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Jack Uldrich’s “Friday Future 5:” February 23, 2024

Posted in Future, Future 15, Futurist, Think

(Editor’s note: I’ve had a busy travel week. This week’s newsletter will be succinct.) Heart-Centered Thinking: The murder of Alexei Navalny has left me deeply troubled–and it should you as well. In this piece, “Navalny: A Hero Worth Emulating,” I make the case that Navalny is a hero we should all strive to emulate. I…

Navalny: A Hero Worth Emulating

Posted in General

Most people are familiar with Auguste Rodin’s masterpiece “The Thinker” but, in the shadow of that great work, at the Rodin Museum in Paris sits another sculpture made from the artist’s skilled hand. The piece is known as “The Burghers of Calais” and it depicts a scene from 1346 after English King Edward III had…

A Change of Heart: Truly

Posted in Futurist

Futurist Jack Uldrich discuss how a change of heart is leading to a change in the nature of his work.

Futurist Jack Uldrich’s Annual Predictions for 2024

Posted in Future, Futurist, Predictions, Trends

(Every year, I offer this caveat: As a futurist, I don’t actually claim to make predictions about the future. Still, I know people enjoy predictions so I offer up these 10 “predictions” not because I believe they will happen exactly as I describe but rather to encourage you to think about how you, your business…

Can a Single, Simple Small Act Change the World? Yes!

Posted in Generation RE, Optimism, Wisdom

Jack Uldrich explains how a single, tiny can–and will-change the world.

Futurist Jack Uldrich Shares a Personal Story

Posted in Future, Futurist

After some reflection, I have decided to share this short, personal story. For too long, as a professional futurist, I have not acknowledged the essential role the human heart will play in transforming the future. I don’t know what this means for my own future as a “futurist,” but I am no longer going to…

Futurist Jack Uldrich’s 2022 Predictions

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Futurist Jack Uldrich provides his annual list of ten predictions for the coming year.

Futurist Jack Uldrich’s Predictions for 2021

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Futurist Jack Uldrich offers his annual set of predictions for the coming year.

Jack Uldrich’s “Friday Future 5:” February 16, 2024

Posted in Future, Future 15, Futurist, Think

Heart-Centered Thinking: If you’ve ever wondered if I take my own advice and block out large chunks of time to dedicate to the act of thinking, the answer is yes. In fact, I try to pepper in at least a few “think weeks” throughout the calendar year. This year, my wife and I traveled to…

Jack Uldrich’s “Friday Future 5:” February 9, 2024

Posted in Future, Future 15, Futurist, Think

Heart-Centered Thinking: Last week’s link to the post on my change of heart didn’t create a workable link so I am reposting it here. Bringing my “whole self” to my work has also prompted me to spend some of my thinking time on what it means to bring my “whole soul” to my work. I…

What Not to Think About

Posted in Think

Leo Tolstoy has a marvelous quotation: “Perhaps it is even more important to know what one should not think than what one should think about.” This is especially in today’s world where our economic and political systems have created powerfully perverse incentives for politicians, pundits and businesspeople to seek our attention. One of the most…

Instructions for Living a Meaningful Life

Posted in Poems

Count down Your Years, Your Months, Your Days Count down even Your Hours, Minutes and Seconds. Quickly, You’ll Realize All You Have is this Moment. Live Accordingly– Now, Love. A Poem by Jack Uldrich

The Whole Soul?

Posted in Unlearning, Wisdom

Futurist Jack Uldrich attempts to answer the question: What does it mean to bring your whole soul to your work and life?

Love Must Be the Operating Principle of the Future

Posted in Futurist

Yesterday, I explained in this post, A Change of Heart–Truly, how I intend to bring my whole self–my whole heart, my whole soul and my whole mind–to my work as a professional futurist. In the coming days and months, I intend to use this blog to both share my thoughts as well as crystallize my…

Jack Uldrich’s “Friday Future 5:” February 2, 2024

Posted in Future, Future 15, Futurist, Think

Heart-Centered Thinking: After more than two decades of working as a professional and corporate futurist, I am changing and broadening the focus of work. In short, I intend to to bring my whole heart, my whole soul and my whole mind to my work. Unless we reunite the material world with the wisdom of the…


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