3rd Ingredient™

Advice, information and training in the field of economics, business operations and business management.

3RD INGREDIENT™ is a fundamental belief system originating with Jim Blasingame.

3RD INGREDIENT™ is a line of products and services offered by Jim including a series of books, written articles and publications, and educational materials; advisory services; and consulting/training all in the field of Economics, Business Operations and Business Management.

Please browse the following selection of 3RD INGREDIENT™ educational audio products to learn more about Jim’s motivational beliefs, products, and services concerning small business economics and operations; including Jim's exclusive series of 3RD INGREDIENT™ shows.

Judith Glaser
Judith Glaser joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the speed of digital leverage and how we reconcile that power with Conversational Intelligence and our ethical imperatives.
Judith Glaser
Judith Glaser joins Jim Blasingame to explain how we can each expand our Conversational Intelligence capacity, including being open, listening, and a few others.
Judith Glaser
Judith Glaser joins Jim Blasingame to reveal what Conversational Intelligence is, how it has progressed, whether it’s regressing, and its association with our ethical catalog.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame celebrates his 20th anniversary on the radio by revealing that in the next 20 years, we’ll have to focus on the ethics of using digital leverage.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame reveals that we have to begin thinking about how to evolve our analog ethical catalog into a force that will be effective against digital leverage.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame reveals that as fear and greed are under assault by digital forces, six other motivators are essentially unchanged.
Stan Bril
Stan Bril joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the markers of a business loan lender that you should avoid because they are predatory.
Bob Fischer
Bob Fischer joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how tax policy is abused by the political class and what we have to do to stop this, including having a flat tax.
Tom Anastasi
Tom Anastasi joins Jim Blasingame to reveal his personal checklist he recommends for entrepreneurs who want to start a business.
Eugene Griessman
Gene Griessman joins Jim Blasingame to celebrate Memorial Day by discussing what could be done to improve the medical care available to our veterans.