Recent Interviews: Management - Operating - Planning
In praise of the second bananas of the world
David Heenan joins Jim Blasingame to recognize all of the ways that unsung heroes – the second bananas – are the foundation of a successful person or organization, but never get recognition.
Celebrating the people in your life who are under-recognized
David Heenan joins Jim Blasingame to celebrate the contribution of those unsung heroes, like teachers and members of our military, who contribute so much in our lives, without celebrity or even fair compensation.
Celebrating more unsung heroes
David Heenan joins Jim Blasingame to talk about unsung contributors to our lives, like ghost-writers and small business owners.
What behavior cycles do you need to adjust in the new year?
Kita Szpak joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how we find ourselves in behavioral cycles – read: ruts – that are comfortable but not productive, and some ways to evaluate and modify them.
Reassessing the people, situations and attitudes that can be unproductive
Kita Szpak joins Jim Blasingame to talk about how elements in our lives, people, situations, and our response to them need, to be identified and changed, sometimes with the help of a friend.
Blending the creative process with strategic planning
Bryan Mattimore joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how your strategic planning can be improved, when we add a creative perspective, to help us add value to our analytical practices.
Add creativity to planning to stay close to customers
Bryan Mattimore joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how customers will require your most creative influence in strategic planning, because of their fast-evolving expectations.
Jeff Zbar joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the new tax deadlines, and a few things micropreneurs and teleworkers should keep in mind.
Jeff Zbar joins Jim Blasingame to tell a story of a remote IT worker that was held cyber-hostage, and what to do if you find yourself in a similar situation.
Jackie Frank joins Jim Blasingame to share her story on how to be a professional at what you do, while incorporating a professional networking parallel universe.