Every successful innovation contains four key components: creativity, risk, hard work and optimism. Here's how they come into play: Creativity: The skill and imagination to create new things. The ability to see things that don’t exist or to take a new approach requires creativity. Risk: A new idea or new approach means taking a risk […]
CareerCast's annual ranking of the most stressful jobs came out Wednesday, and journalism gigs occupied more than one of the top 10 spots for the second year running. This year, broadcaster placed in the eighth spot, and newspaper reporter placed in the ninth spot after an online poll that included 834 self-selected participants. I spoke […]
Good morning. Night of clarity and confusion Well, that was quick. The networks were fast and sharp in calling the New Hampshire results in a feast for political junkies, even throwing in all the caveats about the results not necessarily being predictive of the campaign ahead. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump won by "harnessing working-class […]
"Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen." Warren E Burger, Chief Justice, US Supreme Court Majority opinion in 7-1 ruling that prohibited the closing of courtrooms to the press, 2 Jul 80
Wall of Distinction
WIXT (WNYS-TV) WHEN-TV, Herald-Journal Club President: 1991-92
In 1967, Nancy Duffy joined the staff of WHEN and became the first woman news broadcaster in Central New York. She remained in broadcasting for almost 40 years. But, she is probably as well or better known as the founder and former president of the Syracuse St. Patrick's Parade, which she started in 1983. The parade has become one of Syracuse's largest community events.