Posts tagged The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast
After all the zaniness, I finally have a moment to sit down and write something. Of course it is only because I am sitting at a gate at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) waiting for ass crack of dawn flight. Recently, Houston has become a second home with all of its flatness and humidity. It’s like being back in Florida.
On the geek front, I am looking forward to:
- Fable III
- Fallout: New Vegas
- Tron: Legacy
And preparing for a return to “The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast” with the infamous Paul Chapman.
Oh, and this post is coming from my new HTC G2.
Manager Tools - **WARNING** **WARNING** **Boring ‘work’ kind of stuff ahead** In my ‘real’ life, I am a manager. Those that manage teams will agree with me that it’s easy to lead, it’s much much much harder to lead well. I try to gather information from all kinds of sources but with the amount of other reading for pleasure and my short attention span, I was having a good bit of trouble trying to collect information, especially real world experiences. It’s real easy for some professor that hasn’t managed people in the work force for the last 10 years to spit his drivel at me but I wanted to pick the brain of real managers that dealt with real issues (i.e. PDPs, annual reviews, one-on-ones, etc.) in the modern workplace. Mark and Mike are two long time friends that have experience as managers in the traditional workforce, the military and as consultants. This wide breadth of knowledge means these guys have seen it all! I was hooked on their original set on interviewing and the pitfalls of ‘embellishing’ yourself. The podcast has one major quality that these informational shows have a problem with: they are entertaining. I have heard others say that Mark and Mike have a tendency to get off track but it’s this friendly banter that gives them that ‘real world’ credibility I enjoy. Their constant schilling of their upgraded ‘paid’ product can get annoying but that is more than offset by the information you get.
(Originally aired: 02/10/08)
This episode: Paul Chapman of the Greatest Movie Ever! Podcast and Daryl Surat of Anime World Order join Snacky for a frank and offbeat discussion about comic books and other media… the good, the bad, and the really REALLY ugly. Zaniness ensues.