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April 14th, 2021

A Decade of Cognitive Dissonance

  [Note to readers:  I have been AWOL here for the past few weeks as I had to finish the last draft of this latest book of mine.  I am back to regular posting here.  Thank you!]  The 2020s will be a decade of cognitive dissonance.  We will all experience more cognitive dissonance in the […]

 

 

March 24th, 2021

“The Future of Humanity”

This is the title of one of my most enjoyable podcasts with Don MacPherson, the creator of the 12 Geniuses Podcast series.  I usually don’t write a blog post about a podcast, but this one is worth letting you know about it. Don did a lot of preparation, including reading several of my books and […]

 

 

March 9th, 2021

#forkintheroadproject

Last fall I was having a couple of Zoom calls with two futurists for whom I have a great deal of respect.  We were talking about what we saw going on in the world, what the lasting effect of the global pandemic might be and what is ahead for this decade.  We all came to […]

 

 

November 4th, 2020

The 2020s: The Most Disruptive Decade in History

This decade will have more change, disruption, transformation and creative destruction than any other decade in history.  Thje four overarching dynamics of this decade are” The Age of Intelligence, The Age of Climate, The Reinvention  of Capitalsim and Democracy. This is my most useful book about the future that I have written in that is […]

 

 

November 2nd, 2020

Dark Winter Ahead

[Part of this column was published in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune]   U.S. The next three months will be a time of darkness in America.  This will be due to COVID-19.  We are entering a time when the past experiences we have had with the virus as a nation will seem more like a prologue.   […]

 

 

October 26th, 2020

All the Cascading Consequences Ahead

 [This column was published earlier here in Medium] Everything that is happening now will be triggering cascading consequences well into the future. We are all so fully immersed in the disruption we are going through… there are huge problems we are managing as leaders, workers, parents, students and simply being family members. It is difficult […]

 

 

October 12th, 2020

Utopia or Oblivion?

  “Whether it is to be Utopia or Oblivion will be a touch-and-go relay race right up to the final moment… Humanity is in a final exam as to whether or not it qualifies for continuance in the Universe.” – R. Buckminster Fuller, Utopia or Oblivion                   Fuller wrote this back in 1969, an incredibly […]

 

 

August 25th, 2020

The Market of XYZ

For the moment, please indulge me a level of opacity.  I want to present a very large and highly respected market segment of the US economy in abstraction.   In the last 50 years, the XYZ marketplace has become ever more central to the US.  It has become the envy of the world.  People from […]

 

 

August 9th, 2020

Taking Stock – National and Global Forecasts

The last five months, since America and the world entered into a lock down to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus, have been completely unique and devastating. It is time to look back at the forecasts I made during 2020 to see not just what was correct, but to alter and update forecasts as […]

 

 

July 21st, 2020

The 2020s: The Most Disruptive Decade in History – Part 2

  In an earlier post, I introduced this latest book of mine.  Since then the sales have been strong and the reader feedback all positive.  This has led to a number of interviews, podcasts and the creation of some short videos about the book which I would like to share here with you. Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkN4HmkGECU&list=PLq5T78Dm2d9zXMA8v28G_pHrP0DyafZEk&index=2&t=1s […]

 

 

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David Houle has been called “the CEOs futurist, having spoken to or advised more than 3,500 CEOs in the last 10 years.

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