14 Sep 026: Craig Rispin is the person global corporations call when they want to predict the future
Craig Rispin is a business futurist and innovation expert. His expertise is in emerging businesses, people and technology trends – and how companies can profit from them.
Craig has over 20 years experience working where the future has been created – with some of the most innovative companies in the world in the IT, consumer electronics, internet and broadcasting industries. In fact, Craig got his start much earlier than that – teaching adults about technology and trends from the age of 10 (really)!
He has addressed audiences up to 3,000 on 5 continents and has consulted with CEOs of leading companies worldwide. Some of his clients include: BHP Billiton, Canon, Colonial First State, IBM, Mallesons, NRMA, Sensis, Sportscraft, Symantec, Toyota, the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and countless professional industry associations.
Low Point in Journey
Failure on national TV attempting to merge multiple businesses together to build a stronger and bigger business
Validation of Expertise
Building authority profile on LinkedIn and generating significant market feedback through recommendations which attributes to more than 50% of his total revenue
Favourite Piece of Technology
Evernote, helping you to organise your life
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