Category: Podcast

Episode 154 – A Father’s Rant

Everyone goes on a rant occasionally, and today is my day.    First, in the intro, it’s about online retailers and high demand products in the age of Covid.  Then in our article it’s about […]

Episode 153 – Character Conflict

Most of us have been there at some point in our careers.  Our jobs ask us to do something we find incredibly distasteful.  What should you do?  Hold your nose and do the thing?  Resist […]

Episode 152: Big Problems, Big Solutions: Wealth Distribution

Big Problems, Big Solutions looks at some of the biggest problems of our day and attempts to come up with an out of the box solution. This BPBS commentary is all about the widening wealth […]

Episode 151 – TLDR: We did this to ourselves!

A regular mantra of employers today is the complaints about the next generation of the workforce.  This is a fairly standard conversation by hiring managers when every new generation enters the workforce.  Yet, this time […]

Episode 150: Hoarding – Managing Life’s Multipliers

Amassing, Collecting, or Hoarding, as it’s known today is a something that seems to happen to many people.  We have a little stuff, and then in the blink of an eye we have tons of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]