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Excuse Me, There’s An Attorney Here To See You

Feb 1, 2018 |

Imagine if you will, your administrative assistant knocks on your closed door, gingerly stepping in, only to say… “excuse me, sorry to bother you but there is an attorney in the lobby asking to see you”.  It can be a moment of anxiousness However you feel about attorneys it’s likely predicated on one’s personal experience,…

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Thwarting Burglaries

Jan 9, 2018 |

There’s solace in knowing your home is your castle. It’s our sanctuary away from work and the place we ultimately seek refuge from the world’s encroachments. Home is where we invariably control the ingress of those outside of family and friends into our own little abode. Therefore, it stands to reason when someone has entered…

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Let’s Be Careful Out There

Dec 4, 2017 |

It’s that gleeful, robust time of the year when we have the occasion to be festive and celebratory over the upcoming weeks.  Often that entails more than normal shopping, outings and travel. Here’s to wishing everyone the safest and happiest of holidays. Let’s be careful out there. From a crime and social perspective, this year…

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Church Safety

Nov 9, 2017 |

In light of recent, tragic occurrences JWM & Associates, LLC is now offering and scheduling  Instructor Based Training classes for church’s of all denominations who are interested in optimizing safety for their parishioners and staff.  Courses are dynamic, intensive  and chocked with valuable information to include best security practices on how to lessen violent occurrences…

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A Rise In Acerbic Behavior

Nov 1, 2017 |

It seems our social environs are saturated with irresponsible, sometimes persuasive rhetoric. Using a woodsman’s vernacular, “it’s an open season”. Why so much emotional turmoil? It is not a natural occurrence nor is it some phenom that exist in a vacuum. Often, such friction is generated by a variety of beguiled, emotionally charged, vested actors.…

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A Jigger of Humanity: “Risky, Sour, on the Rocks”

Oct 4, 2017 |

Preface:  This Blog was written days before the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival massacre. While a motive is yet to be determined, at this juncture the incident appears devoid of what many times is foretelling ideology or a religious component. Was there some underlying organic mental disorder or perhaps some financial nexus given Paddock…

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Behavioral Kryptonite™

Aug 19, 2017 |

Although the word Kryptonite was seemingly first associated with mythical heroes, mainly Superman’s fictional universe, today it is seemingly as paralytic in the workplace as it was for the superhero back then.  What is behavioral kryptonite? It is heightened and crippling elements of discord that lends itself to incivility in and out of the workplace.…

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Our Government’s Diffused and Unsettling Drug Initiative

Apr 6, 2016 | Comments Off on Our Government’s Diffused and Unsettling Drug Initiative

It seems befitting the National RX Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit was held in Atlanta, Ga, this past week.  Atlanta and its suburbs has been the home to an unheralded number of Heroin overdoses and deaths, of late.  Atlanta’s demographics are ripe for focalizing on why people in big cities and their suburbs oftentimes lend…

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As a REALTOR® You Often Know Too Little About Those You Meet

Mar 24, 2016 | Comments Off on As a REALTOR® You Often Know Too Little About Those You Meet

Regrettably, Real Estate workplace deaths are on the rise once again.  Virtually every seasoned real estate agent at one time or another has experienced a perplexing moment in time during their meet or experienced a sickening feeling afterwards. The meet may not have manifested itself in violence but, your intuition was in overdrive and that horrid feeling you felt afterwards is not…

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President’s New Gun Restrictions

Jan 6, 2016 | Comments Off on President’s New Gun Restrictions

I wish I were more optimistic by President Obama’s plans to restrict the acquisition of guns. America does not have a gun problem. America has a people problem. As long as all too many people devalue the lives of others our society will continue to have these unsavory issues percolate to the surface. I am…

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