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:

Why did eBay make such @__hole move? (and other stories of anti-consumer behavior)

eBay is following Blockbuster in embracing acceptable customer dissatisfaction the name of shareholder returns.

Episode 179 – Finding the Win-Win with the BIG issues

In a world of US vs. THEM mentality, is their a way to get around it? Can we really find a WIN-WIN on the biggest of issues?  I think their is.  It won’t come cheap, […]

Finding the Win-Win with the BIG issues

If you really get down to it, there is a way to make sure that everyone wins, even with highly debated topics!

Episode 178 – Master, Gypsy, or Aimless: The Familiarity Problem

Some think of it as déjà vu, some just say “Been there, done that”.  Today’s show explores the options for when you get that sense that what you are doing is not interesting because you’ve […]

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 […]