Future Trends

Change management speakers love to give virtual presentations and key note speeches filled with flowery prose and catchy stories about why it's important to keep up with changes in life and business. But the truth is, it's far simpler to do so than even they...

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....

Many top futurist speakers note: Business leadership best practices, change management essentials, and workforce trends are quickly being upended in the wake of COVID-19 and ongoing geopolitical and economic uncertainty. But despite growing market volatility, learning to surf these incoming waves of change doesn't have...

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:...

Our live and online leadership training classes and management courses frequently remind audiences of a simple point: Tomorrow's leaders are motivated by different factors than yesterday's management teams, and the new skills needed for success (and new factors needed to attract and retain high-performing talent)...

As management keynote speakers, we often advise executive teams: It's not enough to be effective managers in such a fast-changing business climate - you also have to become adept futurists, and work harder to establish yourselves as anticipatory leaders. After all, learning to discern what's...