North Korea and GOP, Peter Principal, ScreamFree Parenting
The Matt Townsend Show - Season 1, Episode 1484
- Apr 23, 2018 4:00 pm
- 2:18:31 mins
North Korea and GOP (11:55) Joe Cannon is the CEO of the Fuel Freedom Foundation, former Chairman of the Utah Republican Party, past assistant administrator in the US EPA, and editor of the Deseret News. Joe Cannon talks about the funeral of Barbara Bush, Paul Ryan stepping down, and North Korea. Do People Really Get Promoted to Their Level of Incompetence? (56:38) Alan Benson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Work & Organizations, in the Carlson School of Management of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. If you have ever worked in sales, it can be a cutthroat industry with everyone looking to reach the top. This environment was seen as a perfect opportunity to test the concept called the Peter Principal. The Peter Principle states that the selection of a candidate for a position is based on the candidate's performance in their current role, rather than on abilities relevant to the intended role. Alan Benson talks about what the Peter Principal is and the study he conducted. ScreamFree Parenting (1:46:23) Hal Runkel is a success coach, consultant, New York Times bestselling author and one of the world’s most trusted resources for life improvement. He is the founder of ScreamFree and The Pause Platform. Parenting is full of stress and sometimes screaming, but getting flustered or angry is not the best way to react to these stressful situations. Instead, we need to take a step back, think about the situation, and then calmly respond to the situation. Hal Runkel, New York Times Bestseller of the book, ScreamFree Parenting, teaches us how to be a calmer parent.