The Case For “Solutioning” As an innovator, disruptor and creator of new things, I love coining and using new words which can more effectively describe something, and solutioning is one of them. Be honest, when some people hear the word “innovation” all they think about… Read More »Problem Solving: It’s What We Humans Do Best.
Okay, call me a futurist but I am really excited about where augmented reality is headed. As with many things, the imagined applications of it are endless, but first it’s got to get over some initial hurdles. Some hurdles are with the tech, of course,… Read More »3 reasons augmented reality will change the game
Welcome To The World Of Hyperconnected Just-In-Time-And-Place The concept of just-in-time appears in only three spaces according to Wikipedia – just-in-time manufacturing, a production strategy where things are built as they are demanded, computer programming, where just-in-time compilation can compile code just before use to… Read More »Servicing Your Future Hypermobile & Hyperconnected Customers & Workers
Innovation & The Future Are Intertwined I love running foresight programs for our clients for many reasons. I think that we can have the most fun when we think about a period which is more than 10 years out, it’s easier to help your inventors… Read More »Just Slightly Ahead of Our Time
The Future Of Human Work: Manual Labor Revered A few months ago, I attended an event on the future of conversational interfaces, and during this event, one of the speakers presented the state-of-the-art in cloud robotics, a fairly new field. Prior to the advent of… Read More »The Future Of Human Work Is Physical
Chatbots Of The Future: Privacy Even More Overrated Let’s talk chatbots. There have been several interesting articles over the holiday break about how Amazon Echos have been “behaving badly.” One was on a TV talk show triggering ordering things; another was a child in the house… Read More »Say Goodbye To Privacy From The ChatBots of the Future
What Is Digital Blowback and Is It Real? Today we’re going to talk a little bit about an interesting phenomenon that I have seen over the last little while, which I’m calling Digital Blowback. It occurs when people start actively turning away from digital representations… Read More »Is Digital Blowback Deadly To The Future?
Uber’s Flying Car Idea Is Pretty Sweet A few months ago, I attended an event where a number of officials, tech folks and other interested parties got together to talk about the future of transportation, especially within cities. The event was “Moving Humans – Smarter… Read More »Welcome to the Fabulous Flying Car
What Do These Billion Dollar Businesses Have In Common? What do all of these companies have in common? Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, Instacart, Etsy, eBay & WeWork Some things have been said; while correct, they are not the essence of what makes these companies so valuable… Read More »Connecting: The Key To Your Next Billion Dollar Business