"A healthy fear of failure is just an ingredient for eventual success!" – Futurist Jim Carroll
Remember that phrase: fail early, fail often?
History has taught us that some of the most successful product launches of all time were as the result of earlier dismal failures. Apple didn't get to the iPod without the earlier Newton. (I actually had o...
The rapid evolution of genomic science, the acceleration of gene therapy, the virtualization of healthcare with medical device connectivity, the changing nature of the relationship between patients and doctors, an explosion in medical knowledge - the world of healthcare is in the midst of more change than it has seen in the last 100 years. This ...
"To supercharge your creativity, fire up your internal rebelalyzer!" - Futurist Jim Carroll
If it's not a word, it should be!
And if you are going to be a rebel, you'd better make sure that you regularly recharge your rebelliousness. Carry your rebelalyzer with you everywhere you go, ready to fire up your rebellious attitude!
"Instead of saying it can't be done - do something else!" - #Futurist Jim Carroll
The easiest thing in the world is to fall into a creative rut; to run out of steam; to recycle your thoughts; to redo things over and over again.
That sets in a mindset of defeat, and the more you try, the worse it gets.
So here's a secret to success...
I'm killing some time waiting for my flight in Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport, and with a little bit of jet-lag, needed to keep myself awake.
With that in mind, here's a tongue-in-cheek rant, based on what I've learned over a 25-year career as a futurist advising companies worldwide on what they must do to deal with the reality of a fast-c...
"It's the unknown and the unforeseen that will get you every time!" -#Futurist Jim Carroll
I'm in Paris this morning, and in just a few hours will spend time with the global risk & compliance division for a major global organization.
My focus? "The future of risk!" They've brought me in to get a future oriented looked at risks that...
"If your dilemma is making a decision - make a decision!" #Futurist Jim Carroll
Indecision is the root of all evil. At least, it impedes your progress, holds back your potential success, and puts yours into a zone of always wondering if you are doing the right thing.
So make it simple - start today by making a few decisions. Tackle tho...
A quick panel discussion question from my keynote in Muscat, Oman last year at the International Roads Union Summit.
Some food for thought on what might happen, and what needs to happen, when virtual trucks appear on the scene (somewhat soon!)
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Stamford, Connecticut is a hotbed of innovative companies. It only makes sense that they should take on big, bold issues for 2019. With that, the HMG Strategy group, in combination with the Society for Information Management (Fairfield/Westchester) chapter are bringing me in for a talk on "What Do World Class Innovators Do That Others Don't Do?"...
It's time to grow!
Focus on your future!
Need a path forward?
Destroy your negativity.
Single out your inaction.
Analyze your indecision.
Look for your blind spots.
Pinpoint your weaknesses.
Identify your biggest threats.
Search for your complacency.
Highlight your biggest failures.
Find your routines. Break them.