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Thriving and Navigating Change in a High-Speed World
Episode 1414th February 2024 • Wisdom Parlor • Jim Cathcart
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Listen in as my co-author, Dennis Madden and I tackle the essence of adaptability in our high-speed information society. Dennis is the former head of a national association in the automotive business. He has counseled thousands of shop owners and business service people. His advice was brilliant and we had many great ideas that entrepreneurs can benefit from. We dive deep into Alvin Toffler's "Future Shock" and its insights on the rapid evolution of learning, relationships, and decision-making in today's digital whirlwind.

With a nostalgic look back at the 1970s, we contrast the past simplicity with our current complex world, sharing stories and strategies that illuminate the challenge of staying genuine and grounded amidst the ceaseless influx of information. We dissect the rise of AI, the transformation of journalism, and the art of attention management, delivering actionable advice to help you scale your business without succumbing to the pressures of an expanding workload.

This episode is a treasure trove for small business owners and professionals looking to keep ahead of the relentless technological and societal shifts. Prepare to reframe your approach to professional development and learn how to stand out in a world that's constantly shifting beneath our feet. 

About the Host:

Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE is one of the top 5 most award-winning speakers in the world. His Top 1% TEDx video has over 2.6 million views, his 25 books are translated into multiple languages, including 3 International bestsellers. He is a Certified Virtual Presenter and past National President of the National Speakers Association. Jim’s PBS television programs, podcast appearances and radio shows have reached millions of Success Seekers and he is often retained to advise achievers and their companies.

Even his colleagues, some of the top speakers in the world, have hired Jim to speak at their own events. Jim is an Executive MBA Professor at California Lutheran University School of Management and serves as their first Entrepreneur in Residence. He has been inducted into the Sales & Marketing Hall of Fame in London for his pioneering work with his concept of “Relationship Selling.” He is also in the Professional Speakers Hall of Fame and has received The Cavett Award and The Golden Gavel Award.

Jim has written 25 books, hundreds of articles and he is always writing at least one new book. His most recent book is HI-REV for Small Business, The Faster Way to Profits . Audiences buy his books by the hundreds and he happily adds autograph sessions to his speeches.





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