Throughout the territories of every civilized nation, where ever human language is known, or commerce has marts…..the electric wires which web the world in a network of throbbing life utter their voices in all their varied tongues — — A writer in 1878 describing the effects of telegraph
Businesses are being disrupted and disturbed.
Traditional industries that we knew and maybe loved are heading towards dead and buried. We also know what happened to Kodak and Blockbuster. The taxi industry is just one example today.
Mobile apps that allow us to connect, book and buy while sipping a coffee are just part of this revolution. Discussing and dreaming about start-ups that become billion dollar unicorns are musings that millennials have while sitting at a wine bar.
This is an exciting time to live but the implications are that we are just at the start of a shift that…