Forbes Insights Futures In Focus is about tomorrow’s world and how visionaries and leaders are thinking about it, helping us design for it, and guiding us towards it so that we can thrive. Nothing is certain about the future except the need to design differently for it than the world we live in today. Host is Michael Gale, best-selling author of The Digital Helix.
This is part two of a two part interview - A world where investing in you might be your best personal financial plan. The world of personal finance in 2030 is going to change in many ways. We are going to work longer and differently and for many of us will have the burden of paying for those that have not managed their own personal finances to accommodate for an extra five, or ten years’ work presents whole range of challenges for us as a society? The podcast with Joel Deitch the founder of the Commonwealth fund ($160bn in assets) is a window into how we can re balance ourselves towards a future where enormous leaps in bio-technology as well as more traditional technologies like 3D printing of organs will become daily realities. AI and the Internet of things, Quantum computing, the cloudification of near everything will change our lives. We should expect both of these technology engines to change how we think about our own personal financial management models for 2030 and beyond. We will be tracked by healthcare company, rewarded for the right behaviors we have to manage and will live longer because of it.
See this podcast as a guide to what we should be doing as leaders in organizations to help our people best prepare for a financial future that will need to be managed differently.