Digital Disruption

“A key concern that all the experts bring up is the ethics of artificial intelligence.”, Thomas Hornigold. AI is one of the biggest hype topics of our time - next to Cryptocurrency maybe ;-) Is it hype or reality? Hard to say based on my experience interviewing some of the leading AI researchers and experts for my Podcast. No doubt, AI is impacting our lives in almost every aspect; and a lot more than we assume or expect. The big question is...

Talk Like TED – The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds SUMMARY OF THE BOOK TALK LIKE TED BY CARMINE GALLO ‘ Talk Like TED is a smart, practical book that will teach you how to give a kick-butt presentation. This book is about discovering what moves you and then moving others with your vision.” – Daniel Pink, #1 New York Times bestselling author on the back of ‘Talk Like TED’ Carmine Gallo distilled nine public-speaking secrets out of hundreds of...

INTRODUCTION INTO VIRTUAL SUMMITS During the last few weeks, we have run three more virtual summits in very different areas – Entrepreneurship, Veganism and Gut Health – with thousands of participants. A Virtual Summit is an online event where you gather a number of experts on a topic who present or share their expertise with the audience. Everything is online (though there are hybrids possible) and the Host creates an “event buzz” to maximise the level of engagement. In this article, I...

Brendon Burchard’s new book opens with this quote from Aristoteles: “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” Would you agree that it is still true in today’s Digital Age? So, what does make excellence or High Performance? In my humble view, one of the best people...

Think about the question for a moment! The answer, I believe, is quite simple but might not be what you expected to hear – it’s MORE. People want more success at work. They want more happiness. They want more passion in their relationships. They want more energy and vibrancy in their life. They want to be more productive and get more done. They want more meaning in what they are doing. Everyone wants more of the good things in life, right? And that’s perfectly fine. To get there,...

Most of us understand the concept of exponential. At each step, you double the value. So when you start with 2, next is 4, then 8, then 16 and so on. As a former “computer geek”, I know that 2×10 is 1,024 and 2×16 is 65,536 – that were the number of bytes in my first computer. It was a Commodore 64. That’s a long time ago and Moore’s Law has worked every since. But do we really reflect on what exponential...