Podcast How We Manage Stuff

Technology.  Organizations.  Globalization.  People.

It’s funny.   It’s cute.  It’s insightful.  It has an eight year old entrepreneur and an office manager from Bangalore.   A black CEO from Silicon Valley and an intern who believes she will conquer the world.  An Irish Consultant on Big Data and a Chinese project on Machine Learning.

How We Manage Stuff is a weekly scripted podcast dealing with the trials and tribulations of living in an age that is both technical and global.  It has a cast that is located in Hollywood, New York City, Berlin, India, Silicon Valley and one of the many ships at sea but they tell a story that touches you where you live and work.

  • Leaving Detroit
    How do you make decisions about tech companies – especially tech startups?  It’s not as easy, or as straightforward or as rational as we might like to think.  Over the next 7 episodes, we will look at …
  • The Second Machine Age: We Read It So You Don’t Have To
    You’ve intended to read The Second Machine Age, by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAffee but just haven’t found the time.  It’s an important book, to be sure, and explains a lot about the future of wor …
  • Climbing the Corporate Ladder
    Boards. Why do you need them? Just they don’t get in the way? The podcast How We Manage Stuff will soon start a new series that deals with technology, organizations and governance in a effort to help …
  • Assume an Infinite Pile of Turtles
    When it falls apart, it just goes. You think you understand something. You got the idea right. You’re ready to act, to executive. Then all of a sudden, you realize that your approach has a flaw, a fun …
  • The Improvised Engineering Career
    What does it mean to plan your career. You have a degree in some technical field. Plenty of experience and lots of well-meaning advice from friends, family, colleague and strangers who have nothing bu …