Design Thinking

As a futurist keynote speaker and trends expert, I find that it's important to remind audiences up-front: Despite common misconceptions, futurists aren’t psychic, and we don’t actually predict the future for a living. Instead, we serve as market researchers and digital anthropologists of a sort....

As many new workplace trends and workforce innovations as COVID-19, political uncertainty, and market upheaval have ushered in, finding ways to successfully inspire and motivate employees is often simpler than you might suspect. In fact, as we've found in our market research, sometimes, all it...

Like corporate culture keynote speakers are prone to point out, everything in business starts with mission and values. As much as topics like creativity, innovation, and new workforce trends hog headlines, your ability to successfully leverage all depends on your workforce's capacity to learn, adapt,...

Wondering what the future of work holds, and which new workforce trends and innovations will define tomorrow's workplace? The latest installment in our series of articles summarizing our recent market research helps break it down.Topic: Creating a More Flexible Approach to Work: Redesigning Employee SchedulesScenario:...

As top futurists/speakers, our team often weighs in on topics like leadership, change management, and innovation, including new workforce trends and innovations. In the latest installment of our ongoing series that offers a quick recap and recent research, we discuss what it takes to keep...

Virtual presentations and online webinars: Are they the future of meetings, conferences, and events? It's a fair question given current shifts in the tradeshow, destination marketing, and meeting planning industries? We continue our series of market research and case studies by sharing our recent findings...