In the high-stakes world of professional basketball, Ja Morant's meteoric rise to stardom has captivated fans and experts alike. Yet, amidst the glitz and glamour, Morant found himself grappling with off-court challenges that threatened to overshadow his undeniable talent. Recognizing the need for change, Morant embarked on a transformative journey, shedding negative influences and embracing a circle of positivity. In this Forbes exclusive, we delve into the power of positive circles and how they have propelled Ja Morant towards personal growth and success.
Jamar Jones, the CEO of Foureva Media, is a man on a mission. He is dedicated to sharing impactful stories that break the barriers on personal, business, and marketing. Jamar hosts The Foureva Podcast, where he sits down with guests from all walks of life to talk about the ins and outs of the business world. The Foureva Podcast is not afraid to get into the raw and gritty topics that make business personal.
On one episode, Jamar interviewed Dina Hernandez, the Chief Human Resources Officer at ELM Home & Building Solutions. Dina spoke about an integrated approach to recruitment and retention, emphasizing the need for companies to focus less on formal certifications and more on demonstrated talent. She believes that it doesn't matter where your talent comes from, as long as you have the skills to succeed.
On another episode, Jamar spoke with Angela Roseboro, the Chief Diversity Officer at Riot Games. Angela discussed her experience in creating a more diverse and inclusive culture in the gaming industry. She emphasized the importance of listening to employees and customers and taking tangible actions to address issues related to diversity and inclusion. Through her work at Riot Games, Roseboro is empowering women and underrepresented groups in gaming to succeed and make their voices heard.
Jamar also spoke with David Meltzer, a Sports Executive, Entrepreneur, and Investor, who discussed his personal entrepreneurial story. David emphasized the importance of expressing humility and being a good listener as the way to success. He co-founded Sports 1 Marketing and formerly served as CEO of the renowned Leigh (“Lee”) Steinberg Sports & Entertainment agency, which was the inspiration for the movie Jerry Maguire. David has been recognized by Variety Magazine as their Sports Humanitarian of the Year and awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. He is also the Executive Producer of the Apple TV series 2 Minute Drill and Office Hours. His life's mission is to empower over 1 billion people to be happy by providing them with value in all his content and communication.
Finally, Jamar spoke with Travis Lachner, a media producer at Beast Node. Travis emphasized the importance of not pinning yourself to one platform and focusing on a central hub to convey your central vision. He shared his way of looking at the future of media production and how it's essential to adapt to changes in the industry to stay relevant.
The Foureva Podcast is an incredible resource for anyone interested in the business world. Jamar and his guests share stories that inspire, educate, and empower listeners to succeed. Follow Foureva Media on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube to make sure you don't miss a moment of amazing content!