Category Archives: Leadership

2025: Holacracy – Rise of Autonomous Teams?

Traditional hierarchical structures lack the responsiveness required in an era of accelerated technological and social change. Lessons from history demonstrate how firms such as Philips Consumer Electronics were killed off by Samsung because of a laid-back investment approach and slow decision making. Another example being Kodak who filed for bankruptcy due to a lack of innovation…
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2025: Ethical Business as the New Normal!

As part of organising my thinking around new ideas, I'll be producing a suite of 30-second videos exploring trends that will be central to how business and society will organise itself by 2025. Here's the first, exploring 'Ethical Business as the New Normal'. I hope you enjoy it.
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TechXLR8: What do we mean by ‘Learned’ and ‘Intuitive’ mind?

While putting together the 'Rediscovering our Humanity' presentation for TechXLR8, it occurred to me some participants might find a set of definitions around 'Learned' and 'Intuitive' mind helpful. They are based on my interpretation and are loaded ideas which I recognise others may think differently about: Learned Mind Conceptualisation: Structuring our understanding of the world.…
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TechXLR8 Futurist Summit – Advice from 2023 – 14 June, London

I've been invited to contribute to the TechXLR8 event on June 14th, 2018 at Excel Centre. I'll be speaking as part of the London Futurists 'Advice from 2023' strand. 'Rediscovering our humanity' I'm convinced that ordinary people have more power in their hands to create change than ever before. A lot of my work explores the relationships and…
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