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

Vacation Productivity and Planning Destroyers

That time when you have plans to get something done on vacation and breaks, and they fall apart.

Episode 168 – The Women’s Empowerment Movements Have Completely Failed (Shoot Me Now)

Clickbait title aside, the commentary in this episode is, I think, very valuable to really assess the impact of the millions of man woman hours that have been put in to empower generations of females.  […]

The Women’s Empowerment Movements Have Completely Failed (Shoot Me Now)

I am coming to believe the women’s liberation movement, the me too movement, and every other female empowerment movement has either failed or is failing.  I’m pretty sure that statement will really piss off a […]

Episode 167 – I don’t need to, and I don’t want to!

I’ve been fortunate to work with many different people who are in different points in their career.  The most interesting are those that are working after they have technically retired and don’t have to work […]

I don’t need to, and I don’t want to!

In a perfect world, I would like people to have more freedom in life. I say perfect world, but in reality I’m talking about  my insane dream world.  The freedom I’m thinking about is mostly […]

Episode 166 – Personality Equilibrium – Is the College Experience worth the Debt?

We have lots of life experiences that affect our personality development overtime.  Most reach a equilibrium, i.e. they become the person they are destined to be sooner or later with their interpersonal development.  We tend […]

Personality Equilibrium: Is the College Experience worth the Debt?

I was sitting in my office at work and I was half listening to the office chatter that trickles in from my team’s shared suite.   One of my colleagues at work was talking, really […]

Episode 165 – A Risk Reaction Lesson from a Virus

In the early days of the Pandemic, everything was surreal and it seemed to me the PTB (Powers that Be) were overstating and overreacting.  This show is a look back in time on an article […]

A Risk Reaction Lesson from a Virus

As I begin to write this, it is early 2020 and the covid-19 virus is wreaking havoc. First it was just China, then as it spread the rest of the world started seeing cases. The […]

Episode 164 – Decision Makers and Decision Making

Decisions that impact your work and life can be made by supervisors, by committee’s and increasingly by software robots.  How do you handle these decision makers?  What should your tactic be?  This show is all […]