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Do This 1 Thing to Change the Future

Have you ever noticed in movies about time travel, that a single small thing changed in the past has the ripple effect that radically changes everything? Like your parents don’t meet and then not only are you gone but somehow that causes WWIII. There are so many things that were we to go back and...

The 1 Item All Great Things Have In Common

Looking at the news makes it SO EASY to want to pull the covers over our heads.  There’s so much happening these days that can be discouraging. Plus, with the plethora of fake news floating around, it’s hard to find the hard facts.  It’s not unusual to have our passion swept away, while we sit...

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...

Causing Collaboration at Scale with Suzanne Frindt

Burning Desire. Big Ideas. Bold Action Suzanna Frindt is no stranger to these concepts. Through her work as the former CEO of the Hunger Project and as a global leader in developing leadership with an expertise in community led development, she has been on the leading edge of cultivating a sense of self-resilience and dignity...

Bold Solutions for a Net Positive Humanity with Tom Chi

Tom Chi has dedicated his life’s work to making humanity net positive…this is no small undertaking. His approach is calm, grounded and factual. He’s an engineer, a developer and an inventor, the chair of the Buckminster Fuller Institute, managing partner at At One Ventures and was one of the founding members of the Google X...

Planetary Reorientation and Doing What you Love With Prince Ea

“As a species we didn’t survive because of competition, it was collaboration, it was us coming together in harmony as one that allowed us to be this species that we are today.” If there is one person on this planet who lives and breaths the importance of love and unity as the driving force for...

A Global Truth & Reconciliation Process with Amanda Joy Ravenhill

According to Amanda Joy Ravenhill’s reading, almost all past collapsed civilizations had two things in common: Natural resources weren’t respected. Radical wealth inequality happened right before collapse. As Amanda sees it, the signs are here and humanity needs to take a 180 degree turn, NOW.  “We’re so on the edge, I don’t think incremental change...

How to be a Good Ancestor to Future Generations With Atossa Soltani

We are currently functioning within an economic system that encourages exponential growth. The consequence of this type of growth has devastating ecological implications. Profit before compassion. We destroy the rainforest in the name of cheaper coffee beans. This week’s Bold.Ly Now guest, founder and executive director of Amazon Watch Atossa Soltani, describes this relationship with...

A Revolution of Mindset with Dr. Zach Bush

We live in unprecedented times, calling for an unprecedented upheaval of “the way things are”.  “I think this generation is ready for a real revolution, and it doesn’t have to be a violent one. I think it’s a revolution of philosophy. And I think a revolution of philosophy would change far more than any other...

Do This 1 Thing to Change the Future

Have you ever noticed in movies about time travel, that a single small thing changed in the past has the ripple effect that radically changes everything? Like your parents don’t meet and then not only are you gone but somehow that causes WWIII. There are so many things that were we to go back and...

The 1 Item All Great Things Have In Common

Looking at the news makes it SO EASY to want to pull the covers over our heads.  There’s so much happening these days that can be discouraging. Plus, with the plethora of fake news floating around, it’s hard to find the hard facts.  It’s not unusual to have our passion swept away, while we sit...

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...

Causing Collaboration at Scale with Suzanne Frindt

Burning Desire. Big Ideas. Bold Action Suzanna Frindt is no stranger to these concepts. Through her work as the former CEO of the Hunger Project and as a global leader in developing leadership with an expertise in community led development, she has been on the leading edge of cultivating a sense of self-resilience and dignity...

Bold Solutions for a Net Positive Humanity with Tom Chi

Tom Chi has dedicated his life’s work to making humanity net positive…this is no small undertaking. His approach is calm, grounded and factual. He’s an engineer, a developer and an inventor, the chair of the Buckminster Fuller Institute, managing partner at At One Ventures and was one of the founding members of the Google X...

Planetary Reorientation and Doing What you Love With Prince Ea

“As a species we didn’t survive because of competition, it was collaboration, it was us coming together in harmony as one that allowed us to be this species that we are today.” If there is one person on this planet who lives and breaths the importance of love and unity as the driving force for...

A Bold Future Begins With You

There is a spark in all of us, a desire to create a better world – a thriving future for ourselves and for generations to come. However, it can all seem so immense, what can we as individuals do? There’s a lot that goes into answering that question, more than can fit in one blog...

A Thriving Future is an Infinite Game

In his 1986 book, “Finite and Infinite Games” James Carse speaks about the two kinds of games.  At the simplest level, a finite game is played for the purpose of winning and an infinite game is played for the purpose of continuing the game.   So what does all that have to do with a thriving...

Solarpunks are Generative Futurists

There’a a lot of visions of the future expressed in books and films in which there is a dystopian future with a blighted environment, over crowded cities all ruled by mega-corporations.  Think Blade Runner, or Ready Player One.  The bracing fact about all this is that we can see elements of this dystopian imagining of...

Do This 1 Thing to Change the Future

Have you ever noticed in movies about time travel, that a single small thing changed in the past has the ripple effect that radically changes everything? Like your parents don’t meet and then not only are you gone but somehow that causes WWIII. There are so many things that were we to go back and...

The 1 Item All Great Things Have In Common

Looking at the news makes it SO EASY to want to pull the covers over our heads.  There’s so much happening these days that can be discouraging. Plus, with the plethora of fake news floating around, it’s hard to find the hard facts.  It’s not unusual to have our passion swept away, while we sit...

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...

Causing Collaboration at Scale with Suzanne Frindt

Burning Desire. Big Ideas. Bold Action Suzanna Frindt is no stranger to these concepts. Through her work as the former CEO of the Hunger Project and as a global leader in developing leadership with an expertise in community led development, she has been on the leading edge of cultivating a sense of self-resilience and dignity...

Bold Solutions for a Net Positive Humanity with Tom Chi

Tom Chi has dedicated his life’s work to making humanity net positive…this is no small undertaking. His approach is calm, grounded and factual. He’s an engineer, a developer and an inventor, the chair of the Buckminster Fuller Institute, managing partner at At One Ventures and was one of the founding members of the Google X...

Planetary Reorientation and Doing What you Love With Prince Ea

“As a species we didn’t survive because of competition, it was collaboration, it was us coming together in harmony as one that allowed us to be this species that we are today.” If there is one person on this planet who lives and breaths the importance of love and unity as the driving force for...

Doughnut Economics for A Thriving Future

For decades growth has been a central tenet of our economic theory and systems.  Yet this growth has led to exceeding ecological limits, with increasing climate change and extinction of species.  We also have many of us slipping below fundamental social foundations in areas like health, education, gender equality and many others. In her TED...

The Overview Effect

Imagine you are on the International Space Station.  Pause for a few moments and allow yourself to imagine that you are looking back at the Earth.  It’s a lot to take in.  Some people have described it as seeing the earth “to be a tiny, fragile ball of life, hanging in the void, shielded and...

Do This 1 Thing to Change the Future

Have you ever noticed in movies about time travel, that a single small thing changed in the past has the ripple effect that radically changes everything? Like your parents don’t meet and then not only are you gone but somehow that causes WWIII. There are so many things that were we to go back and...

The 1 Item All Great Things Have In Common

Looking at the news makes it SO EASY to want to pull the covers over our heads.  There’s so much happening these days that can be discouraging. Plus, with the plethora of fake news floating around, it’s hard to find the hard facts.  It’s not unusual to have our passion swept away, while we sit...

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...

Causing Collaboration at Scale with Suzanne Frindt

Burning Desire. Big Ideas. Bold Action Suzanna Frindt is no stranger to these concepts. Through her work as the former CEO of the Hunger Project and as a global leader in developing leadership with an expertise in community led development, she has been on the leading edge of cultivating a sense of self-resilience and dignity...

Imagination Beyond the Constraint of the Past

To generate a future for a thriving humanity will take a critical mass of us imagining realities that stretch far beyond what we know from the past.  So, how do we go about that? Let’s start with an understanding of the past and the future.  It may seem obvious that both the past and the...

Doughnut Economics for A Thriving Future

For decades growth has been a central tenet of our economic theory and systems.  Yet this growth has led to exceeding ecological limits, with increasing climate change and extinction of species.  We also have many of us slipping below fundamental social foundations in areas like health, education, gender equality and many others. In her TED...

Do This 1 Thing to Change the Future

Have you ever noticed in movies about time travel, that a single small thing changed in the past has the ripple effect that radically changes everything? Like your parents don’t meet and then not only are you gone but somehow that causes WWIII. There are so many things that were we to go back and...

The 1 Item All Great Things Have In Common

Looking at the news makes it SO EASY to want to pull the covers over our heads.  There’s so much happening these days that can be discouraging. Plus, with the plethora of fake news floating around, it’s hard to find the hard facts.  It’s not unusual to have our passion swept away, while we sit...

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...

Causing Collaboration at Scale with Suzanne Frindt

Burning Desire. Big Ideas. Bold Action Suzanna Frindt is no stranger to these concepts. Through her work as the former CEO of the Hunger Project and as a global leader in developing leadership with an expertise in community led development, she has been on the leading edge of cultivating a sense of self-resilience and dignity...

Bold Solutions for a Net Positive Humanity with Tom Chi

Tom Chi has dedicated his life’s work to making humanity net positive…this is no small undertaking. His approach is calm, grounded and factual. He’s an engineer, a developer and an inventor, the chair of the Buckminster Fuller Institute, managing partner at At One Ventures and was one of the founding members of the Google X...

A Global Truth & Reconciliation Process with Amanda Joy Ravenhill

According to Amanda Joy Ravenhill’s reading, almost all past collapsed civilizations had two things in common: Natural resources weren’t respected. Radical wealth inequality happened right before collapse. As Amanda sees it, the signs are here and humanity needs to take a 180 degree turn, NOW.  “We’re so on the edge, I don’t think incremental change...

How to be a Good Ancestor to Future Generations With Atossa Soltani

We are currently functioning within an economic system that encourages exponential growth. The consequence of this type of growth has devastating ecological implications. Profit before compassion. We destroy the rainforest in the name of cheaper coffee beans. This week’s Bold.Ly Now guest, founder and executive director of Amazon Watch Atossa Soltani, describes this relationship with...

A Revolution of Mindset with Dr. Zach Bush

We live in unprecedented times, calling for an unprecedented upheaval of “the way things are”.  “I think this generation is ready for a real revolution, and it doesn’t have to be a violent one. I think it’s a revolution of philosophy. And I think a revolution of philosophy would change far more than any other...

Resurrect the Feeling of Play with Jason Silva

Over the past months, coronavirus has dominated conversations, thoughts and news broadcasts. The world is changing and our reference points for “normal” are shifting. Now, more than ever, is the time to enact what inspires you, consider new ways of doing things and take bold action. Let us take this time to reimagine our future....