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.

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.
Cliff Ennico
Cliff Ennico joins Jim Blasingame to discuss that the reasons humans are so anxious about technology today is because we haven’t figured out how to establish digital ethics.
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame reveals why we can’t look to corporations like Facebook, Google, etc. and certainly not the government, to protect us from online privacy issues – we have to be our own guardians.
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.
Cliff Ennico
Cliff Ennico joins Jim Blasingame to discuss that the reasons humans are so anxious about technology today is because we haven’t figured out how to establish digital ethics.
Jack Uldrich
Jack Uldrich joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the role of ethics in the existence of analog humans, and why we’re having so much trouble making the conversion to digital ethics.
Jack Uldrich
Jack Uldrich joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the difference in how we’re adopting and adapting to new digital leverage, and yet something has been left out.
Jack Uldrich
Jack Uldrich joins Jim Blasingame to report on how a lack of qualified workers, and a failure to install digital ethics in our technology, could derail economic growth.
Rick Mathieson
Rick Mathieson joins Jim Blasingame to report on some of the algorithm changes Facebook is making to their advertising strategy, which will likely impact how you do business with them, and not in a good way.