Posts by Ron

Griddlesode #8: New Economy Consultants

In this Griddlesode, we…

  1. Finally, acknowledge Bryan as the voice of the cell phone salesman in Griddlesode #6. Thanks, Bryan!
  2. Discuss the best way to predict the future of technologies…
  3. Poke a little fun at “new economy consultants” in our sketch.
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Griddlesode #7: Wally Schirra

In this Griddlesode, we discuss:

  1. Griddlecakes Radio is finally listed on iTunes!
  2. Some ideas for the future of the show
  3. The second installment of “Daddy Don’t Catch on Fire” as Ron explains two life lessons that he learned from one of the original seven Mercury astronauts, Wally Schirra.
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Griddlesode #6: Buying a Cell Phone

In this Griddlesode, we ponder the question “Is there such a thing as too much technological innovation?” Then we finish by listening in on a man who’s trying to buy a cell phone.

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I just listened back to the show and noticed that I forgot to credit my son (my only son!) Bryan for playing the part of the cell phone salesman.  Sorry about that Bryan…I’ll make it up to you in Griddlesode #7.

Dad
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Griddlesode #5: Customer Support

In this Griddlesode, we review the book The World is Flat. Then, we listen in on a customer support call nightmare!

 

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Griddlesode #4: Arthur Nelson

In this Griddlesode, we introduce a new segment called, “Daddy Don’t Catch on Fire –and other useful advice.” You never know where advice will come from–advice that has a dramatic effect on your perception and understanding of the world. Listen in as Ron shares some of those little tidbits that have had a direct impact on his life. Perhaps, they may have an impact on yours too.

Also, please send a donation to the American Red Cross (or you favorite charity) to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina. Check to see if your company has a “Matching Gift” program…you may be able to double your donation!

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