Cecily Sommers is a futurist with an unorthodox background in medicine and dance, combined with experience in brand strategy and product development. We discuss what changes, what doesn’t and what’s next from her new book Think Like A Futurist.
Guests include local businessman Andy Killion, professor John Taylor of Stanford, brainologist Lee Gerdes, technology expert Phil Simon, Woody Brock author of American Gridlock and Mari Smith, the Pied Piper of the online world.
Simon Mainwaring is a branding consultant for the digital age who was dismayed at the Me First attitude of many in business before the Great Recession. He blends the need to do good with the need for profits and helps companies do both. We look at the principles in his book We First and relate them to Occupy Wall Street and other worldwide movements.
Josh Linkner is the Founder, Chairman and former CEO of ePrize, the largest interactive promotion agency in the world and three other startup companies. We discuss his proven system to drive breakthrough creativity from his book Disciplined Dreaming.
Dan Schawbel is the New York Times’ personal branding guru. Fast Company calls him a “personal branding force of nature.” He tells us how to improve our career, or job search, by better personal branding.