Recommended Books 


The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future, Kevin Kelly


A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future, Daniel Pink  


The Progress Paradox: How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse: Gregg Easterbrook   


Anticipate: The Art of Leading by Looking Ahead, Rob-Jan de Jong


Thank You For Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations,Thomas L. Friedman


The Rise of the Creative Class, Richard Florida 


Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future, Martin Ford  


The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization, Thomas Friedman 


Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, Jerry Kaplan 


The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, Malcolm Gladwell   


Humans Are Underrated: What High Achievers Know That Brilliant Machines Never Will, Geoff Colvin  


Abundance: The Future Is Better Than You Think, Peter Diamandis    


FutureThink: How to Think Clearly in a Time of Change, Edie Weiner, Arnold Brown 


Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, Steven Pinker 


In Defense of a Liberal Education: Fareed Zakaria  


On the Future: Prospects for Humanity, Martin Rees


The Robots Are Coming!: The Future of Jobs in the Age of Automation, Andres Oppenheimer   


The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability–Designing for Abundance: Michael Braungart 


How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need, Bill Gates