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.

Mike Daniels
We are in an historic period of transition toward global digitization
Mike Daniels joins Jim Blasingame to provide a report on why the world is changing in unprecedented ways, and what we have to do to deal with the digitization of the globe.
Dusty  Staub
Dusty Staub joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the immutable role that courage plays in leadership, plus why American Airlines doesn’t have its corn flakes together.
Ken Tencer
Ken Tencer joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how ethics as a guiding principle in life and business can have a tremendous effect on how you view yourself and how you are viewed by others.
Vicky Oliver
Vicky Oliver joins Jim Blasingame to recommend that every business have a sexual harassment policy that includes how employees should behave and how to report incidents.
Robert Grede
Robert Grede joins Jim Blasingame to discuss Jim’s book, The 3rd Ingredient, and to ask why, in addition to Fear and Greed, he didn’t include sex as an additional Active Force.
Mike Daniels
Mike Daniels joins Jim Blasingame to share his ideas on what it will take for America in particular to make the adjustments necessary to be successful and secure in a world dominated by increasingly sophisticated applications of digital leverage.
Mike Daniels
Mike Daniels joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the implications and impact of the digitization of every part of our world, and why the U.S. must develop a digital strategy so we don’t get left behind.
Mike Daniels
Mike Daniels joins Jim Blasingame to provide a report on why the world is changing in unprecedented ways, and what we have to do to deal with the digitization of the globe.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame discusses his new book, The 3rd Ingredient, which reveals the real reason why controversies like the ones involving Facebook, Amazon, etc., are due to a lack of ethics, not the use of artificial intelligence.
Cliff Ennico
Cliff Ennico joins Jim Blasingame to reveal why it will take devotion to a digital technology, like blockchain, by analog humans to accomplish digital ethics that can be trusted.