Future of 'I' (self – you – identity)
The Association of Professional Futurists runs a monthly 'future chat' on Twitter. See #futrchat for more information. These chats are open to everyone on Twitter and consist of a one hour mass sharing of thoughts and ideas for a future worth understanding and striving for.
SHIFT ATTITUDES TOWARDS RECEPTIVENESS TO CHANGE
George Bernard Shaw said, “You see things and say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were and I say ‘Why not?’”
It is important to cultivate receptiveness to the new: “Let’s try and understand this better.” The new disturbs existing comfort zones and positions and as […]
At the Enterprise 2.0 Future Exploration…..
One fundamental change will be in the day to day way in which people in the company work.
Euan Semple a former leader in BBC on knowledge management spoke of the difficulty to counter some of the arguments against leveraging the social networking and collaboration tools like wikis, […]
Three days in the lives of futurists – together
AusForesight2007 is now part of history and memories. We came together in a national event with one tireless international guest Peter Bishop to reflect, react and respond.
We reflected on the meaning of futures in our lives and in the world. We reacted to what […]
Nothing changes while the way in which we express humanity changes
In French there is a saying: “Plus ça change plus c’est la même chose”. The more things change the more they are the same.
We can sometimes be extremely contradictory between our stated intent and our behavior.
I’ve got two examples about this human […]