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.

Greg Kozera
Greg Kozera joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that more countries are moving their manufacturing to the U.S. because of our abundance of energy.
Mark Babbitt
Mark Babbitt joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the concept of digital ethics, why it’s important, but not easy to discuss.
Ken Blanchard
Ken Blanchard joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how we’ll extend the power of the very analog servant leadership into the digital age, where analog influence is still being determined.
Steven Gaffney
Steven Gaffney joins Jim Blasingame to continue the idea of “rebooting” your teams by resolving hold-over issues between team members, and learning how to sustain productive dialog.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame reveals the imperative of ethics in our lives and why we have to install this in our digital world.
Joel Libava
Joel Libava joins Jim Blasingame to report on how a major franchise organization has allowed the value of its brand to drop by not continuing to invest in imaging and growth.
Mark Babbitt
Mark Babbitt joins Jim Blasingame to talk about the concept of digital ethics, why it’s important, but not easy to discuss.
Kathy Perry
Kathy Perry joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the steps Facebook is injecting some ethical bearing into the monster of a digital leverage platform they’ve created.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame reveals some of the high-level technology areas to pay attention to, especially in regard to the blockchain capability as well as digital ethics.
Shawn Vij
Shawn Vij joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the evidence that the way we take ethical behavior for granted won’t work in the digital age.