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February 15, 2020
Show up on time, goddamn it! It really is the least you can do! Matty K has lost his mind on this TWE Shortie episode!  Enjoy!
February 14, 2020
On this episode of TWE Shortie's, Matty K tells you how to nail a job interview! So, here are some great answers to sticky job interview questions.
February 13, 2020
Dating someone you work with could lead to a very awkward situation. You could also land in jail. Seriously, it happened to a woman in Baltimore. Listen and learn. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
February 10, 2020
TGIM everyone and Matty K and John get you fired up for the week ahead and discuss the need for emotional support animals for everyone...Matty hates dogs and John has an emotional support snail.
February 9, 2020
On this episode of TWE Shortie's, Matty K tells the story of a coworker that likes butter and someone has been stealing it, which is hilarious. So is the note that she taped to the fridge. So strap in and butter up for the audio ride!
February 9, 2020
It's TWE Shortie story time once again with Matty K! His advice: Don't whine and gossip and doubt yourself. Get in there, do your job and have confidence in your own ideas.
February 7, 2020
Matty K and John discuss the economics of the all you can eat buffet...a subject near and dear to our hearts. It is not about enjoying the food at the all you can eat buffet. It is about winning.  Stuff as much steak and chicken down your gullet to beat the house.  Skip the salad! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
February 6, 2020
An increase in the minimum wage has been linked to reduced rates of suicide. Is the answer as simple as that? The experts disagree and John and Matty K discuss.
February 4, 2020
Matty K and John discuss the Super Bowl and the commercials...as always the pair is still hustling on this bright Monday! If you called in sick because you consumed too many wings and beer, you are a true American!
January 30, 2020
Roll out the red carpet and pour the champagne! We made it to episode 300, a true milestone!  It's been a journey and we reflect back on favorite episodes and what inspired us to start this wonderful brand.  Enjoy! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 28, 2020
Non-places: airports, hotels, fast food restaurants, malls. We pay little attention to these places because they are not destinations; our time there is temporary.  Smartphones are creating a world of non-places.  We are so wrapped up in the phones that we are only searching for what else is out there and pay no attention to where we are.  Soon we will all become non-humans!
January 27, 2020
It's the 3rd Monday on 2020...what are you doing! Get after it.  Or just stay in your lane and embrace the rut.
January 26, 2020
Another intellectual rabbit hole with Matty K on this episode of TWE Shorties! Think about it before you spend money on it. Do you need it or just want it? Some tips to consider.
January 25, 2020
On this episode of TWE Shorties, Matty K goes deep on the philosophy of the 'Grind' There should be a point to all the hurt we put in. Shouldn't there?
January 24, 2020
Some people steal pens, staples, paper clips and paper. Other people steal food. Others steal millions of dollars. Whatever floats your boat. Just remember, don't get caught. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 20, 2020
TGIM: It's MLK Day and while we celebrate we still grind! This week we'll talk about theft in the workplace and how smartphones keep us from living in the moment. Well, who does?
January 18, 2020
On this episode of TWE Shorties, Matty K is swimming in the deep end of 'mind over matter'...'Think and Grow Rich' is not on Matty's bookshelf.
January 17, 2020
Matty K is at it again with some useless commentary on controlling your expectations...speaking of which you should expect very little in the way of helpful advice or information on this podcast.
January 16, 2020
It's not easy to save money but we have a few tips for you. Don't ignore that change in the jar.  Think about setting up a separate savings account that you don't have a debit card for.  Above all, think before you spend.  Do you need it?  Or want it?  You could also start a side hustle or ask for raise! Matty K prefers to ball 24/7 and spend all of his money.  As we say on TWE, to each their own! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 14, 2020
Are you making enough money? Of course you're not! So get out there and HUSTLE! Deliver food for Door Dash; drive for Lyft; sell your elderly parents medication...whatever it takes! You could also win the lottery! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 13, 2020
TGIM!!!...Matty K and John discuss there mutual love for Monday's and how to hustle your way into the work week. Keep Grinding!!!
January 12, 2020
Gather around...Matty K has some choice job interview advice....You run the show. Go hard in the paint and show those drones who the real boss is.
January 11, 2020
It's story time at TWE, and Matty K vents on forced activities at work with some real life stories. Can't we all just do our jobs and not be forced to roll through barbed wire with our colleagues on the weekends?  Message to management: No one want to be there!
January 10, 2020
Matty K and John are in favor of the 1 hour workweek. You read that correctly, 1 hour a week!  We discuss why working more hours does not mean you are getting more done. Companies and governments are finding that a six hour workday makes for healthier and more productive employees. Cutting out pointless meetings and allowing people to focus on their tasks is better for everyone. So forget the ping pong tables and let people do their jobs. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 9, 2020
Matty K and John go Hard, instead of Smart on the holy grail of Productivity! Working endless hours is not productive but with people always feeling as though they can get a hold of us it can be hard to turn off.  We need our own time to recharge and stay focused. In 2020, don't be afraid to be unavailable! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 6, 2020
TGIM!!! The first Monday of 2020 and we hope you are getting after it!  Matty K and John discuss their big plans for 2020 and as always a lot of talk with very little execution. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
January 2, 2020
A new TWE series called Shorties! We give advice, tell real short stories, and sprinkle in some tidbits of work wisdom.  So gather around the workplace camp fire and snuggle up to TWE Shorties! On the first episode, Matty K tells the story of a friend who actually got fired from her volunteer job!  Ever feel badly about your job performance? You could not do worse than this.  Enjoy!
December 31, 2019
We don't really wrap anything up...we just talk about why being lazy and having no expectations makes you happier. Stop listening to all these people telling you to work nights and weekends. Listen to us instead. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 28, 2019
On this Guided Meditation with Matty K, our spiritual warrior tackles lateness. Worried about being late for work? Embrace your You-Ness and show up whenever you want. There might be consequences but whatever.
December 27, 2019
Matty K and John discuss the vicious cycle of low-wage work in the good old USA...Didn't Trump make America great again? --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 26, 2019
Matty K, our resident guru at TWE, guides you through the world of Affirmations...As you would with sunscreen, Apply daily affirmations generously throughout the day . We always strive to help you achieve personal excellence!
December 24, 2019
Will Trump be impeached? If he is not, what does that mean for the Democrats in 2020? Who will win in 2020? All these answers and more from TWE. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 23, 2019
Christmas is right around the corner, but that is no excuse to not hustle this week. Ho, Ho, Ho...It's Monday, get after it!!!
December 22, 2019
On this guided meditation, Matty sheds some wisdom on making friends. So let's meditate on the importance of friends, even the ones who don't actually exist.
December 19, 2019
Matty K and John discuss Hackers, Cyber security, and privacy. The Cyber security industry is growing fast with values expected to exceed 130 billion dollars by 2020. But why all the need? Are we doing this to ourselves with hackable cameras in our homes and banking online? Seems to be the new norm. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 17, 2019
Meet Kirk Flashner, a former Special Agent turned Actor! John talks with Kirk about his varied work experience form chasing down WMD's at our nations ports to playing the FBI agent that interviewed Monica Lewinsky!  Kirk also consults on the optimal law enforcement practices for TV and Film! For more information on Kirk, see below: flashner.com kirkflashner.com Facebook|@kflashner and @flashnerconsulting LinkedIn|@kflashner and @flashner-consulting-llc Instagram|@kflashner --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 15, 2019
On this mini episode of TGIM, Matty K and John discuss the merits of getting a jump start on your work week hustle by starting on Sunday...insanity may ensue and the TWE team has a pill to counter act that ill effect, so making Sunday the new Monday is a winning move. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 14, 2019
On this guided meditation, Matty sheds some wisdom on the concept of time. We are too hemmed in by modern concepts of time. It really does not exist in any rational construct. So leave work early, go home and watch TV. If management complains tell them Matty K said it was fine.
December 13, 2019
The federal government collected $3.3 TRILLION in tax revenue last year. Where did it all go? That is probably the most frustrating question for the citizens of this great country. Pork barrel projects, scams and good old fashioned waste. Let's hope some of it gets to the people who need it. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
December 12, 2019
Strap on your meditation belts...you are in for quite a ride with this guided meditation from Matty K! Matt guides you to source within by tapping into man's need to eat.  You need to remember what an important person you are.  And you need to eat breakfast.  The path to enlightenment is paved with donuts.  Enjoy!
December 11, 2019
You can't be happy all the time. You would make yourself miserable. Embrace the bad times, the sadness, the anxiety, the pain. They make the happiness so much more rewarding.   And at work, happiness is frowned upon - better to start the day as a grumpy sack.
December 9, 2019
TGIM and Matt and John talk smack about hauling your ass into the work week!
December 7, 2019
Matty K is at it again, aligning your soul with the boundless energy of a universal vortex of light and love. On Matty's path to enlightenment, he has some tips for his followers ala the great Buddha...on this guided meditation Matty guides you through the ins and outs of stealing food from a coworker.  Enlightenment begins and ends with a full tummy.  Enjoy!
December 6, 2019
People are working harder and not "getting ahead". How much is Washington helping them? How much should Washington help them? Is the game rigged or can people still work themselves up from nothing and reach the top?
December 3, 2019
Work sucks. So call out sick.  Tell them you have diarrhea or whiplash or emotional distress;  just about anything goes.  In Germany, you can tell your boss that you're just too hungover; the government says it's fine. 
December 2, 2019
Get back to work, how else are you going to pay off all the money you spent on useless crap on Black Friday?! On this TGIM episode, Matty K and John strategize on how to spend the least amount of money on holiday gifts and still look like the hero...Buy gift cards and use 50-70% of the value, then gift it to close family and friends - its a brilliant way to knock out holiday shopping and save money.
November 30, 2019
Matty K guides you into the depth of your soul and your tummy with this guided meditation. Matty's secret to happiness? A big old breakfast every morning. He is late all the time but that doesn't bring him down because his tummy is full.  
November 29, 2019
Watching a grown woman yank a doll out of the hands of a three year old will put anyone in the holiday spirit. Hopefully, the 80% off of the TV was worth getting trampled in a Consumer Stampede.
November 29, 2019
Sometimes you need to turn everything off and be quiet. Read a book, meditate, whatever. It seems like common sense. As usual, the brain trust in Silicon Valley has to make a religion out of it!  Matty K and John discuss and swing on the end of the spectrum and OD on Dopamine!  Enjoy!
November 27, 2019
On today's podcast, John talks with Amit Kapoor about how GDP is a poor measure of Human Well Being. Amit is the chair for the Institute for Competitiveness in India and they have created an Ease of Living Index to measure the average citizen's quality of life as opposed to tracking economic output!  Makes sense!  Fascinating discussion - we cover numerous topics including happiness, climate change, Trump, quality of life, social media, and Hong Kong!  Enjoy! For more information on Amit Kapoor, his books and articles and the Ease of Living Index, please visit his site at https://amitkapoor.com and you can also follow Amit on Twitter @kautiliya For more information on the Institute for Competitiveness, please visit www.competitiveness.in or twitter @arthsastra
November 25, 2019
Yes, folks its Monday and time to get after it even though good old Thanksgiving is on Thursday! Matty K and John plan on working right through Turkey Day and pitching family on their latest business adventure. Remember you have a captive audience on holidays, so always be selling!!!
November 22, 2019
What happens if alcohol was off-limits? Matty J and John jump into a thought experient and they both get lost in the weeds...Would people still attend professional sports events if no alcohol was available? Would people go to parties where no booze was served? What would they talk about? Would it be awkward and painfully boring? Or would people discover a new and rewarding way of living?
November 20, 2019
Charles Manson is one of the most famous criminal cases in history. He was a crazed hippie guru who programmed kids to slaughter innocent people in order to start a race war. However, there is a lot more to the story. Tom O'Neill gives us a lot to think about in his book, 'Chaos' To order the book, visit: https://www.amazon.com/Chaos-Charles-Manson-History-Sixties/dp/0316477559 For more information on Tom O'Neill, visit his website: https://tom-oneill.org/
November 18, 2019
John and Matty K rekindle their mutual love affair with their favorite day of the week, Monday!!! John confirms his addiction to 'Hustle Porn' and all Matty K wants to do is take a nap.  The duo also gives you a sneak peek of the groundbreaking podcasts scheduled for this week.  Strap in for a little audio pleasure!
November 15, 2019
Is everyone your best buddy or is everyone out to slit your throat at work? Matty K and John go deep into office politics and spit out some wisdom on how to navigate the modern-day workplace.
November 13, 2019
The GDP is often used to measure the well-being of a nation. However, it only measures the "gross", not the "net". Such costs as the impact of the manufacturing of cars on the environment and the costs of income inequality are not factored into the equation. There is more to people's well-being than producing goods.
November 11, 2019
TGIM! Thanks a Veteran for their service and scoring the working man a day off!  Matty K and John discuss hustle, grit and how everyone loves to play the blame game.   Win Monday, win Life!
November 8, 2019
He has been described as erratic, impulsive and incompetent by his own generals. Yet, despite the myriad failed businesses (Trump Steaks, Trump Vodka, Trump University etc) the myth of the genius deal-maker still persists. People believe what they want to believe.  And will Donny dodge yet another bullet with the impeachment process!
November 6, 2019
According to Bloomberg, everyone has a "Wealth Number". Unsurprisingly, there are a lot more people with a low wealth number (-2 to 2: subsistence farmer) than a high wealth number (11: Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates). The rest of us fit somewhere in between.  And it's comforting to know that the human soul can be represented by a number.
November 4, 2019
We have brought TGIM back form the dead! Matty K and John did a reorg at The Working Experience, we hired some pricey management consultants to tell us what to do - a complete waste of money and time.  But hey, you get a little affirmation for your Monday Morning!  Which is a win!  Plus we let you know what's coming up on this week's episodes. Listen and enjoy!
October 31, 2019
Due to stress and overwork, many Americans are not getting enough sleep. This has long term health consequences. John and Matty K offer tips on getting enough sleep. Matty K personally goes to bed at 5pm and sleeps until 8am...he also needs someone to tuck him in with a warm glass of milk...a fragile soul.
October 29, 2019
A computer can teach itself chess but can it be a creative, sentient being? Do we want it to be? Are computers going to feel angst, joy and sorrow? Will they feel those emotions artificially? Will they become angry at us? Matty K and John muster as much intelligence as possible to discuss this big issue
October 25, 2019
It is pretty widely accepted that even a few minutes of quiet meditation helps reduce stress and improves health. The big rage is to squeeze out every last bit of productivity from the modern worker...so every company needs a $4,000 meditation booth!!! This contraption is basically a standard phone booth pre-smartphone era - and Matty K and John are designing a workplace Panic Room so you can screw and cry in privacy about your soul-sucking JOB!
October 23, 2019
Everybody has things they hate about their job. And, if we pay attention, we have things to like about our jobs as well. Life isn't all lollipops and creamsicles but appreciating what we have helps us to be happy.
October 18, 2019
Happy Friday folks! On this mini-episode of IFMF, Matty K and John discuss the physics behind picking up leaves, bobbing for apples in a hot tub, and the utter magnificence of the state of Florida!  It's Friday, time to get your party on and head into the weekend fist first superhero style!
October 15, 2019
It's TGIM and we are swapping out Monday for Tuesday!!! We hope you all had a wonderful Indigenous People Day...now the fun is over and you have to hit the beginning of the workweek with an open hand slap to the ass.  John and Matty K talk hustle, sub 2-hour marathons, and the ability to wear many 'know it all' hats - enjoy!
October 11, 2019
Yes, Friday has arrived and on this mini-episode of TWE Matty K and John discuss the Trump Impeachment and the need to Ball this weekend - thier brilliant idea is to rent a limo with the hottub in the back!
October 10, 2019
In 2007 there was a real fear among the college educated that, like the factory jobs, their jobs would be shipped overseas to places like India. Some did get outsourced abroad but many went to cheaper parts of the US like South Dakota and Florida. Is it better to just lose your job or have to move? John and Matty K discuss.
October 8, 2019
Amanda Yates Garcia is a practicing witch and one of the most engaging people Matty K has ever had the pleasure of speak with. Misconceptions about her profession abound and she does a wonderful job explaining the connection with nature and oneself. Her book, Initiated: Memoirs of a Witch, comes out on October 22nd and I know it will be a fascinating read. For now, listen and enjoy.
October 7, 2019
TGIM folks!!! Matty K and John had a rough weekend - but still sailing into Monday all smiles.  Get after it, it's Monday and we ca smell the scent of Hustle!
October 4, 2019
IFMF's!!! Matty K is recovering from a half marathon in which he half walked and John is planning on a weekend filled with apple picking, landscaping, chopping wood and all around hustling...Matty and John attempt to fire you up for an energy-filled weekend, but fall far short in their inspiration and life in general.  
October 1, 2019
Food Delivery Apps...GrubHub, DoorDash...Food delivered on-demand! Technology, the gig economy meets convenience...and a growing waistline!  Who wants to eat at a fancy restaurant when you can just eat in your own living room in front of the TV? Well, servers and chefs would like to have you there. Many restaurant owners are complaining that food apps like Grubhub are bad for their businesses. Fine dining isn't what it used to be!
September 30, 2019
On this mini-episode of TWE, Matty K and John discuss their unbridled enthusiasm for the start of the workweek and some advice on how to deceive and fabricate your way to a successful career!
September 27, 2019
On this mini-episode of TWE, Matty K and John deliver some timely advice on how to win the weekend, attract mates, potential WHite Castle podcast sponsorship and John gets called out by his son on his limited intellect - Enjoy!!!
September 26, 2019
Donny T might get peaches thrown at him pretty soon. That's what they did in the old days when a president stepped out of line. What will it do to his self-esteem if he's fired?  And men's self-worth is tied to their job...yikes, there are a lot of crappy jobs in the world...
September 25, 2019
So you wanna coach in the NFL? You think you got what it takes? We did some research and it's really not that hard. Get a degree as a gym teacher, a headset and a clipboard and you're pretty much there. Go get em!
September 23, 2019
On this mini-episode of TWE, Matty K and John warmly embrace Monday and crap on professional sports.
September 20, 2019
Yes, another Friday...the end of the workweek and as always Matty K and John are imploring to hit the weekend hard! John plans to hit the clubs and Matty K will be sleeping most of the weekend.  Enjoy!
September 18, 2019
Felicity Huffman is on her way to 14 days of hard time for bribing her child's way into college. Americans, particularly rich white Americans, seem to suffer from a toxic mix of entitlement and anxiety which leads to bad decisions and resentment. It's the American way!
September 16, 2019
TGIM...and on this mini-episode of TWE, Matty K and John discuss the perils of human reproduction, Matt's inability to pull off the easy role of being an Uncle, and human depopulation...what a way to start off the work week!
September 15, 2019
With many economists forecasting an imminent economic downturn, millennials may be facing a rough time paying off debt and buying a house. Is this temporary or is the American Dream as we know it dead? Important issues that only Matty K and John can tackle.
September 13, 2019
Yes, you have mage it to Friday...I am sure it was a rough workweek, but settle in and listen to John and Matty K as we fire you up for the weekend. There is Netflix to binge, booze to consume and grass to cut...get after it!!!
September 9, 2019
On this mini episode of TWE, we bask in the warmth of our favorite day of the week...MONDAY!!! A little TGIM positivity to blast you into the workweek!  If your mind cant get you there, try our latest product - NITRO - an energy drink/supplement/pill!!!
September 6, 2019
IFMF's and Matty K is exhausted after the 2nd day of the school year. He is considering taking all of his vacation time to recover.  We also discuss emotional support animals,  getting your party on, and a shameless plug for our MasterClass series...Enjoy!
September 4, 2019
John and Matty K attempt a Power Lunch...and things did not go as planned. Matty K wolfed his food down within seconds and then fell asleep and John got on his soap box and started preaching about human optimization and the constant hustle...and we filmed it - enjoy!
August 31, 2019
Matty K is at it again...he loves guiding souls into the Oneness and then delivering falsehoods under the guise of a guru...Matty guides you through criticism and does a fairly piss poor job at it.
August 30, 2019
On this mini episode of TWE, Matty and John discuss CBD and the constant hustle...it's the end of summer it's time to make of yourself a foul this weekend! (our attempt at Yoda speak)
August 29, 2019
Another spiritual journey with Matty K to relive work stress. Matty dives deep into his soul and pulls out this gem of wisdom...Too much work? Call in sick.
August 29, 2019
Matty K and John do a little recap on Ice Breakers and what NOT to say to make connections. Then we delve into We Work...now known as We Company, as it goes public. Some financial gurus say it is fool's gold while others say it might be a diamond in disguise. As usual, no one agrees...nor does Matty and John.
August 27, 2019
We are not sure if this was meant to be a joke, but John and I discuss a self-help (take that term under caution) article that describes how to "break the ice" at the office, the gym, parties and even with children. Be advised, you will ruin your career, get beaten up and possibly arrested if you follow the advice. Use at your own risk.
August 26, 2019
Last week of summer (unofficially)! You're probably not doing a whole lot at the office but try to send an email or two. If you can.
August 25, 2019
It's short...because Matty is always hustling...but join Matty on this guided meditation...destination nowhere.
August 23, 2019
Hey Hey, it's Friday! Treat yourself! Indulge! You deserve it! You probably don't, but go ahead anyway!
August 22, 2019
Matty K and John discuss Amazon Nomads...Yes, some people make a living (or try to) by going around the country to Targets and Walmarts and buying up discontinued nail polish and GOT (Game of Thrones) Oreos. Seriously, this actually happens. So sell your house, buy an RV and head out on the road to make millions! BTW, a McDonald's in Ohio still makes pizza! Enjoy.
August 20, 2019
Matty K sits down with Jen Foley, owner and proprietor of Foley's Ice Cream Shoppe. She talks about how much she enjoys serving up America's favorite treat, how she started her business and what to keep in mind if you want to start your own business.  She crushes her own Oreos!  That is dedication.
August 19, 2019
On this mini episode of TWE, Matty K and John discuss Flotation devices, overweight zip lining and rejected credit cards...Yes, It must me summer!
August 16, 2019
It's Friday MoFo's and Matty K is grinding this mini episode out solo...John is on vacation slacking while MK is always grinding and hustling...Matty delves into music, specifically a list of 30 songs that are supposed to be good for the weekend? He has never heard of 25 of them, so good luck and God speed this weekend!
August 14, 2019
Never discount the power of putting it off. Someone else will take care of it.
August 13, 2019
Still working your bullshit job? Feel like there is no purpose to what you do for a living? Welcome to the bullshit club! Matty K and John delve deep into the meaningless of unnecessary jobs...including their own!
August 12, 2019
On this TGIM episode of TWE, we explore the misery of commuting and soul sucking traffic...Keep your head held high, get after it, and always remember to empty the shitter.
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