Tag Archives: insights

Andrew Grant and Gaia Grant interview on “Uncomfortable Conversations” podcast with ABC journalist Josh Szeps

Andrew and Gaia Grant

Andrew  and  Gaia Grant study the world’s biggest companies and coach them to be nimbler, more creative, and more diverse. Andrew and Gaia shared their insights on “Uncomfortable Conversations” podcast with ABC journalist Josh Szeps on did we get so uncreative… and what separates the best from the rest? Andrew Grant is the CEO of Tirian […]

Bay McLaughlin Spoke at Greater Bay Area Conference and got rave feedback!

Bay McLaughlin

Bay McLaughlin spoke at a recent Greater Bay Area Conference and has got great feedback form the client and the audiences. He shared his experience of working within growth of Silicon Valley and its comparisons with the Greater Bay Area, and also insights into his own expansion into China. The audience found his presentation inspiring […]

Chris Riddell: What will the world look like in 2050?

Chris Riddell

Futurist Chris Riddell was interviewed by Channel 7 in Australia and they talked about the tech trends and patterns that will define and shape our world in the year 2050. AR, VR, AI, flying taxis, relationship with robots are all on their way….watch the video below to find out what else is coming up in tech: […]

Graeme Codrington: Leading in a Changing World

Graeme Codrington and Keith Coats, global leadership experts and futurists, shared their vast collective experience in exploring the current and future challenges that leaders face – the type of thinking, behaviours and habits that leaders would need in order to successfully navigate the unfolding future. Graeme and Keith just published their new book, Leading in […]

Dan Steinbock: Insights on Global Economy

Dr. Dan Steinbock, Research Director of International Business, India, China and America Institute, shared his insights on the global economy at a credit risk conference in Hong Kong. Part 1: Part 2: Dr Dan Steinbock Dr Dan Steinbock is an internationally recognized expert of the multipolar world. He focuses on international business, international relations, investment […]

Roy Sheppard, Moderator, Speaker and Author, Reflects on his 35-years Career

Roy Sheppard, experienced moderator and BBC TV host, reflects on his 35-years career in his recent article… “As a speaker, the spotlight is on you. As a moderator, you put the spotlight on the panelists.” Roy Sheppard A former BBC news reporter and TV news anchorman in London, England. As a moderator, today Roy Sheppard […]

Morinosuke Kawaguchi: Japan Innovation

Morinosuke Kawaguchi is one of Japan’s top technology consultants. In these videos Morinosuke shares his ideas about aspects of unique (Japanese) product designs. Lessons from the White Noise Toys: Lessons from the bubble wrap:  Lessons from the spinning pen: Morinosuke Kawaguchi Morinosuke Kawaguchi is an innovation and competitive strategy consultant, futurist, author and designer. He […]

Futurist Mike Walsh on Big Data and Customer Loyalty

Futurist Mike Walsh has recently spoken at a customer loyalty conference, Colloqui Loyalty Summit. Here are a few insights on customer loyalty and big data – for tomorrow: 1. How are we going to engage with the next generation of consumers? The next generation changed radically in 2007, when Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone. Soon, […]

David Lim on Resilience

David Lim, Singapore Everest expedition leader, and survivor of GuillainBarre Syndrome, shares in his recent presentation the importance of resilience: how we need to focus, in order to bounce back from setbacks. David Lim David Lim is best known for leading the landmark 1st Singapore Everest Expedition in 1998 (as well as the second in […]

Dean Williams, Leadership Speaker, Available in Asia

Dean Williams, leadership speaker, is now available for speaking engagements in Asia! Watch the video to find out the Professor’s insights on leadership. Dean Williams Dean Williams is one of the world’s leading authorities on leadership and change. He is a faculty member of Harvard University’s Kennedy school of Government where he also directs the […]

Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President of European Central Bank, in Asia in Sep 2015

Jean-Claude Trichet, who was the president of the European Central Bank from 2003 to 2011, and also a member of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, will be in Asia in September 2015. Jean-Claude Trichet Jean-Claude Trichet is a French civil servant who was the president of the European Central Bank […]

Jesko von den Steinen Talks About Creativity

As the principal artist at “The House of Dancing Water”, Jesko von den Steinen is at the heart of masterful storytelling in his magical shows. In this “behind-the-scenes” introduction to the artistic process that goes behind world-renowned spectacles, Jesko explains the importance of telling meaningful stories that go beyond a cliché. Jesko von den Steinen […]

Morinosuke Kawaguchi Spoke at PIDD 2014 in Malaysia

Morinosuke Kawaguchi spoke at PIDD 2014 in Malaysia on what the country can do to thrive in the future. Morinosuke Kawaguchi Morinosuke Kawaguchi is an innovation and competitive strategy consultant, futurist, author and designer. He is the founder and CEO of Morinoske Co. Ltd., a creative future laboratory based in Tokyo. As Japan’s foremost futurist, […]

John Shackleton: Top Sales People Aren’t Normal

John Shackleton, sales motivational speaker, speaks on why top sales people are not normal… What does it take to succeed in todays modern world? Here are John’s insights: John Shackleton Over the last 20 years John has spoken to most of the world’s major Pharmaceutical and Insurance companies, many of Europe’s top Banks and Finance […]

Mike Walsh: How the Cloud Would Disrupt the Future of Business

How would the Cloud disrupt the future of business? Futurist Mike Walsh thinks that there are five areas we can look at more closely: How to engage the next generation of employees How to create and sustain a high performance culture How does the cloud challenges us to rethink about the structure of the company […]

Rasmus Ankersen – Hunger in Paradise: The War Against Complacency

Success produces complacency. It happens to individuals, companies and nations. But how do you stay humble when the company cashes in record profits, and how do you provide people with the feeling that they are standing on a burning platform when there are no flames in sight? The cure against complacency Rasmus Ankersen calls “Hunger […]