVES. I love me some Gladys Knight. With or without
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My Night At The 44th Annual NAACP Image Awards Show

February 3, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: AN UNFORGETTABLE EVENING AT THE AWARDS SHOW Darn! Somebody woke me up! The week is over and I’m back home. It’s cold in Philly. And I was
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LA Day 7: Runways & Red Carpets Amp Up the Excitement

February 1, 2013 in Jim's Journal

JIM’S JOURNAL SPECIAL EDITION: ONE NIGHT TO GO AND THE HEAT IS ON WITH A FASHION SHOW AND GALA RECEPTION Yesterday was bittersweet. One unfortunate thing about travel is that when
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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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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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