Space to Work

I’m not here at the FUSE Conference to report on the content of every speaker, but let me briefly summarise the nature of Darralyn Rieth’s talk. She and her team at Campbell’s Soup were stranded in a dull, boring, drab, cubicle-laded office within...

Ray Kurzweil on Change

“I disagree that ‘Change is the only constant’. Change is accelerating.” — Ray Kurzweil at the FUSE Conference 2010 Kurzweil calls the rapid progress in our society “The Law of Accelerated Returns”. It applies primarily to...

The Good Guys

In hearing Jim Stengel’s speech about transforming brands, I am reminded of that little principle that is often shocking to the established business world: The most successful brands in the future are not necessarily the ones with the biggest bottom line, but...

The Royal Burger

Close your eyes and think of McNuggets The other day I watched a great documentary series on the history of The Royal Navy called Empire of the Seas. Being a huge history nerd and Anglophile, I ate it up. And I was taken aback to hear about how the Navy was...