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If anything the pace of change from technology is speeding up. So how will 2013 be different than 2012? Will 2013 actually be the “year of collaboration?” Something people have been predicting every year for the last 20 years. I can remember writing articles in 1990 about “will this be the year for GroupWare?”

What I can say about 2013 is that more people are now aware of collaboration (in whatever form) and how critical it is to work. Many of my predictions are about new and sweeping technologies, but many others are about people and process…


Immersion, Leadership

I just returned from two days in the future. As part of my leadership work with a health care client, I joined them in visiting innovative disrupters in Silicon Valley, venture capital firms focused on the future in health care, as well as the remarkably accurate forecasting firm: Institute for the Future. Breathtaking. Mind boggling. And timely, as we start a new year, perhaps with resolve to realize a goal or bring about a desired future. My biggest takeaway from these days is that the VUCA world (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous) is intensifying and virtually everything is becoming either impossible or possible, depending on the leader…