Trends Issue 099 – July 2011

Building a Productivity-Optimizing Wo...

Over the past decade, U.S. economic growth has come almost solely from increased productivity. To keep this...

Building a Productivity-Optimizing Workplace
published on: Jul 7, 2011

The New Workforce

Even as Gen Y becomes a major factor in the workforce and Gen X rises through the management ranks, corporate America...

The New Workforce
published on: Jul 7, 2011

The Hard Facts About Metallic Glass

Imagine a material that's stronger than steel or titanium and just as tough. Imagine that this material is inexpensive...

The Hard Facts About Metallic Glass
published on: Jul 7, 2011

The Network of Everything

It's hard to remember what the world was like, just 18 years ago, when Tim Berners-Lee conceived the World Wide Web,...

The Network of Everything
published on: Jul 7, 2011

Quantum Computing Begins to Emerge

Roughly 50 years ago, legendary quantum physicist Richard Feynman formulated the theoretical principles upon which a...

Quantum Computing Begins to Emerge
published on: Jul 7, 2011

The Regulatory Solution

With few exceptions, existing government "regulations" are as useful in the fifth techno-economic revolution as one of...

The Regulatory Solution
published on: Jul 7, 2011

Re-Engineering the U.S. Economy

This is the third in a series explaining the broad implications of civilization's "fifth techno-economic revolution,"...

Re-Engineering the U.S. Economy
published on: Jul 7, 2011