What Will Technology Look Like in 2050?


I’m a big fan of Jacob Morgan’s regular podcast The Future Of Work, and I particularly enjoyed listening to his recent interview with Daniel Franklin, the executive editor of The Economist and author of the new book Megatech: Technology in 2050. In this episode, they explore a ...

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How Millennials Will Lead in the C-Suite


The Knowledge@Wharton podcast, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, features interviews with speakers, academics, researchers, consultants and other experts.

In this episode, former Aetna CEO Ron Williams and The Conference Board’s Rebecca Ray discuss some of the surpris...

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Managing Disruption Means Doing Two Things At the Same Time


Disruption – by definition – hits existing businesses the hardest, so you would expect boards and senior leaders to create effective plans for managing disruptive forces in their industry. Yet, time and time again, we hear about established players – even the biggest in an industry...

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How to Use the Secrets of Great TED Presenters in Your Online Meetings


The world-famous “TED Talks” have set a new standard in presentation skills. Many of the techniques of TED presenters can be adapted for online use, even in shorter presentations as part of online meetings. Learn from the best TED Talks, and adapt these techniques to make your next onl...

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Recommended Podcast: Between Worlds


  Australian futurist Mike Walsh interviews interesting people from his travels around the world. The audio quality isn’t always the best, because some of the interviews are in a noisy cafe or conference hall, but the content is usually interesting.   ...

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How to Build a TED-Style Online Presentation in One Hour or Less – Free Webinar Tomorrow


The world-famous “TED Talks” have set a new standard in presentation skills, and many audiences expect far more now from presenters. This can be a challenge for online presentations, because some of the techniques that work for a TED Talk don’t work in online presentations. But y...

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The Next Step in Nanotechnology


George Tulevski researches the use nanomaterials for the next generation of computers. In this TED Talk, he talks more broadly about the power and potential of nanotechnology. If you don’t know much about nanotechnology, it’s a good introduction. And if you do know about it and want to k...

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How to Lead From Everywhere – Free Webinar Next Week



The workplace – and what employees want from it – has changed over the years. The standard workplace of the past was an office with everybody working the same hours, at the same time, in the same place, focussed on the same goals. Modern workplaces are different, with distributed teams working ...

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Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World


My dietitian friend and client Julie Meek helps busy executives and leaders maintain their health, fitness and energy. This is an important issue for these leaders, because they often have chaotic, unpredictable lifestyles, so it’s difficult for them to get into a routine of regular meals, reg...

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Free E-Book: Expect More From 2017


At the start of each year, I invite my clients to contribute a short article to an e-book full of tips and strategies for success in your personal and professional life.
This is what you will find in this year’s edition:

An Alternative Point of View to Expecting More! – David Penglase
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