The future of jobs and education

The future of jobs and education

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF As AI and other Robo automation tools and technologies become increasingly proficient it is increasingly clear that more and more jobs will suffer the same fate – automation.   Life is a learning experience, or so they say. Broadly speaking educational activities can be split...

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Will Artificial Intelligence really destroy the world?

Will Artificial Intelligence really destroy the world?

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Artificial Intelligence says push the red button but the Ant says “No.”   As I write this article I’m travelling on an Airbus A380-800, one of the most advanced passenger planes in the world but despite the fact we have the technology to operate it...

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The history of the “Genesis Engine”, CRISPR

The history of the “Genesis Engine”, CRISPR

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Scientists have discovered the Genesis Engine, a technology that gives them the keys to the Code of Life.   Spiny grass and scraggly pines creep amid the arts and crafts buildings of the Asilomar Conference Grounds, 100 acres of dune where California’s Monterey Peninsula hammerheads into...

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The Creative Machines are coming

The Creative Machines are coming

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Creativity is said to be a uniquely “Human” gift but while we can argue the semantics it appears that increasingly machines share the same gift, albeit algorithmic rather than chemical.   Many people believe that creativity is a uniquely human trait but what about self...

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Pt. 18 of 18. Trust, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 18 of 18. Trust, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 17 of 18. Foreign expansion, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 17 of 18. Foreign expansion, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 16 of 18. Spying, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 16 of 18. Spying, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 15 of 18. Process, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 15 of 18. Process, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – 18 leadership lessons from organised crime Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of...

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Pt. 14 of 18. React in real time, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 14 of 18. React in real time, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 13 of 18. Jurisdictions, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 13 of 18. Jurisdictions, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 12 of 18. Innovation, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 12 of 18. Innovation, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – 18 leadership lessons from organised crime Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of...

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Pt.11 of 18. Perks, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt.11 of 18. Perks, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 10 of 18. Loyalty, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 10 of 18. Loyalty, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 9 of 18. Consistency, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 9 of 18. Consistency, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 8 of 18. Lean teams, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 8 of 18. Lean teams, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 7 of 18. Local touch, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 7 of 18. Local touch, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 6 of 18. Solving internal problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 6 of 18. Solving internal problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 5 of 18. Solving external problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 5 of 18. Solving external problems, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 4 of 18. Decision making, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 4 of 18. Decision making, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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Pt. 3 of 18. Lobbying, leadership lessons from organised crime

Pt. 3 of 18. Lobbying, leadership lessons from organised crime

For the good of society – Preface In Part 1, “Ambition” we set the scene. According to Interpol, the UN and WTO the organised crime industry is one of the worlds largest with quantifiable revenues of at least $3 Trillion per year and despite trillions of dollars worth of investment to counter...

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