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Jan 6, 2019

We conclude Season 1 of Future Skills with an extra-long discussion about the top tips and ideas we learned from the following 15 guests:

  • Martin Sandquist – Finance Billionaire
  • Barry Schwartz – Psychology Professor
  • Tyler Cowen – Economist
  • Walter Kiechel – Fortune Magazine & Harvard Business Review
  • Seth Godin...


Dec 17, 2018

We discuss 5 global problems (water, food, climate, energy, health and 5 big technologies that may be used in solving them (AI, automation, biotech, nanotech, 3D printing/additive manufacturing). 

We call this the 5x5 Matrix: Click for image (if it doesn't show below).

3 more problems are discussed: Education,...


Dec 10, 2018

Alternate headline: "How You Can Own a Little Robot Butler, Like Rocky in 1984"

We delve into Mikael's strong interest for robotics and automation. Mikael makes a strong case for why robotics will be "the new auto industry", with lots of other industries converging into one massive industry. And how YOU can position...


Nov 26, 2018

We answer questions from listeners and subscribers to our newsletter.

 

The following questions are answered in the episode:

 

  1. What is the distinction between perseverance vs. bull-headedness?
  2. What websites do you often visit?
  3. What have you had to give up to get where you are today?
  4. What motivates you?
  5. What was the...


Oct 21, 2018

How To Avoid Herd Mentality.

Stephenie Meyers broke all the rules and created a $3 Billion Dollar franchise (just with movies), sold 120 million books, and in the process, created a new genre: “Vampire-Romance”. So don’t underestimate her powers.

We talk about how to get started diverging from the crowd. Before...