After being in the media industry for 15 years, I decided to finally go back to school and get my masters degree. There were some who were curious why. I wasn’t going to move to a new job or work my way up the corporate ladder. I wasn’t going to get a raise in salary. […]Read More Why I Got My Masters
I took my wife out the other night and the waitress seemed surprised. Today we are celebrating our 14th anniversary and are happier than we have ever been. When I mentioned to the waitress that we were celebrating our big day, she asked how long. Naturally, I told her to guess and she guessed 4 […]Read More Whats Love Anyway?
We take communion regularly in church. What about the deleted scenes from that story? The story of The Last Supper is often times abbreviated to only focus on when Jesus took the bread, broke it, and said, “This is My body,” and the wine saying, “This is My blood. . .” Sure, taking the cracker […]Read More The Deleted Scenes of Holy Communion
There are a few basic principles to keep in mind when taking on the role of producer. I play the role of producer in my production company. I produce a handful of television programs broadcast on various platforms domestically and abroad. But in a sense, I also play the role of producer in my responsibilities […]Read More 5 Things to Remember when Playing Producer
Planning your Alaskan cruise can be daunting, but don’t let your shore excursions cause you to lose any sleep. My wife, Nancy, and I just returned June 4 from our first Alaskan cruise. It was a costly cruise, and the notion of sifting through the mounds of potential shore excursions was intimidating. I didn’t want […]Read More Planning Your Alaskan Cruise
What’s the point of a post if nobody sees it? Have you ever felt like you had some meaningful thing to say but no one was around to hear it? It can be a bit of a drag. That’s kind of how things are for me when I post something on Google+. I guess that’s […]Read More Social Media Posts in the Graveyard: 5 Things to Boost Your Influence
Today was Valentines Day. It wasn’t an overly mushy day here in the Weiss house. My wife spent the last several days in the hospital with kidney stone issues. Naturally, I have spent the last several days with her trying to do whatever I could to be there for her. I have now spent the […]Read More I’m pretty lucky
I’m so happy that the season has officially begun. I actually get a little depressed when the season ends every year. I took the above picture a couple of years ago. Tony Romo is often times ripped by Dallas fans and a large number of NFL fans in general. I personally don’t think he is […]Read More Tony Romo
On Wednesday, I walk into his office and see his socks through the gaping holes on the soles of his shoes, which are propped up on his finely etched solid oak desk. Behind Randy Weiss stands a two-foot bronze bust of an individual to whom he bears a striking resemblance. Shelves line the wall behind […]Read More “Remember Where You Come From”
My friend came up to the office the other day to help me with some Spanish translation work. Even though we have been friends for over a decade, he wasn’t really sure what I did. At one point he said, “Josh, what do you do all day?” While the answer is never the same, I […]Read More What Do You Do All Day?