Recommended Reading: Best Business Books

The latest edition of The Economist has a cover article about lifelong learning being one of the most important things you can do to survive in an age of automation. A crucial part of lifelong learning is reading. I hope

10 Top Tips to Keep Learning

An ‘adaptive challenge’ is defined as, ‘knowing what to do when you don’t know what to do’. In today global context leaders are increasingly facing more and more adaptive challenges. In an adaptive challenge learning becomes a fundamental ingredient in

Top 5 in the Future of Work (29 Aug 2015)

My top five best reads on issues related to the future of work this past week: Inclusive Leadership The Answer To Diversity In The Workplace, by one of our ex-associates, Buhle Dlamini Inc magazine: 3 Reasons Millennials Are Getting Fired

Top 5 in the Future of Work (14 Aug 2014)

Here are my top five reads about the future of work from this past week: Ray Kurzweil’s “Law of Accelerating Returns” for the digital revolution Future of the Internet – 8 Expanding Dimensions, by futurist Thomas Frey A Long Read,

Top 5 in the Future of Work (7 Aug 2015)

My five best readings on the topic of the future of work from the past few days are: Spotting the difference between a Baby Boomer and Generation Z – and why it matters for marketers One of my favourite management

Top 5 this week in the Future of Work (28 July 2015)

Here are my top five reads of the last few days on the topic of the future of work – and these are all superb this week: Elon Musk on How to Innovate: 20 Quotes – What does this brilliant

Top 5 this week in The Future of Work (19 July 2015)

Here are the top 5 articles I have read in the last few days that shine a light on how the world around us – especially the world of work – is changing: Scientists are on the cusp of these

Top 5 this week in The Future of Work (8 July 2015)

After a week’s break for a family holiday, I am back at work, and doing what I do: researching disruptive change and the future of work. Here are my top five reads from the past few days: McKinsey report: Unlocking

Top 5 reads in the Future of Work (16 June 2015)

Here are the top five articles I read on the Future of Work this past week: Companies run by women perform better The fruitless search for extraordinary people willing to take ordinary jobs How Self-Driving Cars Could Radically Transform Cities

Top 5 Reads: The Future World of Work (12 June 2015)

My top 5 reads on the future world of work this past week have been the following: A bit of self promotion first: Our new book was launched this past week, “Leading in a Changing World”. You can get the

Top 5: This week in the Future of Work

Here are my five top reads of this past week. Each one this week is a classic. Take your time to go through these five – you won’t regret it. A set of slides from a presentation: The Generationally Intelligent

Top 5 Reads this week on The Future of Work (22 May 2015)

Here are the top 5 articles I read this past week on the forces shaping our world right now, and how we should respond to them: The four global forces breaking all the trends – McKinsey on: The world economy’s

Top 5 Reads this week on The Future of Work (15 May 2015)

Every week, I list my top five reads of the previous few days, all focused on understanding the way our world is changing and how this will affect our lives. Enjoy this week’s list: Unless You Are Spock, Irrelevant Things

Top 5: This week in the Future of Work (7 May 2015)

Each week, I list my top 5 articles, websites, blogs or online resources of the past seven days. These are not always brand new items on the Net – some come from a few months or years back, but they

Top 5: This week in the Future of Work (1 May 2015)

Here are the top five articles I have read this week relating to the changing world of work, leadership and disruptive trends. The sword, the printing press and the algorithm: Three technologies that changed the world Cisco’s CEO on Staying

Top five: This week in the Future of Work (23 April 2015)

Starting today, I am going to be writing a weekly blog entry on my top five reads for the last seven days, specifically focusing on disruptive change, future trends and how they’re influencing -and shaping – the world of work.