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.

Shelby Scarbrough
Shelby Scarbrough joins Jim Blasingame to report on the ways our civility is being compromised by the digital age because trust and ethics doesn’t transfer well at the speed of light.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to discuss that taking personal, ethical responsibility, even when no one is watching, is the headwaters of returning our society and marketplace to a place of trust.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to tell the stories of his experience with corporate leaders who failed to inspire ethically, and how that looked like someone was intentionally trying to take down the company.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to report on their observation of a decline in ethical behavior by corporate America, especially since the 1980s, and what that behavior hath wrought on our society.
Sean  Worthington
Sean Worthington joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the technological ways we can protect ourselves from being silenced by the Big Tech oligarchs, the media and government.
Sean  Worthington
Sean Worthington joins Jim Blasingame to report on the de-platforming of the social media site Parler by its competitors, and how the same Tech giants have actually caused some individuals to be de-banked.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to discuss that taking personal, ethical responsibility, even when no one is watching, is the headwaters of returning our society and marketplace to a place of trust.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to tell the stories of his experience with corporate leaders who failed to inspire ethically, and how that looked like someone was intentionally trying to take down the company.
Rick  Hann
Rick Hann joins Jim Blasingame to report on their observation of a decline in ethical behavior by corporate America, especially since the 1980s, and what that behavior hath wrought on our society.
Anna Murray
Anna Murray joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the unprecedented level of power and control over society that the Big Tech platforms have, and what can be done about this danger.