Entering the Shift Age: The End of the Information Age and the New Era of Transformation

Entering the Shift Age: The End of the Information Age and the New Era of Transformation

David Houle


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"Houle breaks down gigantic principles into simply digestible, unique small bites...Crack this booklet open each time globalization's gotten you down."-Slate.com.

"The Shift Age lifts us out of the rapids of techno-change and is helping us see the process the river now we have been rafting on."-Howard Bloom, writer of the GOD challenge and international mind

"[The Shift Age] is needs to learn for a person who's attracted to the place humanity is headed in coming generations. This ebook offers an outline of the way our progeny will dwell, paintings, and play in coming decades."-Bob Citron, Co-Founder and govt Director, beginning for the long run

"David Houle's Shift Age bargains an amazing proposition: the data Age is finishing with emergence of an age of continuing swap. learn this book!"-Reese Schonfeld, Cofounder of CNN, CNN Headline information, and nutrition community

"America wishes a brand new academic imaginative and prescient. Shift Ed presents a transparent imaginative and prescient that emphasizes the fundamental materials of a twenty-first-century schooling established upon creativity, collaboration and important pondering. Houle makes an exceptional case that not anything lower than transformation should be enough."-Daniel H. crimson, writer of an entire NEW brain: WHY RIGHT-BRAINERS WILLL RULE the long run and force: THE remarkable fact approximately WHAT MOTIVATES US

"The New health and wellbeing Age supply a succinct primer on how we came and the place we should always be taking the wellbeing and fitness of our country" -Mehmet ounces, M.D., host of The Dr. oz. convey

The info Age? reassess.

Change is all over the place: how we speak, what we do for a dwelling, the values we carry, the best way we elevate our youngsters, even the best way we entry info. because of a world economic system, the strength of the web, and the explosion of cellular expertise, we have—almost imperceptibly—been ushered right into a new period, the Shift Age, during which switch occurs so speedy that it is turn into the norm.

Man-made developments—such as instruments, machines, and technology—defined earlier a while, however the Shift Age could be outlined by way of our personal energy of selection. In coming into the Shift Age, major futurist David Houle argues that we're dealing with a huge cave in of legacy considering, eroding the various idea buildings that experience outlined the final 2 hundred years of humanity. Houle identifies and explains the hot forces that might form our lives—including distant offices, the cloud, "24/7" tradition, speed-of-light connectivity, creativity, and the impression of Millenials and electronic Natives—for the subsequent twenty years.

In this eye-opening ebook, Houle navigates this pivotal element in human heritage with readability and anticipation, targeting the ability of human recognition and the direct impact we will impart on every thing from healthcare to media to schooling. in accordance with Houle, we're extra self sustaining than ever ahead of. we're in control.

There's no "going again" to the way in which issues have been. truth is altering ever speedier, and getting into THE SHIFT AGE is your advisor to protecting up.

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