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

Hoarding: Managing Life’s Multipliers

We collect tons of crap in our life. Getting rid of it is an art form!

Episode 149 – Bender was right and I HATE being a Meat Bag!

Have you ever gotten frustrated because something doesn’t work the way you want it? Maybe your eyes aren’t 20/20, your sugar levels are never actually level, or like me, you can’t control your weight no […]

Bender Was Right: I Hate Being a Meatbag!

Bender says we are all flawed because we are just meatbags. He was right.

Episode 148 – WIIFM or Wiff’em

I was pulled into an unexpected meeting and as an aside in the meeting I was told I have a WIIFM personality.   I had no idea what that meant.  Then I realized, everyone has one […]

WIIFM or Wiff’em

Is your thinking transactional? For some, that’s a bad thing, for others it’s a great thing!

Episode 147 – Sometimes You Can’t be Just Kinda Good

I’m good at many things, so are you.  Yet, no one is exceptional at all things. This results in life situations where we are kinda good at something, but the situation calls for someone who […]

Sometimes You Can’t Be Just Kinda Good

Some people are really good at what they do. Some are just kinda good. Sometimes kinda good just ain’t good enough!

Episode 146 – Best Practices in CYA

Screw ups happen.  Because of the nature of our professional world, and really because of human nature, there is often a scapegoat, an individual to blame when fertilizer hits the air circulation system.  If you […]

Best Practices for CYA

CYA is a way of life in the business world. Here are some ways to do it well!

Episode 145 – So long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye

When it’s time to move on to new and uncharted career territory, many folks will say goodbye to their old colleagues through email or a phone call.   The lesser used option is to do it […]