For close to 25 years, Jim has been
motivating and inspiring audiences worldwide.
Some of his most recent events are covered below. This is but a sample of his work! Topics covered include keynotes on the future of self driving cars & trucks, agriculture & farming, banking and financial servics, food & retail, architecture and construction, and smart homes and the Internet of Things.
Your Future in 120 Seconds or Less:
“The Future Happens Unevenly”
Understanding timing is critical - consider the rollout of self-driving
Trend: IOT? It’s Early Days Yet, and Most Products So Far are a Big Failure!
In the last few months, I've had two keynotes where I've put in perspective the marriage of the Internet of Things
Blockchain, the Internet of Things, & The Ultimate Disruption
I've had several keynotes recently where companies in the manufacturing, transportation, automative and financial
Article: The Future of Logistics & Supply Chain
The folks at Hiability decided they needed to share with their customers and their industry the fast trends which
Going the Extra Mile – A Relentless Focus on Innovation! (Videos)
BathFitter is a Canadian company that specializes in customized bathtub inserts - they're an extremely successful
Keynote: “Toward the New Energy Paradigm” – My Keynote for the 115th annual RMEL Conference
This September, I'll headline what must be the longest running conference in the energy industry - let alone the
Self-driving and EV’s: Why It Will Happen Faster Than You Think!
Read the context of this quote. Then ask yourself this question: when will it happen? I get asked the question
Video: Are You Structured for Speed?
Probably not. Agility and flexibility in the retail sector is critical; I'm on stage in Orlando speaking to the
Tariffs, Trade Wars, the Conundrum of Politics, and My Good Friend Jim Carroll of the Arkansas Soybean Board!
Just over 18 months ago, I opened the annual meeting of the United Soybean Board in St. Louis, a group that
Do More! Accelerate Your Keynote with a Private Leadership Meeting!
You can book a boring keynote speaker who will do the same old. Or, you can call me. Your choice. Here's what you need
Keynote Topic: “Disrupting Amazon : Accelerating Strategies for Success in the Era of Industry Transformation”
I just wrote this one up for the brochure copy for an upcoming 2018 event. The issue of Amazon isn't just about
The Story Behind the Picture: Disrupt Amazon! Before It Disrupts You.
In more industries than you think, Amazon is the elephant in the room. My experience has taught me that in every
Video: When the World Gets Flat, Put a Ripple in It!
Too many companies and professions, when faced with disruption and change, fall into the vicious trap of competing
Stage and topic highlights: 2nd Half of 2017 … Tokyo, Detroit, Dallas…. Disruption, Transformation and More!
What does a global futurist do? Assist clients in understanding the key trends which are impacting their industry,
Video: Disruption in the Insurance Industry
Disruption in the insurance industry is real - and the largest broker/agent association in the US (Texas) has booked me
Trend Keynote: There’s More to Disruption Than You Think There Is!
Disruption is real, it's big, and it's happening faster than you think. My job as a futurist has me doing an
Daily Inspiration: “The Future Always Knows When You Cheat on the Way There…”April 19, 2019, BY JimCarroll
“You might be able to cheat your way to the future, but it always knows about it when you get there!” Hey, remember Enron? Like, back in...
Daily Inspiration: “In the absence of clarity, focus faster!”April 18, 2019, BY JimCarroll
“In the absence of clarity, focus faster!” Hey, is there anything on the news …. SQUIRREL!!! One of the best scenes in the Disney...