Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.
~ Ralph Marston
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
~ Ellen Parr
What matters most in life is different for each of us. It becomes more important when an aspect our life is threatened though. When the things we take for granted are shaken – not stirred. This happened to someone I know recently.
There is a wave of technology that is about to wash over us. Some organisations are already tinkering at the edges, others have fully embraced it. It is the rise of the robots. Artificial intelligence. And, it is coming to a workplace near you!
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare;
it is because we do not dare that things are difficult.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The core work of the Institute for the Future for the Phoenix University Research Institute is to forecast emerging trends and discontinuities that will transform global society and the global market place. This post focuses on their projections on future work skills.
Great artists make the roads; good teachers and good companions can point them out. But there ain’t no free rides, baby. No hitchhiking. And if you want to strike out in any new direction – you go alone. With a machete in your hand and the fear of God in your heart.
~ Ursula Le Guin