I'm Only Human Podcast
About This Show
I’m Only Human is a bi-weekly podcast where we take a look at some of the more interesting pop-culture workplaces in order to learn about management, human psychology, employment law, and so much more. Every episode is begins as a humorous dissection of a cultural phenomena and ends as a thoughtful and informative discussion of human resource challenges, tactics, or trends.
Most Recent Episode
The Avengers and Managing Exceptional Employees
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In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the Avengers Initiative is supposed to be designed to protect mankind from extraordinary threats. However, it seems that the Avengers are better at creating and then saving us from the threats of their own creation. Like a mod boss and a protection racket, it seems that wherever the Avengers go trouble follows.Though their intentions are pure and their abilities undeniable, they continue to squabble and work in opposition to one another. Often they work in secret, encountering problems they could easily avoid. They chaff at oversight and fail to recognize that they could likely solve half of their challenges fairly easily if they just work together more effectively. In other words, they are just like most workplaces.This episode, we look at the unique challenges and special tactics that must be employed when managing exceptionally bright, capable, and creative workers.