Is Social Media good or bad?

Just the phrase “social media” evokes different reactions. Social media is a virtual world individually cultivated by and for each of us that wants us to stay engaged with as much as possible.  The 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast sees Hosts David and Joshua Specht talk about whether the various platforms that make up social media has actually made us unsocial.  Your …

Changing Seasons, Changing Friends

Did you know that you are the sum total of the five people you are around the most? This week’s 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast sees David and Joshua Specht discuss whether it’s beneficial to have friends that span generations, and how you can deal with changing friendships. Your generational lesson: You need friends across a variety of age groups to get …

Judging a book, or a person, by its cover

Does appearance matter in business? The 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast sees Hosts David and Joshua Specht give a multi-generation approach to whether leniency in dress and appearance standards is a good thing. Your generational lesson: The care you take and effort you put into your appearance affects how you show up for work. Your Gen. X Advice: You have to make …

Let’s go to church, sorta

The 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast Hosts David and Joshua Specht take you to church.  The father and son ask, “Is church still church if it’s in your living room?” When churches adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic by hosting virtual services, the congregation shifted to online services over physical ones. Dave and Josh examine whether churches need to change their offerings or …

What do you do when “Monday” happens?

The 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast has a case of the Mondays.   Your hosts David and Joshua Specht vent about spending their Monday adapting and overcoming a challenge to their day job. The father and son duo use this episode to discuss having their bad day fuel motivation for new beginnings. Your generational lesson: Never let your mad get your money. Having …

Old or young, your health matters

It’s episode 2 of the 2 Per-Specht-Ives Podcast, with your hosts David and Joshua Specht. The father and son duo talk about the importance of health. Dave is a health coach who helps others achieve their potential through nutrition. As a Type I diabetic, Josh has to be more intentional about his health choices. The pair each discuss generational views …

Spending vs. Investing: A generational discussion

In this episode of the 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast, it’s spring time and that can mean only one thing: Yard work.  Co-host Joshua Specht needed a lawnmower and spent a pretty penny on it, which got him thinking about purchases that are an investment. His Co-host and father, David Specht, notes that no matter age, there are major purchases at every …

The beginning of a new show

The goal of the David A. Specht show has always been helping listeners grow and evolve. And, sometimes that means even the podcast itself is changing. Welcome to the next level with a different perspective and new voice. David is being joined by his son, Joshua.  Together, the two will offer differing viewpoints on timeless lessons ranging from leadership to …