Are you finding challenges with Work and Life? The Peluso Presents podcast is the official podcast for the Peluso Presents media outlets. including the www.pelusopresents.blog and books. Tune in every week for a conversation and analysis of the collision points between work and life and the ways we can avoid them.
Cruise Ships and COVID Consequences
When COVID hit, many business journalists chronicled the outsized impact it had on the Cruise Industry. What many of them missed was the opportunity cost, not for cruising profits, but for a whole new industry who’s start was now delayed for years if not decades.
Why did eBay make such @__hole move? (and other stories of anti-consumer behavior)
eBay, Blockbuster, Dish Network, and even today's Trucking companies are all carrying on the tradition of putting profits before customers, and not surprisingly, customers are leaving. It doesn't have to be like this.
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, but it can be done if someone is determined enough, and creative enough, to try and pull it off.
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 seen it all before.
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 Masters and PhD really worth it even if it comes from a place that hands them out as long as you can pay the bill?
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 make them happen again?