If you won’t be an active participant in society and the world of work and business 5 years from now you can just ignore this…
For the rest of us? It’s time to pay serious attention.
Because most of us, myself included, don’t understand exponential growth at all! And the exponential growth in technology is what is going to catch us completely off guard. More so if we are not paying attention!
To give you a quick grasp of how frighteningly fast exponential growth is check out this short 2min video explanation.
In the stadium example in this explainer, the scary thing is that the stadium is still 97% empty 5mins before it fills up completely.
I see this a lot. When I talk about the coming dramatic changes I often see people thinking “what is he smoking?” or “how can we go from where we are today to THAT??”
Exponential growth – thats how!
Skills ARE the issue of our times – for adults and young people.
This discussion with Toby Walsh is well worth the listen.
Question: what are you doing to get yourself and your kids, if you have, ready for what’s about to happen?