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.
In a culture obsessed with youthful excellence from spelling bees to sport, music and entertainment Rich Karlgaard’s latest book Late Bloomers puts a brake on the traditional assumptions that lie behind that obsession. We are impatient in a way that might be damaging our society and future leaders need to be smarter about understanding the underlying values late bloomers bring with them for complex problem solving.