So much value in business and personal lives go astray with these three words: always, never, ever.
These three words put us in a corner like no other. We commit to them.
If we say them publicly it is a bit annoying to eat one’s words. If we say […]
Ideas are based on many kinds of origins. They are cultivated on fertile soils or not. Some winemakers have more experience than others. Some even have some special touch that is difficult to replicate.
There is the right time to pick the fruit. Then there is the time to ferment. Often the more elaborate taking […]
What a futurist does depends on the futurist. Futures thinking comes in many flavours depending on the type of work done, methods used, industry and functional focus.
The one thing that brings great futurists together is that they systematically, methodically and also creatively seek to understand the future and then make a difference to their […]
The title ‘ideas are everything and execution is a cascade of them’ is a tongue in cheek rebuttal of one mantra that is thrown about in the entrepreneurial world. I am prodding and arguing against the downgrading of ideas and thinking. What is the usual argument? It goes like this: “ideas are nothing and execution […]
Can human behaviours be designed? It is certainly within us to influence others to behave in a manner that suits us. No guarantees unless it suits them also. Some are flexible others not so. Some lead and others follow.
Most startups in the tech space change behaviours in some way, some […]