Category Archives: New Book

The Future…

Here’s the cover for one of my new books – available towards the end of this year.

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New book on scenario planning

It’s done. Oliver and I have sent it off for an edit. If you are interested here’s the intro. People have always been curious about what lies over the horizon or around the next corner. Books that speculate about the shape … Continue reading

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Gamification

I’m listening to Old Ideas by Leonard Cohen (I love it but the kids really hate it!) trying to work out whether gamification can be justified as one of the ’50 big ideas’ in one of my new books. It’s … Continue reading

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New book

Here’s the contents from one of my new books. The only thing that’s bugging me is whether synthetic biology should be featured as one of the key ideas. Currently it’s mentioned under some of the other ideas. 1. Politics & … Continue reading

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Where and when do you do your best thinking?

I like this. I am using an edited version of this quote in my new book, Future Minds, but I rather like this longer version. It reminds me of a guy at IBM that I once did some work for. … Continue reading

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New book…

New cover…

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Paperless offices – a rant

Getting back to physical offices, it’s not just the workers that are starting to disappear but the paperwork too. Historically, paper has always been an important part of office life and the idea of a paperless office has been a … Continue reading

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Preface From New Book (pre-edit)

“Google knows everything” – Nick, aged 8. This is a book about how the digital era is changing our minds. It is about how new digital objects and environments, such as the internet, mobile phones and e-books are re-wiring our … Continue reading

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My New Book (Help Please!)

I’m 40,000 words into writing a new book and I need some help. The book is about ideas and I have a simple question to ask. The question is: Where and when do you do your best thinking? I’m after … Continue reading

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