Although we have a vision of Florence Nightingale as the lady with the lamp, the consumate nurse and advocate for soldier’s health – she was also one of the world’s first data visualization innovators. In this segment futurist Mike Walsh talks about how leaders can leverage data to be more persuasive, effective and, just like Florence, challenge the status quo.
Mike Walsh, futurist speaker, author of Futuretainment and CEO of innovation research agency Tomorrow, helps to prepare business leaders for what’s next.
Everything is changing. All the traditional industries we grew up with – media, communication, finance, professional services and retail – are all in the process of being turned upside down and re-invented. The force behind this revolution is not technology but rather consumer behaviour. After all, as interesting as it is when things change, the real magic happens when people do.