I share insights about how the digital world is changing the way we live, work and play.
Who We Are Communities of the Future is an international network of colleagues from all walks of life who have collaborated for twenty five years to create new principles, ideas, concepts and methods that will help local communities prepare for a different kind of future that will be constantly changing and increasing interconnected, interdependent and complex The internet started as a weak signal in The Web was built into it in making it a complex adaptive system with multiple access points and organic growth into a disruptive innovation we all rely on today.
How would you have planned for the impact of the web in before you knew it was coming? It can be overwhelming when you look at the challenges we face for the future, and feel the frustration like we're not getting there.
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Through my role as the first Chairman of the Foresight Network Board, I have had the distinct pleasure of interacting with some of the greatest minds in strategy and futurology. COTF drives the creation of integrated and self-sustaining but inter-connected and mutually beneficial communities and through their Master Capacity Builder program they aim to create champions for this throughout the globe.
Rick has personally mentored and coached me and I can strongly urge any communities or change champions to join this positive revolution. Looking at issues through a future focused lens has given us tools to address the difficult community conversations which every community who wishes to thrive in the future must have.Status used to be physical.
Now it's intangible. Status used to be about the possession of certain objects. Now, so many people have so much. The result?
Status has become less about 'what I have' and much more about 'who I am': namely, more ethical, creative, connected, tasteful – the list goes on!
– . I remain the official Senior Maverick for Wired, a magazine I helped co-found 25 years ago. I do one article for Wired per year. My most recent published writings are listed here, in chronological order.
My newest book, The Inevitable, a New York Times bestseller, is now available in paperback. The. All those dire predictions about the automated economy sound like a sci-fi horror film from the ’50s: Robots are coming to take your jobs, your homes, your children.
Sep 04, · 10 tips for the future of marketing from the Cannes Lions. economic and cultural issues that we're facing today, whether it is in the UK, the US or China, is by having a very clear and. May 07, · The Best New Books On The Creative Economy: The seven key questions to be asked of the exciting new books documenting the principles and practices of the emerging Creative Economy.
Leaders who are shaping the future of business in creative ways World Changing Ideas New workplaces, new food sources, new medicine--even an entirely new economic .