The Greatest Crisis We Face Today
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  • The greatest crisis we face today is not some technological threat or looming catastrophe, it’s our own lack of imagination. 
  • We are living in the most exciting time in human history, because ordinary people have never had more opportunity to shape and create the kind of future WE want to see.
  •  Therefore, the biggest thing holding us back is our lack of ideas about how we should move forward, our unwillingness to risk pursuing something better.
  • We’ve outsourced our critical thinking to someone else’s idea of what is possible, allowing status quo thinking to determine OUR future for us.
  • The information is out there. The ideas are waiting for us to take hold. All we have to do is give ourselves the freedom to imagine.

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ABOUT JARED:

Jared Nichols is the founder and creator of The Foresight Academy, a groundbreaking program that teaches leaders and teams the same skills that innovators, industry disruptors, and change makers, have used to guide and shape the future they wanted to see. Jared is also a futurist, advisor, and professor of Strategic Foresight at the University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business, in Graduate and Executive Education. He teaches leaders, teams, and individuals, how to think like futurists so they can create the best future for themselves and the people they serve.

His insight and expertise is utilized across a wide variety of sectors and industries from Fortune 500 companies to government municipalities, entrepreneurial start-ups, as well as his work in Hollywood with accomplished actors, writers, and producers, helping them reinvent themselves and discover new areas for growth both inside and outside the bounds of their industry. Jared is also a musician, composer, competitive cyclist, and trail runner living in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife and their two sons.

Learn more at: www.thenewfuturist.com



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