What Is Your Platform?

When I first started to write my book, I did what I do with any of my projects. I started researching how to do it. I read all sorts of articles on topics from production […]

Episode 161 – The Pro’s and Con’s of Organized Social Groups

We see the logos everywhere. They are on T-shirts, on buildings, at the State Fair, and even on the shirts of people who are selling us hotdogs at the local ball park.  You’ll see the  […]

The Pro’s and Con’s of Organized Social Groups

Adult Sororities, Groups like Rotary Clubs, and other organized social groups have pro’s and con’s. You have to decide if they are good or bad for you!

Episode 160 – The Catch 22 of the Purple Squirrel

The Purple Squirrel, or more precisely the Purple Squirrel Candidate is the idea that the perfect person for a job is impossible to find.  Technically anyone can be a Purple Squirrel for a job that […]

The Catch 22 of the Purple Squirrel

Being a Purple Squirrel is both BAD and GOOD.

Episode 159 – Trends

There are long term trends all around us.  Often they aren’t easy to see.  If we train ourselves to be aware of them, they can not only give us insight, but also give us valuable […]

Trends

We all have very long term trends, but seeing them can be a bit challenging. If you can be aware, then knowing your trends can be massively empowering!

Episode 158 – I hate Private Equity, Even Though I know I Shouldn’t

Private equity, as an industry is a machine that is the business equivalent of injecting nitrous oxide into a car engine.   You get a great deal of performance for a short period of time, but […]

I HATE Private Equity, Even Though I Know I Shouldn’t

Authors Note: This article was inspired by the fact that over the last month I have had three different interactions with people, from three different private equity buyouts, and every interaction was negative. As a […]

Episode 157 – Top 5 of 2020

Not everything in 2020 was worth forgetting.  One thing that is definitely worth remembering again is the Peluso Presents Top 5 of 2020. Haven’t listened in a while?  Got a long drive coming up?  This […]