Life after Skipper: Busy schedule keeps ESPN staffers focused

ESPN executives and staffers are trying to maintain a kind of tunnel vision on their work in the face of swirling uncertainty that has engulfed Bristol since John Skipper’s shocking resignation. On this week’s SBJ/SBD Media Podcast, ESPN Ex.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2018

How to Take Care of Your Aging Parents with Your Busy Schedule

Parents play a crucial role in shaping our life. They work very hard to give us a better life and future. As time goes on,.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 22nd, 2018

ESPN staffers saddened by John Skipper"s resignation

ESPN staffers said they were stunned and saddened to learn about network president John Skipper's substance abuse problem and resignation from his job on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 18th, 2017

ESPN staffers shocked, saddened by John Skipper"s resignation

ESPN staffers said they were stunned and saddened to learn about network president John Skipper's substance abuse problem and resignation from his job on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 18th, 2017

ESPN chief Skipper to staff: "ESPN is not a political organization"

"ESPN is about sports." It is "not a political organization." That's what ESPN president John Skipper said in a memo to staffers on Friday afternoon, after a bruising week for the sports network......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 15th, 2017

7 Ways to Serve Others Despite Your Busy Schedule

Seven ways to tap into the power of generosity and transform a life in less time and with less money than you'd think......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 27th, 2017

Texas Doctor Suspended after Months of Alarming Behavior Ended in Meltdown

Dr. Kurt Pflieger reportedly slapped one of his staffers on the butt, kissed another on the face without consent, then asked another staff member about her sex life......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

A sneak peek at this charity-focused taco eatery debuting soon in the Charlotte area (PHOTOS)

This fast-casual taco concept is set for its Concord debut. Tacos 4 Life will open its 3,800-square-foot restaurant — the concept’s first in the Charlotte market— at 11 a.m. on Tuesday. It is located at 2940 Derita Road in Concord. That out.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

Disney to launch ESPN+ on April 12

Walt Disney Co. plans to launch ESPN+, its new sports-focused subscription streaming service, on April 12. The company said ESPN+, its first direct-to-consumer TV service, will give fans a “dynamic” lineup of live sports, original content and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2018

Disney"s ESPN+ service launches April 12

Disney will launch ESPN+, its new sports-focused streaming service, on April 12......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 2nd, 2018

John Skipper Says ESPN Exit Was Tied to Extortion Attempt

John Skipper, the former president of ESPN, says his decision to step down after more than 20 years at the company was prompted by an extortion attempt by a person from whom he purchased cocaine......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 15th, 2018

John Skipper Left ESPN Because of Cocaine Dealer Extortion

Skipper left the network in December 2017......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2018

Former ESPN President Skipper resigned after cocaine extortion attempt, THR says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 15th, 2018

ESPN boss who shocked the media world by resigning says he did it because of a cocaine extortion plot

Mark Lennihan/AP Former ESPN president John Skipper resigned suddenly in December, citing a long struggle with "substance addiction." But in a new interview with .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

John Skipper details his ESPN exit and a cocaine extortion plot

The former network chief goes public in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter about the real reason behind his abrupt departure from Disney after 27 years, a confession to Bob Iger and his hope to work in sports media again......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2018

‘Giving People Permission to Be Heard.’ The Life-Changing Power of Social Design

Human-focused design can have powerful results, experts say. Design thinking can help companies swell profit margins, but it can have even more powerful results when deployed in the service of social good, Jeanne Liedtka, professor at the Univer.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 7th, 2018

Life Is What Happens ……

……… While You Are Busy Making Other Plans – A.....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeMar 6th, 2018

James Pitaro Is Named President of ESPN

Disney picks one of its top executives to replace John Skipper. Pitaro faces the challenge of turning around slumping ratings and subscriber losses......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMar 5th, 2018

Cincinnati expert: Here"s when to revamp your financial plan

Everyone who engages in financial planning or helps others with theirs needs to update plans to reflect life changes. And given how busy life is generally, it’s smart to do so regularly......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2018

How the next three weeks could shape the fate of Disney

March 16 will be about 90 days since ESPN President John Skipper stepped down. It's a date that could hold a key to Disney's future, said Eric Jackson......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 28th, 2018

How to tell if someone is a "mirage friend" — and what to do if you have one

Mar Newhall / Unsplash Life gets busy, and we all have to cancel plans sometimes. But it seems some people flake on you more than they should. If it's out of the blue, it could be an indication that they're going through a tough time. I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2018