Disrupting the Tradespeople Market with Rated People’s CEO Celia Francis (MDE290)

Celia Francis is CEO of Rated People, a marketplace in the UK for tradespeople, such as plumbers and electricians. Rated People is a disruptive player, making waves. In this interview with Celia, we look at the challenges of setting up … Continue reading

How Best To Optimise Your LinkedIn Networking?

Have you noticed any changes in LinkedIn recently? Are you over– or under-whelmed by the LinkedIn experience? Regularly, I can say that I feel rather frustrated with the constant flood of connection requests. I would say that LinkedIn networking is not … Continue reading

How To Gauge And Boost Your Influencer Marketing Strategy

From everything I hear and read, it’s fair to say that brand marketing teams — at least at major consumer-facing companies — have all now established some kind of influencer marketing strategy. With influencer marketing platforms becoming more mainstream, funds … Continue reading

Reflections after my 25th Reunion at INSEAD on Life, Leadership & Business

I arrived in Fontainebleau (France) on the heels of a lot of travel, to return to where I spent a marvellous year at the INSEAD Business School. Truth be told, the reunion spirit started virtually well before thanks to Facebook … Continue reading

Building a trusted digital identity infrastructure for the world with James Monaghan at Evernym (MDE283)

James Monaghan is VP Product Management at Evernym, a startup based out of Utah, building the next generation of identity infrastructure for the world. It’s a fascinating project, tackling a big challenge that is designed to enable trusted peer interactions … Continue reading

Exploring and Exploiting IoT Internet of Things with Will Donovan, founder of Atmos XR (MDE276)

Will Donovan is founder and CEO of the non-profit Curtis Leadership Foundation, helping to prepare future leaders and innovators to embody their values, build trust, harness their inspirations and launch future-proof careers. He’s also founder and CEO of Atmos Digital, … Continue reading

Using social media and crafting the best strategy to drive your business in 2018 with Neal Schaffer (MDE273)

Neal Schaffer is an author of multiple books and one of the more well-known thought leaders in marketing, and especially in social media marketing. In this conversation, we discuss what it takes to build up trust, how to work with … Continue reading

How To Develop The Futureproof Mindset

Whenever I get an inside view of a company culture, it seems so easy to find the faults. But what of the recipes for success? The bigger question becomes: How to develop a futureproof mindset? My first port of call … Continue reading

Announcement – Futureproof Is Business Book Award Finalist – Embracing Change

We are delighted to announce that Futureproof has been voted a finalist in the inaugural Business Book Award 2018 in the category, Embracing Change. The awards ceremony event will be held on March 16, 2018 at the The Grange City Hotel London. Caleb Storkey … Continue reading

How Best To Handle Those Linkedin Connection Requests?

I have written about handling Linkedin connection requests in the past, but there continues to be a thorny, never-ending stream of invitations in my Linkedin inbox. I’m sure that you, like me, get connection requests that leave you scratching your … Continue reading