Innovation, Leadership, Strategy

Innovators Don’t Outwork Non-innovators, They Out-think and Out-execute Them

Ask any person or team who’s ever worked on and delivered a better future about their process and they’ll tell you it was a messy journey; not a straight line. Those of us who’ve been in the trenches know that delivering the future doesn’t happen in a straight line, as most things rarely do, yet most people want to believe there’s a silver bullet prescription, secret, hack, tip and the like to follow to avoid…
entrepreneurship, Greatness, Innovation, Leadership

The Real Challenge of Leadership

I’m writing this post for my friend Julio, who I hope takes the leadership challenge head on… Innovative leaders are cut from a different cloth from traditional ones. It’s why you just can’t assume that giving leaders a set of tools to help their organization innovate will work; it goes deeper than that. All businesses at some point become addicted to stability, and the people leading the organization become “maintainers of the status quo”; don’t…
Economics, Innovation, Podcast, Strategy

How Technology is Disrupting Geopolitics with Abishur Prakash

The Next Economy will be driven by emergent technologies, bringing new possibilities for a better future along with many challenges for the world economy. But, how is technology changing geopolitics? To answer this question I chat with Geopolitical Futurist Abishur Prakash who recently released a book on how new technologies, such as robotics, artificial intelligence, embryo editing, space colonization and more will transform world affairs; the book is called Next Geopolitics.