This growing rich-poor disconnect was a major theme at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, which took place the week prior to Mr. Obama’s speech.
Rapidly crossing geographic, gender and generational boundaries, digital technologies are shifting power from traditional hierarchies to networked heterarchies. If you want to know where society is headed, follow the technology.
We are excited to share that at a black tie ceremony in London last night Thinkers50 listed Don Tapscott as the #4 most important business thinker in the world.
The Rob Ford spectacle in Toronto reflects a deeper problem: trust in our democratic institutions is collapsing.
I participated in SAP Business Innovation’s twelve part series on the Future of Business.
It’s been 20 years since I published Paradigm Shift. In 1991 we were barely at the cusp of the technology revolution.