8 episodes

When you think of job perks, it's typically a bonus check or extra vacation days. What about the job perks your boss can't write into your contract? Like the time you interviewed someone and their story made you pause and reflect. Or that one time you had 6 live shots in 2 hours and learned what you were really made of. In the fast-paced hustle of a news day - the biggest job perks are the life lessons you get while on a deadline.

Check for monthly podcast posts from creator, Reporter Randi Hildreth.

Lessons on a Deadline Lessons on a Deadline

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

When you think of job perks, it's typically a bonus check or extra vacation days. What about the job perks your boss can't write into your contract? Like the time you interviewed someone and their story made you pause and reflect. Or that one time you had 6 live shots in 2 hours and learned what you were really made of. In the fast-paced hustle of a news day - the biggest job perks are the life lessons you get while on a deadline.

Check for monthly podcast posts from creator, Reporter Randi Hildreth.

    Episode 7: Consistency and Dedication with Reporter Courtney Chandler

    Episode 7: Consistency and Dedication with Reporter Courtney Chandler

    Courtney Chandler recently started a new reporting position in Shreveport, LA. He previously worked as a reporter in Dothan, AL. He talks about finding your footing in the business and realizing the power that comes with this platform.

    • 41 min
    Episode 6: Tenacity and Dog Tired

    Episode 6: Tenacity and Dog Tired

    Even when you're walking in your purpose - your feet get tired.
    Then what?

    • 5 min
    Episode 5: Grit, Grace, and Glitter with Anchor/Reporter Morgan Young

    Episode 5: Grit, Grace, and Glitter with Anchor/Reporter Morgan Young

    Morgan Young is an anchor/reporter in Montgomery. She talks GRIT in a tough business, having GRACE for yourself and others, and GLITTER - leading with the magic you already have.

    • 38 min
    Episode 4: 0 to 100

    Episode 4: 0 to 100

    You could say my introduction to reporting in Dothan was one of those 0 - 100 moments. With any job - think back to your first day - fairly light work. Tasks to kind of get your feet wet. No, my first day was like somebody cut the brakes off a steam engine. It was a reminder that once you get to a goal...that's really when the hard work begins.

    • 6 min
    Episode 3: My Oprah Moment

    Episode 3: My Oprah Moment

    When I moved to south Alabama for work, people said not too much happens here. Then Oprah came to town....and I had to track her down for an interview.

    • 12 min
    Episode 2: Just Do It Scared

    Episode 2: Just Do It Scared

    My friends joke that my job is always taking me on some kind of adventure. For me, these adventures are often unexpected and sometimes take me outside my comfort zone....but those uncomfortable moments have made for the best memories and best lessons.

    • 6 min

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