KNOW YOUR WHY

Passion drives purpose, purpose drives motion to unleashing your why. Author, Naphtali Hoff writes about this simple formula through a bold story shared by comedian Michael Jr.: In a moving video talk, comedian Michael Jr. describes the power of knowing your “why.” In it, he showed an audience a clip from a different event, in which… Read More KNOW YOUR WHY

Alumni feature- Katie Wethman (’94) | 5 MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHEN BUYING OR SELLING REAL ESTATE

With Real Estate TV shows, blog posts and near constant news about the real estate market, home buyers and sellers are more educated than ever before. Perhaps it is surprising then, that we still see buyers and sellers making the same common mistakes because they often have preconceived notions of what a real estate transaction… Read More Alumni feature- Katie Wethman (’94) | 5 MISTAKES PEOPLE MAKE WHEN BUYING OR SELLING REAL ESTATE

Alumni Feature – Anna Fitzgibbon (’06) | 25 COUNTRIES IN 5 YEARS

It’s true. I did decide to veer off of the traditional career path when I graduated from JMU. I was always a devoted student and I loved taking on as much as I possibly could during my four years in Harrisonburg. I had applied this go-getter attitude to my post-graduate adventure, when instead of heading… Read More Alumni Feature – Anna Fitzgibbon (’06) | 25 COUNTRIES IN 5 YEARS

Alumni Feature- Christine Hammond (’89) | HOW EXHAUSTION IN WOMEN DECREASES WORK PRODUCTIVITY

Samantha believed things would be easier with her latest promotion, but they weren’t. Things were actually worse. The increase in income helped but the demands of her job meant less time for her family. Her high standards which contributed greatly to her success now impeded her both at work and home. Disappointed about her performance,… Read More Alumni Feature- Christine Hammond (’89) | HOW EXHAUSTION IN WOMEN DECREASES WORK PRODUCTIVITY

Alumni Feature- Eric Wagner (’12) | DETOURS ON LIFE’S ROAD

Detours On Life’s Road R.E. Wagner I once read a few lines from writer Matthew E. Fryer who wrote that, “With every ending, a new beginning is defined.” It’s a quote that I’ve found pretty applicable to my life since graduating from James Madison back in 2012. Because if there’s one thing I’ve learned since… Read More Alumni Feature- Eric Wagner (’12) | DETOURS ON LIFE’S ROAD