Congratulations This is YOUR weekend! As we gather, I’ve reflected on the last time I was able to Judge with NRG–Feb 2020. After 21 months we’re back and I’m thankful! I’m also deeply committed to ensuring that you the creators of the magic are safe! Please take a moment to read this open letter to … Read more NRG Judges, Let’s Be Thankful for the Gathering, Let’s Make Magic!
The feedback and excitement for the “For the Love of Judging Conference” is in and so are the replays. Hopefully you will enjoy them as much as those who attended live! First up, is Vince C. aka Pleasant Kenobi on the Internet. You can find PK on YouTube here and on Twitch here. Enjoy the … Read more For the Love of Judging – Redux / Replay
I hope you’ve already applied to attend the February 13th digital judge conference “For the Love of Judging” (click the link to do so, you may have to log into Judge Academy first). It’s my honor to present to you the working schedule for the event*. (Note: Time may adjust as needed.) 9:00 a.m. to … Read more Judges are you ready to find love?
I have sent all but 6 of the foils out to everyone. Further, the 6 who wanted payment from Nerd Rage Gaming have been addressed. I went ahead and got everyone bubble mailers and tracking. So if you don’t get your foils, reach out to me and we can prove it to JA. Take a … Read more So many foils!
Howdy judges and/or friends, Thank you again for your participation in the Level Up Judge Conference. A special thank you for those who left feedback. One of the areas of questioning that came up is “What’s up with Foils?” Okay, the foils have arrived. I have ordered bubble mailers for everyone. They should arrive Thursday. … Read more Level Up Support Update
Each event had a link associated with it below. You may click on the link and while it is live. Note: All events are (Central Time Zone). To me the best way to participate is to dial in by your phone and watch the slides online. However, you can find all of your options by … Read more How to Participate in the Level Up Judge Conference on July 25
Registration for the Level Up Conference is closed. However, return to this blog on 23 July 2020 for details how to gain access and limited participation. As a multi-regional judge, it has been a goal of mine to organize a conference; however, for the same reason of multi-regionality, it’s been difficult to make the timing … Read more Level Up Conference Update.
Today Judge Jeff Kruchkow joins in a chat about “Picking Your Posse” – or How to Get Ahead with Others. In this discussion, we converse on how to form your personal Judge peers as a way to advance in Judge Academy, as well as, to get staffed in the events you most want.
For the first in a series of interviews, join in with Max Kahn as the strategies and systems for identifying head judges and other staff is discussed both from the perspective of a Tournament Organizer, as well as, the Judges who hope to be selected in those staffing decisions. In this interview you will discover: … Read more Getting Ahead with Judge & NRG Series Judge Manager – Max Kahn