When social norms are not normal to you

Change is uncomfortable, especially when it comes to culture. The latest episode of the 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast has Hosts David and Joshua Specht talking about the changing of cultural norms. Your generational lesson: What’s socially acceptable depends on culture, stages of lie, social circles, and media. All of these things impact what “normal” is. Your Gen. X Advice: Honor the …

Don’t wait! Follow through on what you want to achieve

You know the saying behind good intentions. In this episode of the 2 Per-Specht-ives Podcast, your Hosts David and Joshua Specht will talk about how follow through will prevent paving a certain road with them. Your generational lesson: Achieve your goals with follow through by having a system, prioritizing, setting boundaries, communicating your goals, and finding an accountability partner. Your …

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 …