Futuristic Thinking

Definition: Imagining, envisioning, projecting and/or predicting what has not been realized.

Futuristic thinkers have the ability to look past the events of today and into the possibilities of tomorrow. They can visualize compulsory new ideas about customers, products, services, strategies and business models. Tomorrow’s leaders will need to think further into the future, and implement ideas in a timely manner, to remain competitive in a world that will change faster than we can understand. In this section, you will learn skills needed to sharpen your ability to predict changes long before your competition.

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How to Break the 5 Habits That Hurt Ideation

| Oct 21, 2021

Many companies find it hard to prioritize ideation. Here are five ways to break the pattern and gather a wealth of ideas for your organization.

Prepare Employees to Look to the Future

By Dr. Evans Baiya | Sep 2, 2021

Without imagination, innovation stalls in the present. Futuristic thinking is a critical skill for everyone—business owners, leaders, veteran team members, an

Allow Your Wild & Wonderful Wants to Bloom

By Jalene Case | Jun 18, 2021

What do you want? This question is simple on the surface but the answers to it can sculpt your life, define your goals, and bring a myriad of emotions from frus

6 Steps to Reinvent Your Future

By Dr. Evans Baiya | Jun 3, 2021

If there was ever a time to contemplate a reinvention, it’s now. The last year and a half has been challenging for a variety of reasons, and we’ve all coll

The New Pandemic

| May 27, 2021

Eight out of 10 American adults have it—you’ve probably caught it. It’s costing you in more ways than you know. In fact, it is estimated to be costing emp

How an Inner Foundation Can Keep You On-Track

By Jalene Case | May 13, 2021

Life bumped me off-track recently. I needed to catch-up with myself, to remind myself of what matters, to ground myself in who I want to be and how I want to sh

Take a Snapshot

By Dr. Lisa Aldisert | Apr 28, 2021

The first quarter has come and gone and if you haven't already done so, it’s a good time to take a snapshot of what's going on in your business. After all, if

The Impact Of Women In Leadership

| Mar 31, 2021

In recent years, there has been an emphasis on the professional development of females and the need to provide them with opportunities for leadership positions.

6 Ways to Innovate Your Business Model

| Mar 25, 2021

The pandemic has given us all an opportunity to build a new business future. Market disruption equals opportunity for those willing to look and work for it. Thi

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Great Leaders Needed

By Ron Price | Mar 23, 2021

We need great leaders more than ever before. There are so many disruptive forces in the world today that without good leadership we will experience more and mor

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How to Choose Between “Want” and “Should”

By Jalene Case | Feb 24, 2021

Doing what we want to do brings fulfillment and joy. On the other hand, doing what we think we should do can bring discomfort and confusion. The tricky thing is

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Take Charge of Your Learning

By Ron Price | Feb 5, 2021

This was advice I received from one of my mentors back in the ‘90s. He said, “As soon as I think I have learned something, I discover I haven’t learned en