Magic Johnson

The Only Way To Survive Public Opinion Court

Mary Donohue | Posted 07.14.2014 | Canada
Mary Donohue

The Internet can and will prove you a liar in minutes. Finally we are seeing that powerful men, and for that matter powerful companies, can no longer just say "Oh.. sorry." If people don't believe in and trust your brand, and if they don't understand your moral purpose, you could be left out in the cold in much the same as Donald Sterling or Don Imus were.

Magic Johnson: 'Come Down Hard'

CP | Tim Reynolds, The Associated Press | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada

Magic Johnson is calling upon NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to "come down hard" on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who is alleged to have m...

Five Late-Night Talk Show Bombs

Ward Anderson | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada TV
Ward Anderson

The Chevy Chase Show was probably the biggest failure in late-night talk show history. This debacle was supposed to be Fox's one-two punch to both Leno and Letterman. Instead, it was a huge embarrassment, and that network hasn't had a weeknight talk show since.

What Savvy Business People Can Learn From Drake

Jay Rosenzweig | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
Jay Rosenzweig

Drake was recently announced as the new "global ambassador" for the Toronto Raptors. In doing this, Drake showed loyalty to his hometown NBA team. He also took a critical step in building his personal brand. This was a terrific move to add breadth to his career and leave open a path for a post-music career.

Seattle Seahawks' Coach Pete Carroll Has a Game Plan for LA's Kids

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has shown us that his football philosophy changes lives. Earlier in his career, Carroll couldn't sit back and watch as kids in L.A.'s inner-city schools succumbed to pressure to join gangs. He created A Better LA in 2003, an organization that works to reduce gang violence by offering skills training and resources for people looking to get off the streets.

History's Greatest Sports Prodigies Of All-Time

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 03.21.2013 | Canada Living

Any kid who straps on a pair of skates or picks up a basketball at a neighbourhood playground has dreams of ultimate glory. A very rare few show elite...

Joshua Ostroff

'They're Trying To Get Rid Of Welfare'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Politics

Magic Johnson may fit the Republican definition of a “job creator,” in that the former basketball star and current businessman and philanthropist ...

Magic Johnson On 20 Years Of Living With HIV

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 09.27.2012 | Canada

People have looked up to Magic Johnson for most of his life, and not just because he’s 6’9.” Though an NBA superstar — he won three MVP awards...

Magic Johnson's Still Beating HIV and AIDS

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada
Craig and Marc Kielburger

There were those who thought Johnson had been handed a death sentence in 1991. Yet 20 years later, he seems full of boundless energy as he describes everything he still plans to do.