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.

Gary Moore
Has capitalism in America seen it's best days? Gary Moore joins Jim Blasingame to predict that capitalism in America - especially as it emanates from Wall Street - is likely to produce a European style growth pattern.
Ted Fishman
Has Wall Street become the enemy of capitalism? Ted Fishman joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the predatory and potentially libelous practices of 21st century Wall Street, including the excesses of short-sellers.
Gary Moore
How responsible should major corporations be beyond their shareholder? Gary Moore joins Jim Blasingame to talk about whether corporate America has any obligation to society beyond what their self-interested marketplace activity produces.
Jack Mitchell
Main Street is more important to the economy than Wall Street. Jack Mitchell joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why America's economy needs to be driven more by Main Street and less by Wall Street and Washington.
Joel Barker
Has Wall Street become its own worst enemy? Joel Barker joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how digital greed has caused Wall Street to become a self-serving entity that actually is detrimental to the future of capitalism.
Charles Massimo
Charles Massimo joins Jim Blasingame to explain why many people are losing faith in Wall Street and how that impacts your investments, plus he explains the lack of fiduciary responsibility of Wall Street.
Gary Moore
Lenin said communism would not defeat capitalism, but will it defeat itself? Gary Moore joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why applying Calvinist principles would help to save capitalism.
Gary Moore
Wall Street greed, incompetence in Washington and collusion between the two. Gary Moore joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why the relationship between Washington and Wall Street is corrupt and dangerous for America.
Gary Moore
Wall Street has become the tail that is wagging Main Street’s dog. Gary Moore joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the disconnect between Wall Street and Main Street values and dangerous over-leveraging in the stock market.
Len Marrella
Authenticity is to be in reality what you appear to be. Len Marrella joins Jim Blasingame with perspectives on personal accountability and how we find and support ethical leaders.