The answer to the Future Lawyer….

Source: Mugdom Tomorrow I am going to speak to a room full of Futurists – lawyers, economist, artists, teachers, entrepreneurs and I am lost for words….for now. Even if I were to look into a crystal ball, the view of the future is not clear, except what is clear is there is uncertainty and the question of how we are going to live, is partly embracing that certainty. If I were to look at the trends of the last few years, what is clear is that social media, not withstanding recent media attention, has taken centre stage in terms of … Continue reading The answer to the Future Lawyer….

The Secret – Law of Attraction

After the New Years, with much eating and digestion – I catch up with a good friend and entrepreneur recently working in the hot whisky sauce industry at Melbourne’s well known Brunetti‘s for a cup of coffee and chocolate cake.  The scenery full of families, couples, tourists, with the buzz of caffeine betrays the kind of seriousness to which we were discussing the State of Affairs with the world and more importantly our minds. A good friend of mine gave me The Secret by Rhonda Byrne to read a few years ago. I read it and thought what a wonderfully simple book, but … Continue reading The Secret – Law of Attraction

Law, AI and Knowledge Management

  As they emerge from their cofee break, taking their seats one by one, the camera man adjusts the sound and angles the camera. A panelist of five, meets and greets some of the attendees and then the crowd grows. Whispers, clicking of pens, reading of emails. The lawyers are settling in. Allowing for another 5 minutes grace period. The Chair is ready to start, with introductions I get called to start first. I take my phone, open my PowerPoint and begin. Then I take them on a journey – to Matrix to the very scene where we see Neil … Continue reading Law, AI and Knowledge Management