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.

  • Mother Comes Home from the War
    Hardship means different things at different times.   Abby Alton, the CEO of Talking and Shopping, finishes a long day of meeting members of Congress.   In place of a moment of rest, she is faced with …
  • What Big Tech Doesn’t Know [Act I]
    Strangers in a Strange Land. Abby Alton and Ed Kowalski, the leaders of the Internet Giant Talking & Shopping, have come to Washington like castaways on a distant shore.   They know that they have …
  • Today’s Special
    Swapping Gossip.   A pair of old friends meeting for lunch. What is Talking and Shopping trying to do in DC?  Is Big Tech vulnerable?  Is there some agenda that they don’t see? And then there is the r …
  • Squirrel Dog
    You’d think they’d be on the same side. Wouldn’t that be obvious? But the CTO has arrived in Washington and things that he should be the center, the center of attention.   But that was never the plan. …
  • A Pillar of Fire By Day
    There’s a reason.  A senatorial aide who seems inept at social media? There’s a reason.  A trade association director who seems to be speaking in tongues? There’s a reason.   An administrative assista …