Tag: Future of Business

How much do YOU believe in technology? A short video excerpt from my keynote at Global Leadership Summit 2015

This is a short excerpt of my talk on ‘a new relationship of man and machine’ at the Global Leadership Summit / London Business School   and https://gerd.fm/1HjlWg2 for the slides, podcasts and PDFs

Rebooting Business: the slides from my presentation at Fort Collins Startup Week. New vimeo and youtube videos

More information on Fort Collins Startup Week. Download: Rebooting business Gerd Leonhard Futurist FCSW14 Public-web (7MB PDF)  or use the Owncloud version 7MB (same file) Dropbox high res version (30MB PDF) Update:  a nice review of my talk just went online at the Northern Colorado Business Report website: Tech Challenges creating Future Opportunities But it’s ...

The 10 Most Fascinating And Provocative If Not Alarming Technology Trends – Forbes (VUCA and Peter Drucker quote)

Peter Drucker offered advice for business leaders that is relevant to all of us. Uncertainty — in the economy, society, politics — has become so great as to render futile, if not counterproductive, the kind of planning most companies still practice: forecasting based on probabilities read more: The 10 Most Fascinating And Provocative ...

Total reset: the future of business. My slides from the VISA Istanbul ‘Business Unusual’ event today

Download 10MB PDF via Dropbox Download 10 MB PDF via Owncloud (my own server) All other downloads at www.gerdcloud.com    

My presentation from today’s talk on the future of business in a networked society (GBTA conference Praque)

2 sources: Dropbox (7MB PDF) Gerd’s Owncloud (7MB PDF) Event details (GBTA Europe Conference Prague)

Disruption and the Future of Business (presentation at YPO Alpine event in Geneva, yesterday)

I really enjoyed my gig at the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) Geneva meeting last night – very interesting crowd, great organization. I spoke on the blissful topic of DISRU::::PTION and the Future of Business, Commerce, and Technology.  You can download the PDF via my online sharing site (dropbox folder) GerdCloud.com ...

What’s The Future of Business – a new book by Brian Solis

Fellow speaker and kinda-futurist Brian Solis has released a new book – am reading it right now and would definitely recommend it. Hugh McLeod @gapingvoid did the illustrations – great stuff, too. What’s The Future of Business? What’s the Future of Business? The future of business comes down to shared experiences. And ...

The Future of Business in the Open Economy (video of my presentation at the Fundacao Dom Cabral, Brazil)

This is a rather lengthy (but worth it, I hope:) 90 minute+ video of my June 23, 2010 presentation on "New Insights: The Future of Business – trends, future scenarios and key insights" at the Fundacao Dom Cabral (FDC) in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. The PDF with the slides can be downloaded ...

The Future of Business: My 14 Key Memes (Video and Slideshow)

Fresh from the video-baking oven here in Switzerland (yes, unfortunately I had to cancel my speaking engagement in Helsinki – the Volcano thing got in the way;) here are 14 key memes that I think will impact the Future of Business: Web-Native by Default, Mobile First, From Network to Networked, ...

Future trends in business communications: Phone stops ringing, eMail slows down, Social Nets & Media explode

Image by gleonhard via Flickr I don’t know about you but I have been observing a significant shift in how people communicate, professionally as well as socially and privately.  While only 7-10 years ago, most of the work was done on the phone (I recall living in .com boom-town numero uno, ...


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