PROOF of a Thriving Future

Have a Great Life, Make a Great Difference

Here’s what’s kept us up late at night for the last decade (no lie!):– How do you change the world and have a great life at the same time?  I mean don’t you have a choice?  Do good and be poor, but happy you are making a difference.  OR, Plug into the machine and make...
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PROOF 15 – Disruption is here for good

Hello Reader, For the great expanse of human history most of us have lived lives that stretch from day to day with little change.  When disruption came, it was likely existential – war, famine, drought, earthquakes etc., bringing an end to the day-to-day world and often to life itself.   Today we live in the age...
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PROOF 16 – Hello Covid Apartheid

Hello Reader, A friend of ours recently told us we were lucky because we have something positive to focus on during the pandemic, generating a thriving future for humanity. True enough, working on big hard problems by envisioning a future and then boldly taking action puts everything in a different perspective. You have to deal...
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PROOF 17 – Bold.ly Reimagining Life

Hello Reader, Are you ready to Bold.ly reimagine human life on this planet? I feel we all want to answer “yes” to that question.  After all, isn’t that the right answer? Isn’t that what’s needed now? But for some of us, considering how seemingly hard it is to make even small changes, reimagining human society, culture,...
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PROOF 18 – A Future Beyond Grievances

Hello Reader, Everyone keeps saying that this is one of the most divisive times in history. Divisive yes, but in the context of the brutal history of humanity, this is a time that is certainly less divisive than the average. World War I and WWII combined resulted in over 87 million deaths. Now that’s divisive....
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PROOF 19 – Global Citizenship

Hello Reader, Yesterday, on our Bold.ly NOW Youtube Channel we got a comment on a recent podcast we did with Lucian Tarnowski: “Globalist, hard pass”. The finality and brevity of the comment is priceless, as is how completely the commenter missed the point of the conversation. My guess is that he didn’t watch much, if any of the...
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PROOF 20 – Designing the Future

Hello Reader, One thing that all futurists have in common is a driving curiosity about the future. We want to know how things are going to advance in technology, health, life extension, reproduction, society, law, economics, etc. In general, most futurists work to make accurate predictions about this future and share those predictions with the...
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PROOF 21 – Forward Not Back

Hello Reader, I just scheduled a COVID vaccination. I found myself thinking about things I might “get back to” doing, like travel, group exercise classes, and eating indoors at restaurants. I have to say, after the last year it all feels a little foreign. Not bad, just foreign. A thought came to me – rather...
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PROOF 22 – Out with Outrage

Hello Reader, You are one of the first generations of the hyper-media age, an age where every second of the day some story is coming at you from all corners of the globe. Some as short as a tweet and others long reads, streaming series and documentary films. Content of every kind from every angle...
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