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Students and Graduates Getting jobs!

Published on July 13, 2012 By Andy

It’s always a good thing for our graduates to get jobs! Recently, two of our current students accepted new positions: Sean Daken is now Director of Product Development at KULA Causes, Inc  and Heather Schlegel  is now an Innovation Leader at Swift. Two of our alums recently landed new gigs as well: Sara Robinson is now Editor of AlterNet’s Vision page […]

Heather Schlegel and the Future of Transactions

Published on April 30, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi

              Houston Futures student, Innovation Leader at Swift, and Foresight Maven Extraordinaire Heather Schlegel is no stranger to our site, so it brings us great pleasure to pass on more of her insights on the money and transactions. Click on link above or right here to hear her bring […]

Houston Futures of…

Published on April 20, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi

              Education:  How the future of education creates disconnected education which leads back to human and connected education which leads to more jobs.             Money:  Hot on the trail of other Houston Futurists like Heather Schlegel and her friends at Swift, Pew Research pops […]

Innnotribe’s Challenge and The Future of Startup Capital

Published on March 30, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi


Visualizing Futures: A Skill Set for the Future of Foresight

Published on January 12, 2012 By Christopher Manfredi

During our Certificate in Strategic Foresight program this week, one thing that came up from our business leaders and strategists attending the conference was how to “visualize” futures ideas and concepts.  In my classes and all the assorted posts, conversations, speeches, and presentations I’ve devoured since entering this futures world, I’ve seen tons of great […]

Houston Futures’ Own Heather Schelegel Future of Transactions Video

Published on September 21, 2011 By Christopher Manfredi

Heather Schelegel, Houston Futures student and CEO of Purple Tornado, has added another moniker to her already increasing resume:  executive producer. We’ve already highlighted Heather’s exciting work on the future of currency and transactions before, but Heather with some help from her new job as an Innotribe Incubator at Swift, the member-owned financial cooperative with […]