thinkfuture by hellofuture - innovation disruption and the future

thinkfuture by hellofuture - innovation disruption and the future

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All about innovation, startups, and the future - discussing topics which range from technology (AI, IoT, Big Data) to technologies impact on humans (Work, Play, Culture) and the future of everything in any sector - retail, banking, technology, hiring, and more. We are always looking for Innovators like you to interview for our weekly podcast. If you have any stories on innovation, disruption or the future that you would like to share (happy or unfortunate), let us know. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support


242: Say Yes To Everything
Oct 7 • 5 min
William Shatner’s philosophy is something that he developed from the days when he was a starving actor, desperate for roles. It was, simply put, “Say Yes To Everything.” —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
241: Ageism and Marketing with Lisa LaMagna of Generations Now
Sep 29 • 46 min
A wide-ranging discussion on ageism, marketing, the future. Plus some great start-up ideas and activism thrown in for fun. Links discussed on the show: The Unstoppable Rise of the Zaddys — in the New York Times…
240: Risk Avoidance is the Opposite of Innovation – Change my Mind.
Sep 22 • 4 min
Innovation IS risk, it requires risk, and without risk, how can you innovate? This company has just given the death knell to internal innovation. If the most critical metric in your employee’s objectives for the year is managing risk, how innovative do…
239: Stop Copying Me
Sep 16 • 6 min
Can you innovate by copying? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
238: Doing Your 2020 Strategic Plan Right
Sep 9 • 6 min
Many organizations are planning for 2020. There’s a right way and a wrong way to do it. Some organizations call this “strategic planning,” however since the plan is only a year out, I’d argue that you might not call it “strategic,” although, in this world…
237 Are You Doing Digital Transformation Right?
Aug 19 • 17 min
Is digital transformation simply applying digital technologies to your current processes, products and services? No, it is much more. Get you free paper on “Doing Digital Transformation Right” —- Send in a voice message:…
236: Overcoming Inventoritis With Tatsuya Nakagawa of Castagra
Aug 4 • 47 min
How one entrepreneur leveraged a 20 plus year old idea for success. Connect with Tatsuya here: https://linktr.ee/tats_n Heres the book: Overcoming Inventoritis https://www.amazon.com/Overcoming-Inventoritis-Silent-Killer-Innovation-ebook/dp/B00243FRGI —-…
235: You Are Selling Your Reality
Jul 22 • 11 min
Everyone has their own reality. This is why its so difficult to get people to agree on anything - everyone experiences their own reality, and its this reality which is what you should be selling. Your version of reality. —- Send in a voice message:…
234: Don’t Do Your Best!
Jul 21 • 7 min
A wise man once said – if you are not embarrassed by your first version, then you waited too long to launch it. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
233: Are You Washing The Walls?
Jul 15 • 12 min
Have you ever looked at what you were doing and realized that you were just washing the walls, and not pushing the balls? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
232: A Convoluted Customer Journey
Jul 8 • 11 min
Do you know your customer journey? Have you mapped it out lately? Do you make it easy for customers to do business with you? After a time, your processes may have begun to deviate from the ideal customer experience. Are you seeing an increase in customer…
231: Are You Looking Out Far Enough?
Jun 30 • 13 min
As humans, we’ve been biased to go after short term results over long term results ever since we were primitives wandering the savannah. The ability to plan and think to the future, to save for tomorrow, to think about what is next, is something that only…
230: Are You Silencing Your Radicals?
Jun 17 • 11 min
In every company, there are troublemakers. These are the radicals, those who don’t toe the party line, they use different processes, they don’t go through channels, they might say or do things that cause some discomfort. Some may describe them as “pains…
229: Who Is Responsible For Innovation In Your Organization?
Jun 9 • 9 min
Do you know which role in your organization is ultimately responsible for innovation? Some people might guess the CTO or the CEO. If you have a dedicated innovation group, then it might be the Chief Innovation Officer (CINO), or the VP or Innovation, or…
228: How Popsockets Are A Great Example of Invention, Design Thinking and Pivoting
Jun 3 • 13 min
The story of Popsockets, founded by a philosophy major (just like me) is an awesome example of invention, design thinking and pivoting. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
227: Workplace Futurist Marti Konstant on the Future Of Work
May 27 • 44 min
A fantastically interesting conversation as we discuss the future of work, culture change, agility, personal branding and much more. Here are the books we referenced. BTW, did you know that Warren Buffet spends 80% of his day reading? I know I’m slacking,…
226: Successful Branding with The Brand Doctor Henry Kaminski from Unique Designz.net
May 20 • 41 min
We unpack what it takes to build a successful brand right now - and it’s not as hard and you might think. Its an amazing wide ranging interview with Henry Kaminski, Jr. – Founder of Unique Designz. We dig into the best way to have a unique voice among all…
225: Are Your Customer Journeys Optimized?
May 12 • 11 min
Your customers are trying to complete a specific task when they contact you - how easy do you make it? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
224 Is Using AI To Select Candidates Patching A Hole In The Titanic?
May 5 • 12 min
Today’s episode digs into AI based recruiting and bias. What if we did eliminate bias, but we didn’t think it was, because of the output of the system? Even with a fully transparent AI picking candidates, would we ever get to a fully unbiased system?…
223: Exposing Yourself To New Experiences Drives Innovation
Apr 21 • 11 min
To innovate – you must absorb many different sources of information – especially in the areas not in the area you are trying to innovate in, let those percolate in your brain, then apply them to your current challenges. If you don’t fill up your funnel…
222: Demystifying SEO in 2019 with Damon Burton of SEO National
Apr 14 • 46 min
Wondering what SEO even means anymore? We peel back the layers of work needed to get the organic relevancy you’ve always wanted. In discussion with Damon Burton of SEONational, we cover meta keywords (not a thing anymore), loading speed, mobile…
221 - The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence with Junling Hu from aipro.io
Apr 7 • 47 min
We talk about the past and future of AI and all of the elements of it - from computer vision to machine learning to data science. We cover AI taking your job, how virtual assistants work (and don’t work), some of the most exciting breakthroughs in AI…
220 - Discovering Microtrends with Rado Kotorov from Trendalyze
Mar 30 • 42 min
We delve into deep data analysis, does it have the answer to every question? A while back I blogged about big data, and the possibility that with enough of it, we’d be able to answer every question. While this was a future vision, we may be there right…
219 Innovation and Brilliant Business Ideas with Bob Sager
Mar 24
We chat with Bob Sager, author of 101 Freaking Brilliant Business Ideas: And Ten Ways YOU Can Create Your Own. We range from discussions on innovation and great new business ideas - how to get training to stick, and exercises to make you more creative. —-…
218 Team and Human Development with Coach Mya
Mar 17
Today we feature a great wide-ranging interview with Coach Mya from coachmya.com —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
217 Focus On Improving Human Lives
Mar 10
Are you in it for the money, or are you in it to help people? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
216 Why Are We So Afraid of Automation?
Mar 3
Automation should take jobs that humans are no longer fit to do, so we can be free to do more human jobs —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
215: Got A Problem? Look At Solutions of the Future Instead of Solutions for Today
Feb 24
Why is Elon Musk so interesting? He solves problems with solutions of the future - we need to invent new things before we can solve them. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
214 Fake News Vs Fake Innovation
Feb 17
How can you tell if your innovation is real or fake? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
213 To The Creative Mind There is No Right Or Wrong
Feb 10
Ideas can never be right or wrong - everything is an experiment —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
212 The Unknown Brings Fear
Feb 3
Even if the unknown is better, we still fear it, which is a normal human reaction we need to conquer —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
211 Silence Is A Killer
Jan 27
When it comes to feedback to your inventors, saying nothing is worse than saying no. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
210: Technology Is Still Not There
Jan 20
Its still too difficult to configure things - we need to figure out a new generation of true plug-and-play —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
209: Too Many Good Ideas? Fund Them All
Dec 2, 2018
Your crowdsourced innovation program probably created too many ideas, so why not fund them all? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
208: Help! Im Just A Puny Human
Nov 25, 2018
As we go through life, we experience it. And as we experience it, we make decisions to take on things that we need to do, actions that we need to take. As the world floods over us, we filter and capture an infinitesimally small portion of it, then decide…
207: Conversational Interfaces Are The Most Human
Sep 11, 2018
Why Chatbots Are More Important Than You Think —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
206: Stern Robots
Sep 2, 2018
Stern Robots are better than friendly robots if we want humans to just get stuff done - we need our robots to be more proactive —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
205: Take The Afternoon Off For Innovation
Aug 19, 2018
Having your brainstorming sessions in the afternoon, will trigger more creative, out-of-the-box thinking. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
204: The Greatest Enemy of Innovation is Indifference
Aug 12, 2018
Why do we ignore inventors who have submitted ideas into our innovation programs, simply because we dont like giving them the bad news that their idea may not be the right fit right now? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
203: Look Further Out
Aug 5, 2018
As we travel that road to the future faster and faster, we need to look up, focus our eyes way down the road, put on our high beams, and look as far forward as we can. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
202: How Do You Feel About Failure?
Jul 22, 2018
Innovation is that at its best, it’s a messy process, very experimental, and like a lot of experiments, there can be many, many failures before you see success —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
201: Design Thinking and More Deep Thoughts With Marine Leroux Of Thompson-Reuters
May 27, 2018
We dig deep into design thinking, lean, agile, AI, Chatbots and the Future of Work —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
200: I Wanna Know What Innovation Is…
May 20, 2018
What exactly is innovation, and do you know how to innovate? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
199: Things Going Great? Time To Innovate.
May 6, 2018
Now is not the time to relax, but to turn up the volume on your innovation efforts. While you may be doing well today, this is the best time for you to prepare for the disruption that tomorrow will bring. —- Send in a voice message:…
198: The Future Will Be Weird Plus More Greatest Ideas Ever
Apr 29, 2018
If everything is changing, and will change, how do you deal with the change? How can you anticipate the changes, prepare for the changes, and be ready to make the leap when the time comes? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
197: Time To Make Time For Innovation
Apr 22, 2018
Which of the companies are more innovative: those who talk about innovation incessantly, but do not provide any mechanism, time, or resources to building innovative products and services, or those who do? —- Send in a voice message:…
196: Are You Walking The Innovation Walk, Or Just Talking The Innovation Talk?
Apr 15, 2018
Visionary companies like Google, Amazon and Facebook understand that they cannot rely on their core business forever – they are leveraging these good times to expand into even more market segments, probing for new products and services, and driving…
195: Curiosity Makes The Human
Apr 1, 2018
Chris talks about the lost art of curiosity - why have we let it go and if we really wish to innovate we need to bring it back —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
194: Is Greatest Idea Ever the Greatest Idea Ever? - Interview with Craig Shames
Mar 25, 2018
Chris interviews Craig Shames of Greatest Idea Ever, a site where Craig curates the Greatest Ideas Ever - Very cool, mind expanding new ideas. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
193: When Innovation Is Everyones Job, Then Its No Ones Job
Mar 18, 2018
When you say Innovation is everyones job, then you may have just made a huge mistake —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
192: How To Be The Next Elon Musk
Mar 11, 2018
Everyone want to be the next Elon Musk, the famous-eccentric-rich-guy-that-I-would-really-like-to-be-like. Here’s how. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
191: To Change, We All Need Help
Mar 4, 2018
To change, we need help. We need structure. We need to revise our environment in order to force or trigger ourselves to the behavior that we want. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
190: What Use Are Humans?
Feb 25, 2018
We will still need humans for a long time… —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
189: Lead Generation Secrets and Startup Advice with Jake Jorgovan of Lead Cookie
Feb 18, 2018
Today Chris chats with the founder of Lead Cookie, Jake Jorgovan, who grew his business from Zero to $33k MRR productized service in 6 months —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
188: Seeking Out The New
Feb 11, 2018
We are born curious, with wide open minds. We are genetically and chemically designed to be open to new experiences from the moment we are born —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
187: Are You A Slave To Your Feed?
Jan 14, 2018
If you feel stuck or uncreative, try killing your feed —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
186: How Will You Service Your Future Customers?
Jan 7, 2018
How will you prepare for this future hyper mobile, hyper-connected worker and customer? Will you have the infrastructure to be able to support their requirement for just-in-time-and-place delivery of products and services, which will be their expectation?…
185: You Dont need Cutting Edge Technology To Be Innovative
Dec 17, 2017
Many people feel that innovation is not innovation unless it’s some innovative technology —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
184: Whose Fault Is It If You Aren’t Innovating?
Aug 21, 2017
Why Aren’t You Innovating? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
183: To Innovate, You Need To Keep On Pushing
Aug 18, 2017
Inertia might keep the universe expanding on its own, humans need a push —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
182: Diversity and The Google Memo
Aug 14, 2017
Groups and Identity Politics Never Help - We Need To Treat Individuals Individually —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
181: Do You Let Your People Go There?
Aug 7, 2017
If you dont let your senior leadership take risks, who wil do it? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
180: The Key To Exceptional Service: Be Human
Jul 31, 2017
If you want to provide exceptional service, let your people be human —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
179: Work: All Live, All The Time
Jul 24, 2017
Welcome to the 7/24 universe of work —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
178: Time Is The Real Final Frontier
Jul 21, 2017
Forget Space: Its time for startup foudners to tackle time —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
177: Defeating a Culture of I Don’t Care
Jul 17, 2017
How do you get your employees to care? Chris has the answer, and its only one word —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
176: Autonomous Vehicles Cant Get Here Soon Enough
Jul 10, 2017
Anyone driving around in todays world probably agrees that machines should probably be driving instead. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
175: Amazon Buying Whole Foods - Evolutionary, Not Disruptive
Jun 23, 2017
The holy grail for anyone who has to ship objects is a combination of online and offline. Now Amazon can do that, right. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
174: Collaboration Does Not Necessarily Mean Innovation
Jun 12, 2017
Through our fixation with collaboration, we cant forget those who innovate on their own. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
173: Reinvent Yourself Every 5 Years?
Jun 5, 2017
HBR suggests that companies need to reinvent themselves every 5 years - agree or disagree? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
172: Innovate, Rinse, Repeat
May 22, 2017
In many cases, you wont get the best ideas first time around, if you have had a number of failed innovation programs in the past. You may need to innovate, rinse and repeat. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
171: What Is Your Innovation Incentive?
May 15, 2017
You get what you incentivize for: If you incentivize for innovation, you will get it —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
170: Innovation In Your Organization With Alistair Schneider Of Startups Innovation
May 5, 2017
We dig into different styles of corporate innovation in this show with the founder of Startupsinnovation, Alistair Schneider —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
169: The 4 Quadrants Of Innovation: Where Does The Customer Fit?
May 1, 2017
Is the customer always right when it comes to innovation? Not necessarily. Plus, some want to be told what they need, and others dont. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
168: How The Internet Changed Human Principles of Influence
Apr 28, 2017
In 1983, Robert Cialdini outlined 6 principles of influence salespeople and marketers use to this day. With the advent of the internet and social media, humans can no longer be influenced in the same way. —- Send in a voice message:…
167: With Innovation and Disruption, Its OK To Be Creepy
Apr 24, 2017
If people are uncomfortable in your innovation session, if you hear the words creepy and maybe we shouldnt go there, then maybe you are on to something innovative and disruptive —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
166: Gathering Ideas for Improvement, and Implementing Them, Improves the Perception of Leadership
Apr 21, 2017
…and what better way to gather ideas for improvement than to run an internal crowdsourced innovation program? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
165: Luck and Innovation Require Similar Traits - Why You Could Use A Corporate Philosopher
Apr 17, 2017
Could You Use A Corporate Philosopher? And How You Expanding Your Luck Helps You Innovate —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
164: The Future Of Work Is Skilled Manual Labor
Apr 14, 2017
How do you create jobs only humans can do? Creative skilled manual labor is the way to go. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
163: Innovatiing In The Health Care Space with Sean Carney from Loocidity
Apr 10, 2017
Today we talk with Sean Carney - both a victor and a victim of the great Innovation Wars - wars we both still fight in. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
162: Innovating With Data Analytics with Peter Savich
Apr 7, 2017
Today we delve deep into data, how data can give you insights you never new, how the human touch is still important, and if massive data can answer every question —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
161: Innovation Requires More Than Innovation Management Software
Mar 27, 2017
Some firms just install software, then send out an email. A successful innovation program needs to be more than that. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
160: Conversations On Conversational Commerce and Interfaces with Gam Dias
Mar 24, 2017
In our first interview show, we discuss conversational interfaces and why they are becoming the next hot space —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
159: What Is Your Personal Innovation Quotient?
Mar 20, 2017
Learning, Open-Mindedness and Putting Yourself Phyiscally In New Places Adds To Your Innovation Quotient —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
158: Sales Is Broken, But It Can Be Fixed
Mar 17, 2017
Automation has touched many areas of business, but sales is the laggard. We aim to change that. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
157: Sometimes You Have To Break The Prime Directive
Mar 13, 2017
Kirk and Picard had to sometimes break the Prime Directive in order to help. You may have to as well. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
156: Crowdsourcing Hits Mainstream and Announcing hellofuture shifts
Mar 10, 2017
Will Wisdom of The Crowd make crowdsourcing cool? Plus Chris discusses hellofuture shifts —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
155: The Great AWS Outage of 2017
Mar 6, 2017
The Great AWS Outage of 2017 left me in the dark - in the future it could be much more serious —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
154: SNAP goes IPO and How You Too Can Build The Next SNAP
Mar 3, 2017
SNAP may have few revenues, but big audience makes up for it. Plus how to build your own —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
153: In Or Out: Which Is More Innovative and Collaborative?
Feb 27, 2017
IBM brings them in, Microsoft sends them out - which is better for innovation and collaboration? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
152: Introducing the Life Stack - Where Does Your Firm Fit?
Feb 24, 2017
In the near future, you will need to determine where your company fits in your customers life stack —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
151: Articulating Clear Purpose Leads Directly to Disruptive Innovation
Feb 20, 2017
Articulating purpose is the most important action management can take to foster a culture of disruptive innovation —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
150: Progress Is Never About Technology, Its About People
Feb 17, 2017
The technology can do it all, its the people who are holding us back —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
149: VR vs AI: Why AI Is Winning The Next Wave
Feb 13, 2017
Investment in AI is growing, while Oculus is shutting down demo stations —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
148: Does Chaos Bring Innovation and Order Bring Productivity?
Feb 10, 2017
To be creative and innovative you need a chaotic environment and a diverse team. To be productive, you need the opposite. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
147: The End Of Employees
Feb 6, 2017
When 50% of Google is made up of temps, vendors and contractors, you know something is up —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
146: You Should Have The Right To Remain Silent
Feb 3, 2017
What Ever Happened To Not Talking Politics Or Religion? You should have the right to remain silent on your political beliefs if you want to. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
145: How To Focus Enough To Write A Book
Jan 30, 2017
Productiivty Tips Writing a Book —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
144: Be Different
Jan 27, 2017
Dont March In Lockstep With Your Competitors - Blaze a New Trail or Leapfrog —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
143: What Makes Corporations Change?
Jan 23, 2017
Corporations change in the same way people do - through both positive and negative stimulus (although negative is more effective) —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
142: The Politics Of Innovation
Jan 20, 2017
How can the incoming Trump Administration help America be more innovative? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
141: To Innovate, Must You Break The Law?
Jan 16, 2017
Should you break or bend the law to innovate? Maybe internally. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
140: Let’s Talk Chatbots and A Seamless Future
Jan 13, 2017
Chatbots Of The Future: Privacy Even More Overrated —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
139: Predictions for 2017: Living and Loving Online
Jan 2, 2017
Do we have wall-sized telepresence? More likely VR —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
138: Want More Innovation? Let Your People Play
Dec 30, 2016
Looking to innovate? Give your people a chance to play —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
137: 3 Essentials For Unleashing Innovation In Your Organization
Dec 19, 2016
Listen to your people, leapfrog your competitors, and everything is on the table —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
136: Don’t Be Insane
Dec 16, 2016
Doing The Same Things Over and Over and Expecting Different Results? Don’t Be That Guy —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
135: Is Digital Blowback Deadly To The Future?
Dec 12, 2016
Are we seeing a new blowback against too much digitization of our lives? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
134: Opportunity: Dealing With Fake News
Dec 9, 2016
If fake news is as big a problem as people say it is, it sounds like a billion dollar opportunity —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
133: Seamless Commerce Is Amazon Go
Dec 5, 2016
Amazon Go is an example of Seamless Commerce —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
132: Forget Money! Dent The Universe Instead
Dec 5, 2016
“We’re here to put a dent in the universe. Otherwise why else even be here?” —Steve Jobs —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
131: How To Fix Horrible Elections Forever
Nov 7, 2016
Its 2016. We can be doing a better job of elections, we have the technology —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
130: Face Your Killer
Oct 10, 2016
In this time of Disruption, even major corporates need to devise and face their killer —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
129: Why Apple Airpods Are More Innovative Than You Think
Sep 19, 2016
Are Apple Airpods Their Version of Google Glass? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
128: Tech Giants Start Becoming ShouldWes
Sep 16, 2016
Tech Giants thinking about ethics? Does that mean they’ve become ShouldWes —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
127: Time To Rebrand Everything As Disruptive
Sep 12, 2016
Forget being innovative! What do tiny homes and bone broth have in common? Disruption! Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//127-time-to-rebrand-everything-as-disruptive/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
126: How Star Trek Created Our Present and Future
Sep 9, 2016
Star Trek is probably the most influential human guide to the future we have ever had. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//126-how-star-trek-created-our-present-and-future/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
125: We Need Innovation In Housing
Sep 2, 2016
Why are rents so expensive in San Francisco? The ShouldWes Have Won. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//125-we-need-innovation-in-housing/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
124: How 4am Became The Most Productive Time Of Day
Aug 29, 2016
How Is the Middle Of the Night Now Suddenly More Productive? Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//124-how-4am-became-the-most-productive-time-of-day/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
123: Where Does Twitter Need To Go Next
Aug 15, 2016
Twitter needs to become the global method of human communications Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//123-where-does-twitter-need-to-go-next/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
122: Who Is Better For Innovation: Hillary or Trump?
Aug 12, 2016
I rate the candidates on innovation: short answer, both are found wanting Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//122-who-is-better-for-innovation-hillary-or-trump/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
121: Innovation Mastery: Setting Goals For Your Program: New Products and Services
Jun 27, 2016
A new series on Innovation Mastery - we begin by setting goals for your innovation program Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p121 —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
120: VR Is The Future of Telecommuting
Jun 20, 2016
VR has incredible promise as the answer to all of our commute woes. VR is already workplace ready. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//120-vr-is-the-future-of-telecommuting/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
119: This Podcast Will Not Change Your Life
Jun 17, 2016
No Matter How Epic, This Podcast Will Not Change Your Life Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//119-this-podcast-will-not-change-your-life/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
118: Microsoft Buys LinkedIn Yahoo Sells Patents and Still Some Huge Problems To Be Solved
Jun 13, 2016
Just announced: Microsoft buys LinkedIn, who, if you ask me, never really fulfilled their true promise of being a network to conduct business on Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//118-microsoft-buying-linkedin/ —- Send in a voice message:…
117: Beginners Mind: The Key To Disruptive Innovation
Jun 6, 2016
Disruptive Innovation Often Requires Zen Mind - In the beginners mind there are many possibilities, but in the experts there are few. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p117/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
116: Has Google Always Been A Fast Follower?
May 20, 2016
Based on the announcements from the latest Google I/O 2016 conference, Google has cemented their status as a fast follower Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p116/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
115: Will Chat Bots Finally Fix The Internet
May 16, 2016
Will the new wave of chat bots finally make technology serve us instead of the other way around? Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p115/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
114: How To Prepare For The New World of Work Where Everything Is Personal
May 9, 2016
In the disruption of work, we will all need to be generalists to some degree, even roles at large enterprises will require broad skill sets and an entrepreneurial mindset. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p114/ —- Send in a voice message:…
113: Now Regular People Can Invest in Startups
May 6, 2016
After 4 years in limbo, the JOBS act will finally allow regular people to invest in startups for equity, opening up a huge new funding source. It’s a great day. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p113/ —- Send in a voice message:…
112: How To Innovate While Bored
Apr 29, 2016
Did you know that being bored helps you innovate? Stop consuming and start thinking in those idle moments - who knows what innovative ideas you can come up with. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p112/ —- Send in a voice message:…
111: How To Cut Through 95% Of Internet Noise: Build the Demand Engine
Apr 25, 2016
Chris goes into detail on how 90% of the internet is now content marketing, people blasting sales messages thinly disguised as content on all channels. Its time to disrupt this. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p111/ —- Send in a voice…
110: Defeating Ageism, Sexism and Racism With Rapport, Tolerance and Stereotype Busting
Apr 22, 2016
Disrupted shows an older worker trying to fit into startup culture where ageism abounds - how do you defeat this stuff? Tolerance, rapport building and busting out of the stereotype Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p110/ —- Send in a voice…
109: Everyone Just Wants Their Own Unicorn
Apr 15, 2016
Is your innovation program a failure because it didn’t produce a unicorn? Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p109/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
108: Are You Ready For The New Chat Bot Revolution?
Apr 11, 2016
Forget Mobile. Focus on no interface chat bots instead. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
107: Will You Be Picking A Virtual Mate Soon?
Apr 8, 2016
It wont be long before we will be seeing virtual mates on the market. In fact, people are already getting married to AIs in Japan. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p107/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
106: We Need To Create Jobs For Humans
Apr 4, 2016
Most of the sharing economy jobs which are being created are ending up being menial jobs which will eventually be replaced with autonomous cars, drones and algorithms. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p106/ —- Send in a voice message:…
105: Innovation Is A War Between The DoIts And The ShouldWes
Apr 1, 2016
[A tale of two peoples. Show Notes: https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p105/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
104: Audience Is More Important Than Almost Anything
Mar 28, 2016
Chris goes into detail on how audience is more important that almost anything when you are building a business. https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p104/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
103: Disruption Comes From Open Mind
Mar 25, 2016
Looking for disruptive innovation? No matter if your company is big or small, young or old, it all comes down to Open Mind. Show Notes https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p103/ —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
102: Timing Is More Important Than Product
Mar 21, 2016
In this episode, Chris talks about two ideas and he invented back in 2006 and 2000 respectively, and how those ideas went on to be great startups - today, but not then. Show Notes https://hellofuture.co/podcasts//p102/ —- Send in a voice message:…
101: Is Being Offline A Throwback To The Past?
Mar 14, 2016
Bars and restaurants and going offline - people are being more meditative and mindful - this is a real trend or just nostalgia? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
100: 3 Types Of Innovation And How They Affect Your Business
Mar 11, 2016
Chris discussed 3 types of innovation and what innovation really means —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
99: 3 Things You Need For A Successful Startup
Mar 7, 2016
While the secret to having a successful startup is not really much of a secret - you need passion skill and most importantly demand to succeed. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
98: Disrupting Education: Doing Away With History and Geography
Mar 4, 2016
Australia decides to replace history and geography in elementary school with coding - good to see some real disruption going on in education —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
97: Waste Some Time - One Way We Innovate
Feb 29, 2016
Do you look at your day and you are totally booked solid with no time to waste? This may be why you are not innovating. Chris explains why one way to innovate is to purposely waste time —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
96: Stop Planning Now
Feb 26, 2016
Looking to prepare for the future? Then maybe instead of planning everything out, maybe focus on being resilient instead. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
95: Take The Maze Backwards - One Way We Innovate
Feb 22, 2016
One of the ways we innovate in our workshops - take the maze backwards. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
94: How To Beat The Upcoming Recession
Feb 17, 2016
How To Beat the Upcoming Recession? This is the absolute perfect time to run an internal, crowdsourced, innovation program. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
93: Embrace The Future. Dont Fear It.
Feb 10, 2016
Will the future be awesome, or will it suck? Chris talks about social media 10 years out, and what the world will be like, and how we might feel about it. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
92: Your Career In Turmoil? Do A Startup
Feb 9, 2016
If you want REAL stability in your work life, you MUST start your own business. Being an entrepreneur returns the control of your life back to YOU. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
91: Time To Stop Ignoring Micro Innovations
Feb 8, 2016
Many people feel that innovation must be a huge, game-changing, life altering event. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
90: Growth Through Innovation
Jan 26, 2016
Worried about the seemingly forhcoming recession of 2016? Now is the time to double-down on your innovation program - now is the time to grow through innovation —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
89: Augmented Vs Virtual Reality - Its A Cycle And Reality Always Wins
Jan 13, 2016
Who will win in a war between virtual and augmented reality? Whenever we create virtual things, they are always surpassed by real things. Modifying real things, be it sounds, brains or reality, always wins. —- Send in a voice message:…
88: Are We Moving From Indivduals To A Collective?
Jan 11, 2016
In this episode, Chris asks the question - have we lost our individuality to the collective - and if so how will that change the nature of everything that we do when it comes to people? Will all decisions now require the crowd to chime in? —- Send in a…
87: Is The Era Of Apps Over?
Nov 30, 2015
Thinking about building the next app which will take over the world and be the next billion dollar startup? Think again - apps are giving way to smart agents of the seamless world - technology will serve us instead of the other way around —- Send in a…
86: The Upside Of Upset
Nov 17, 2015
Chris discusses how we could have the future of our dreams, if only we would be willing to be upset and embrace change. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
85: Talentism And The End Of The 9-5 Work Week
Nov 10, 2015
In the future of work, having multiple jobs will be a normal things that we will all be doing. We should prepare for the future. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
84: Its A Great Day: We Can All Now Invest In Startups
Nov 3, 2015
Finally - it took 80 years to remove the restriction that only rich people could invest in startups. Two years ago Obama signed the JOBS act and just a few days ago, the SEC finally allowed it to be so. Now anyone can invest in startups. —- Send in a…
83: In What Gear Are you Innovating
Nov 2, 2015
Chris talks about the speed differences in innovating within enterprises and startups —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
82: The Best Interface Is No Interface, And Other Future Thoughts
Oct 23, 2015
Chris talks about the future, focusing on interfaces and the seamless world —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
81: Try Honesty: Do You Lie To Your Prospects And Customers
Oct 19, 2015
In this day, with millions of both professional and amateur researchers out there on the internet, you cant deceive anyone for long. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
80: Startup Founders: 5 Tips To Think Poor
Oct 16, 2015
Want to make your money stretch as a startup founder? Chris outlines 5 tips —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
79: Introverts: The Next Big Growth Market
Oct 13, 2015
We are building a huge new market of introverts - what kind of products and services can we build for them? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
78: The Future Of Education
Oct 12, 2015
Are you a student? Then this episode will hit home - Chris talks about the future of education, and how our current system needs to be disrupted —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
77: An Open Letter To New Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey
Oct 6, 2015
IMHO, Twitter should go back to its roots and not try to emulate every other social network out there —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
76: Dont Be Afraid To Pivot
Oct 5, 2015
if your customer demand is moving away from your original vision, dont be afraid to move that way too. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
75: Is Interesting A Bad Thing?
Sep 29, 2015
If you are told that you have an interesting background, is that a bad thing? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
74: Do We Really Need Innovation?
Sep 28, 2015
Do we really need to innovate? Seems like sometimes, innovation is the first thing to go when times are tough, but thats when you need it the most. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
73: Being Bigger Doesnt Make You Less Creative
Sep 25, 2015
Just because your company grows doesnt mean that you become less innovative. All you need is a really good internal innovation program with clear communications and a path for these ideas to product or patent. —- Send in a voice message:…
72: Its Like 1999 All Over Again
Sep 24, 2015
Have we seen this before? People are accepting equity instead of cash for thier services, hoping that they win the startup lottery —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
71: Invention Startup Quirky Goes Bankrupt – Is This The End Of Crowd Innovation?
Sep 23, 2015
The invention startups Quirky just filed for bankruptcy, what does that mean for the fate of crwod based innovation. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
70: Is The World Of Work Getting Better Or Worse?
Sep 22, 2015
IWhy are some companies treating thier employees better than others? Its a battle between the future of work and the past of work —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
69: Go Big Or Go Home: Risk Taking Makes The Difference
Sep 21, 2015
In order for your startup to succeed or create disruptive innovation you need to take risks, sometimes big ones. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
68: The Worst Job I Ever Had
Sep 18, 2015
Chris talks about the first job he ever had, and while phyiscally demanding, its wasnt the worst job hes ever had —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
67: Time Off Is For Wimps
Sep 17, 2015
In the current world of work, work has exploded into LEGO blocks that we fit into life, not the other way around —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
66: Its The Product, Stupid!
Sep 15, 2015
Its not very hard to figure out why most startups fail - no one really wanted what they were selling —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
65: Innovating With Acquihires? Dont.
Sep 14, 2015
Dont look externally for innovation first - it might end up costing you more than you think —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
64: At Apple, Innovation Has Finally Left The Building (Or Saucer)
Sep 10, 2015
Chris goes through Apples 9/9/2015 product announcements step-by-step and its true: innovation has finally left the building. Making something bigger, smaller, or copying Microsoft Surface is not innovation —- Send in a voice message:…
63: Your Grandkids Wont Need To Know How To Drive
Sep 8, 2015
In the future, your grandkids will not need to know how to drive - in fact they wont even own cars anymore —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
62: Need 100 Startup Ideas? Check Your Living Room
Sep 3, 2015
Looking for a business idea? Combine people helping people with stuff just lying around doing nothing and you might be riding another unicorn —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
61: Success Requires Butt Kicking
Sep 2, 2015
Dont let anyone tell you what your definition of success should be, dont just be happy with what you have - strive for more and get someone to kick your butt if you cant do it yourself —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message…
60: Innovation From Unlikely Places
Aug 5, 2015
When you think innovation, do you typically think Silicon Valley, because there are plenty of other interesting hotbeds of innovation out there, like Africa —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
59: Popularity Is Not Relevancy
Jul 30, 2015
Just because something is popular, it doesnt mean that its relevant - Chris goes into detail on how the 5 big portals to the internet have choked off relevancy in lieu of popularity —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
58: Happy Windows 10 Day and A Few Words on Gigster
Jul 29, 2015
If you ask me, all of this hype over operating systems is overrrated - they should just blend into the background and let you access your apps. And a few words on a new software development service called Gigster —- Send in a voice message:…
57: Are You Innovating With Acquihires Instead Of Internally?
Jul 28, 2015
Instead of innovating by buying up interesting companies, maybe you should look internally and see what interesting billion dollar ideas your own employees are cooking up. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
56: 5 Ways To Build a Billion Dollar Business
Jul 24, 2015
Looking to build your own billion dollar business? Chris outlines 5 ways in which billion dollar businesses leverage traits inherit in humanity in order to provide services that appeal to everyone. —- Send in a voice message:…
55: Where Is The Innovation In The Smartphone Space?
Jul 23, 2015
If you look at the current state of innovation in the smartphone space, very little new stuff is happening. Where are the folding epaper digital assistants? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
54: To Be Innovative, Lead Your Employees To Serendipity
Jul 22, 2015
How do you foster a culture of innovation via serendipity? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
53: Never Give Up, Never Surrender
Jul 21, 2015
Chris goes into some detail on giving up, and why you shouldnt —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
52: Interfaces Are The New People Faces
Jul 20, 2015
Your social network persona is now you —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
51: Applauding Jobs Lost Through Automation
Jul 10, 2015
Lost your job due to technology? Great - now you are free to be more human —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
50: Silicon Valley Magic Dust
Jul 8, 2015
How Can We Change The World For The Better - Disrupt The Old Ways And Put People First —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
49: Automation Is Awesome
Jul 7, 2015
As the ATM made life so much easier, what else can we automate —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
48:Mobile Interfaces Need Context
Jun 17, 2015
One of the biggest failiings of mobile devices is that they dont change based on where they are —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
47: Time To Jump Into The Sharing Economy
Jun 3, 2015
Stand in your living room and look around: Bet there are at least 100 on-demand sharing economy businesses to start —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
46: Stop Spending Time On Things You Hate
May 19, 2015
Are you living your dream? If not, now is the time —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
45: Why Im Not Buying An Apple Watch Just Yet
Apr 30, 2015
Why Im Not Buying An Apple Watch Just Yet —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
44: Innovation Is A Mindset
Apr 21, 2015
Big and Old companies seem to be less innovative than Small and Young ones, but thats just the mindset —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
43: Stop Running For Airplanes
Apr 15, 2015
Are you throwing stuff out without any kind of user testing? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
42: Heaven And Hell Is Other People
Apr 2, 2015
Is Hell Other People, as Jean-Paul Sartre famously said? Or are they heaven? Both, actually. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
41: There Has Never Been A Better Time To Create
Mar 25, 2015
Time To Create - the tools out there now make it super easy for anyone to create —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
40: Ageism In Silicon Valley
Mar 19, 2015
Ageism is not really much of a deep dark secret in Silicon Valley —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
39: Startup Success Requires Idea, Execution and Timing
Mar 18, 2015
Back in 2007, we came up with something like Meerkat, but both the technology and the market werent ready for it yet. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
38: The Architecture Of The Future
Mar 11, 2015
In the future, our homes will be designed around our lives, not the other way around. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
37: Your Car Is Now A Consumer Electronic
Mar 10, 2015
Will we start upgrading our cars as often as we upgrade our smartphones? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
36: Remove The Human Improve The Experience
Mar 4, 2015
Have you noted that when you remove the human, you improve the experience. Where else csn humans be removed in your business in order to improve your customers experience? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this…
35: Agile Is Eating The World
Mar 3, 2015
Is agile software development eating the world, or is life finally infecting software development, and the “ACTUALLY” contest continues —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
34: Boycotting The Listicle And Apple Gets Into Cars
Feb 23, 2015
We should boycott the listicle, I mean have you ever learned anything from a listicle? Also, Apple gets into cars and the “ACTUALLY” contest continues. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast:…
33: For Valentines: Where Is The Perfect Dating App?
Feb 13, 2015
Considering that mating is one of the core things that humans do, Im surprised that no one has invented the perfect dating app yet. Startup founders, time to figure this one out. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support…
32: Lets Make Startup Reporting Fair And Balanced
Feb 12, 2015
Lets Make Startup Reporting Fair And Balanced —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
31: More Visibility Tips For Your Startup
Feb 10, 2015
Stalking the influencers, seeding, virality. Dont be intimidated! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
30: Startup Success : Visibility First
Feb 9, 2015
What is the single most important thing your startup needs? VISIBILITY —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
29: Startup Failures
Feb 2, 2015
Why does no one ever talk about failed startups? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
28: Tech Startups 101, Plus The New Sales Approach
Jan 27, 2015
Tech Startups 101, Plus The New Sales Approach —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
27: No Business Card? Seriously?
Jan 26, 2015
No Business Card? Seriously? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
26: Google Glass We Hardly Knew Ya
Jan 19, 2015
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25: Droning On About Drones
Jan 14, 2015
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24: Big Brothering Ourselves At CES
Jan 12, 2015
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23: 2015: The Year Of YOLO
Jan 5, 2015
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22: Facebook Wins The Login Wars
Dec 18, 2014
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21: Do You Really Need A Blog?
Dec 17, 2014
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20: Startup Monday : Save My Domain
Dec 15, 2014
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19: The Most Disruptive Innovation Is…
Dec 9, 2014
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18: The Future Is Magic
Dec 8, 2014
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17: Google Is Your Dad
Oct 27, 2014
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16: A Seamless World
Oct 15, 2014
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15: The Uber Effect
Oct 2, 2014
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14: The Future Of Work
Oct 1, 2014
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13: Is Ello The Future OF The Social Network?
Sep 29, 2014
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12: Apple Watch: A Triumph Of Incremental Innovation
Sep 23, 2014
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11: Hyperpersonalization Deters Innovation
Sep 22, 2014
Hyperpersonalization will keep us in a safe cocoon of content. Pull off the feedbag of content and feed yourself for a change —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
10: Haircuts, Pie And Cupcakes
Oct 30, 2013
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9; You Only Really Need One Skill
Oct 23, 2013
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8: Planning Vs. Resilience
Oct 8, 2013
If life is change, why plan? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
7: Don’t Let The Law Stop You
Oct 3, 2013
There were plenty of businesses which were originally illegal - don’t let that stop you from exploring them. —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
6: Time To Disrupt Education
Sep 24, 2013
Looking for another area to develop some disruptive innovation? Try education, its way past ripe —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
5: A String Of Failed Startups Is Better Than None
Sep 18, 2013
Even if your startup is embarrassing, launch it anyway —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
4: Bring Back The Long Tail!
Sep 10, 2013
For too long, we’ve neglected it - time to bring it back and connect everyone to everyone —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
3: Cyborgs R Us
Sep 4, 2013
If you think about it - we are already cyborgs, we just need to realize that fact —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
2: Party Like A Rock Star
Aug 26, 2013
In the wake of Google’s $258M investment in Uber, I wonder what other kinds of rock star experiences can be brought to market? —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support
1: Innovation Is Dangerous
Aug 24, 2013
A business without an innovation group or program is like royalty with no heir: it’s the end of the line —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thinkfuture/support