5 technological shifts that will change supply chains – Agenda – The World Economic Forum

According to the WEF, the technological shifts over the next 10 years and beyond will reverberate through all aspects of business, government and society.

Source: 5 technological shifts that will change supply chains – Agenda – The World Economic Forum

This list of innovations is truly staggering.

BUT I worry what it will mean for traditional work. How will society manage without the opportunities and rewards provided by work. Will everybody be subsidized and drugged? Will George Orwell‘s visions finally become reality?

Thoughts?

Obama weighs moving U.S. troops closer to front lines in Syria, Iraq – The Washington Post

The Washington Post looks at the challenges faced by Obama in the Middle East. His advisers’ recommendations signal the mounting White House dissatisfaction with progress against the Islamic State.

Source: Obama weighs moving U.S. troops closer to front lines in Syria, Iraq – The Washington Post

As I read this article, I felt sorry for the American military might in having Obama as a Chief of Staff. America is the strongest military power on the planet but that’s worth little with a weak leader like Obama.

I fear these are dangerous times because Obama’s worried about his legacy.

Thoughts?