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How to start self-improvement: surround yourself with forward thinkers

Updated: Apr 2, 2021



Graeme Codrington suggests people to be informed about new technology, new forms of energy and new ways of streamlining ways of doing things. Also, change your sources of information and surround yourself with forward thinkers. Stay away from ‘fake news’.


Later City News: Codrington is an internationally recognized futurist, specializing in the future of work. He helps organizations understand the forces that will shape our lives in the next ten years, and how we can respond in order to confidently stay ahead of change.


For the past two decades Graeme has worked with some of the world’s most recognized brands, travelling to over 80 countries in total, and speaking to around 100,000 people every year.


He is the author of 5 best-selling books, and on faculty at 5 top global business schools.


Bizcommunity in a report about him has mentioned that five points Codrington considers valuable in order to stay ahead of this changing world:


First he believes you should switch on your ‘radar’ – Read, research and keep yourself informed about what aspects of the world are changing. Be informed about new technology, new forms of energy and new ways of streamlining ways of doing things. Also, change your sources of information and surround yourself with forward thinkers. Stay away from ‘fake news’.


As the second comment he advices you to be curious – Ask better questions and do not be afraid to ask these questions.


Third asking you to experiment more – If you are in a position to make key decisions then experiment a little. Try new ways of attracting new business through trial and error. You have nothing to lose.


Fourth Codrington suggests you to embrace difference – The world is changing. Do not be afraid to change, it forms part of our evolution.