The Peluso Presents Podcast

Are you finding challenges with Work and Life? The Peluso Presents podcast is the official podcast for the Peluso Presents media outlets. including the and books. Tune in every week for a conversation and analysis of the collision points between work and life and the ways we can avoid them.
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Dec 25, 2017

Oh Come All Ye Faithful Economic Developers.  Enjoy this fun little diversion from our regular show format!!

Dec 18, 2017

Sometimes in life we do things that after the fact are obviously dumb things, and then we realize very quickly not to do that again!  

Dec 11, 2017

Debt is powerful, it's seductive.  How can you resist it?  Why do I?  Listen and learn. 

Who Am I Segment: Learn about my idea for the coolest office in the world!

Dec 4, 2017

This week is  a huge episode.  Family history + modern world means there is no more fresh trout on the dinner table!
Also, we finally review the TicWatch we've been talking about forever, plus  It's a double shot of Media Musings!!  Learn about the best book in the world, assuming you were born in the early 70's and what you should do to prepare to see one of the best bands in the world.  

Nov 27, 2017

What happens when you are so surprised by a cool new business concept?  You write and talk about it of course, even if it's not a usual topic of the show.  Learn all about the Crazy Business Model, Opportunities for Professionals and Caution you should maintain for: My Home at Sea!  Anchors Away!

Nov 20, 2017

There's a hole in the child care system Dear Liza, Dear Liza, there is a hole in the childcare system, Dear Liza, There is a hole!  There's no way to fix it Dear Henry, Dear Henry, there's no way to Fix it Dear Henry, No Way!!

Bonus Content: Learn about how a mile long line in front of Best Buy turned into a plate of eggs.  



Nov 6, 2017

What happens when a brilliant professional workforce that's been trained to understand complex situations and problem solve is faced with a lack of information?  They engage in sensemaking, unfortunately there can be problems with this...

Bonus: Learn about an awesome band and an interesting concert, and a preview of a chromebook with android apps. 

Oct 30, 2017

In this very special halloween episode we discover all the really scary things in the world!

Oct 23, 2017

What is it like when you just can't sleep because work and life is so stressful?  Listen to find out what my nights are like and maybe see that your not alone!

Oct 16, 2017

Ever wonder why big initiatives in work and life don't pan out?  It's because we tend to stop at one thing, when in reality we need two things, two vectors to accomplish the goals. This episode shows you how to do that, and ultimately be more successful.   

Also, get the real information on why Grants are not the solution that everyone thinks they are.  

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Oct 9, 2017

Ever need an escape just for a moment but can't get away from the office?  That escape is a daydream about the place we want to be.  Learn all about these Daydream Destinations in this week's show.  Also, a Who Am I about Business Trips and a New Segment!!!

Oct 2, 2017

My buddy sent me the news via text.  They got the job!! It's amazing how much was said in the short text message, it really was a great commentary on today's job market if you take a good hard look at it!

Sep 25, 2017

Life can get so tough you may want to smash things.  You may consider walking away.  Walking away from things can be tough, there is always a transaction cost.  In this show about the collisions between work and life, Learn what to consider when you are ready to move on!  

Sep 18, 2017

There are some real uniqueness in areas with differing population densities.  Learn about things like how less and more dense areas deal with things like the perception of time, formality, and reputation!

Media Musings: Ghost in the Shell is pretty good and visually stunning!  

Sep 11, 2017

Sometimes you don't finish the things you start, even though you wanted to finish them. Learn about one time I was reminded of a huge project that I wanted to finish, and still do, but couldn't because of life. Also hear us take the first next step future of the show start in REAL time!! Bonus: Aliens Covenant Review.

Sep 4, 2017

Country Living, City Living?  What's the best option between urban and rural?  There are very strong differences and you need to be aware of the pro's and con's of both! 

Aug 28, 2017

Everyday can be an intense grind for working professionals.  There are ways out of the monotony but they come with their own versions of risk and reward.  Listen to learn more about your options to get away from the daily grind!

Bonus: Learn about the fun of the John Wick 2 movie!

Aug 21, 2017

Learn to read and write and you can go to work and have a great life, right? Uh, No!  What about a High School education, finish that then you can do what you want?  Not Even Close!  But what happens when biology doesn't align to what's really needed for a great life?

Also, listen and learn the secret joy of discovering .25 cent Larry the Cable Guy Potato Chips.  

Aug 14, 2017

We've made it a year!!   Post of the Week: There are times when your ok at your job but in fear of losing it.  Don't forget to consider the transaction costs.  Maybe there is better, but you're good enough.  News and Updates:  Learn about a possible podcast class that'll teach you how to podcast. Who Am I: Learn why my front yard is more relaxing than my back yard (except for the big red bully in the front yard!)

Aug 7, 2017


Sometimes knowing something can be upsetting and knowing it will not change anything.  Should you still want to learn those things?  Once you do, and come to terms with it, does your life get better?  Listen on and find out!

Who Am I: Learn why I'm forever trying to make up to the little old lady at the Circle K

Media Musings: This year's bomb movie: The Great Wall is shockingly good!

Jul 30, 2017

Sometimes things don't work out quite that well when you try to get your foot in the door.  This is why!   

Also, learn what types of articles are coming down the pike in 2018 and what movie from 2015 you may have missed that's worth your time!

Jul 23, 2017

The blue blazer is the cornerstone of the professional garment world.  Learn how It can be used to really get yourself up and moving, even if your not feeling any motivation at all!

Also, learn about some historic homes in North Carolina, one of which is Mike Peluso's dream home.

Jul 17, 2017

Through school, media, and other inputs that exist in our modern world, we are taught to look for the big picture, but really the question must be asked is, is there any value to it?    Also, learn about  when I lost a war with a cricket!

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Jul 10, 2017

Sometimes you want to spend every waking moment and every thought on ways to earn more money.  Sometimes it's better to live so frugally your extreme couponing has gotten you two lifetimes worth of dish soap for a grand total of $0.38.  In this episode learn what the pro's and con's of each approach are!

Also, learn what happens when a Dave Ramsey guy asks, How many of these credit card offers do I actually get every year?

Jul 3, 2017

Here is the Great conclusion to the three part workaholic series started in episode 45!

Listen to all three in a row to hear one of the best series i've ever written on a really important subject that affects so many people! 

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