Hearing the call

The call is a chance, a fleeting glimpse of the future, that can disappear in an instant. It can be a vision, thought, sound, or smell, that stimulates a connection in your mind, and for a brief moment, shows what could be. Whether or not you act on that opportunity is up to you.  It’s often here for a moment … Read More

Creativity is the Next Economic Revolution

Big Think featured a piece entitled, “Why Creativity is the Next Economic Revolution.”  Here’s a description: Cartoon Network president Christina Miller, we must prepare for the creativity revolution. It’s an imperative both for individuals looking for their place in the new economy, and for companies creating products for new generations—digital natives who expect a seamless experience of digital products. That’s … Read More

Technological forces that will shape the future

Wired magazine editor Kevin Kelly has a new book:  The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future. “Technology is human’s accelerant,” says Kelly. We are moving in a state of continuous flux, with products becoming services and processes, and even nouns becoming verbs. “These forces are trajectories, not destinies. They offer no predictions of where we end … Read More