All posts by Mike Peluso

Mike Peluso writes about the collision between between the business / professional world and life. He also writes about the journey involved with the Peluso Presents efforts including the Blog, Books, and Podcast so that others may benefit from his efforts. From Mike: I spend hundreds of hours working on these articles every year with no compensation other than support I get through donations. You can support with a tip and by Subscribing to the Podcast (and writing a review on iTunes would be really appreciated as well!) One time tips: www.paypal.me/pelusopresents https://venmo.com/pelusopresents

Master, Gypsy, or Aimless: The Familiarity Problem

It’s all starting to feel the same, isn’t it?

Episode 177 – The Value of the BS Credential

Inspired by a surprising moment, today’s show is all about the value offered by that advanced degree, both from a traditional institution and by a for-profit diploma mill. It asks the question: Is that 100K […]

The Value of the BS Credential

Some degrees impart high levels of knowledge, some do not even come close. But is there value to them in other ways?

Episode 176 – The Good Old Days – Looking Back

Inspired by a song I started to think about the good old days.  Specifically, I wondered what makes ‘the good old days’ good?  Why do we pine for them and what could you do to […]

The Good Old Days – Looking Back

Are there really such a thing as the good old days? If so, how do you get to them again?

Episode 175 – Calculating Risk vs. Investment With Your Life Choices

Sometimes there is risk in where we want to go invest our time and money.  The risk is in what we will get as a return on that time and money investment.  Sometimes, we call […]

Calculating Risk vs. Investment With Your Life Choices

Sometimes in life you can invest time and money with a guarantee to get what you want out of it, sometimes you can’t.

Episode 174 – The Great Reset Switch

Sometimes you’ll put in months and years, and work your way up.  Then something happens, a private equity buyout, a market change, or just a new manager. Then the unexpected separation from the company means […]

The Great Reset Switch

Starting over is tough, it’s double tough when it wasn’t your choice to do it!

Episode 173 – The Case for Logic: Spock Was Right – Mostly

We are emotional beings and emotional beings make emotional decisions.  More often than not these emotional decisions can lead to a bad end.  Logic works, but too few people use it.  Listen and hear how […]