This is the secret interrogation record of 1 suspect. With 21 pieces of evidence. Accused of seriously stirring up the status quo. All compiled to 1 transformation story about the suspect’s attitudes, advice, and aspirations as a true leader by example.
The case of Bronwyn Williams
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Memo: person suspected of being a chaos whisperer intending to make sense out of confusion and bringing the future into focus for individuals and organizations by simplifying the macro and micro future trends set to change our world. [cto]
Title: Court Jester (Futurist for money; economist for fun)
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa (the end, or the beginning? of the world order as you know it)
Incident: Seri. Transf./ Lead. by Ex./ Dist. of StaQuo
Disposition: very active
File No: 21/2023/X/0073
Statement: Why are you here?
HOW TO READ THIS
This is the evidence table, the special commission of the SHIFT has gathered in this case. Here you can find all the circumstantial evidence that contributed to the conviction of the perpetrator.
In addition to extensive visual material, descriptions of the course of events, the case contains all the interrogation protocols.
Also listen to the original recording of the interrogation questions by a SHIFT special agent.
Are you the „here and now“ or „dream about the future“ kind of person?
WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON
What is your FUC*?
*frequently uttered concern
Non-Ergodic risk is a bitch. People, it only takes ONE guy...
FREQUENTLY UTTERED CONCERN
THE INVESTIGATIVE OFFICER
Tobias Burkhardt is chair of the S.H.I.F.T Committee, lead investigator and executive director of the Shiftschool – all in one. Here you can find more useful pieces of information about his hustle and bustle.
Why are you here?
Decide if the following statements are a curse or a blessing, there is no maybe.
THERE IS NO SUCH THING!
What does your morning (routine) look like?
100 MINUTES OF SOLITUDE
What’s your insider tip for the most underrated website?
DIGITAL DARK HORSE
Previous hair colors
Blonde, blonder, cinnamon, blondish.
AT THE HAIR SALON
THE SECRET SAUCE OF LIFE
This law should exist:
The law that all laws should have expiry dates for reevaluation. (All laws are fictions; necessary fictions but shared fictions none the less.)
ABOVE THE LAW
Complete the following sentences!
Perseverance is overrated.
Responsibility is freedom.
Vulnerability is strength.
Gratitude is a mirage.
Curiosity is life! (Very literally: F*ck around and find out!)
THE MISSING PIECE
What’s something you have been doing wrong all your life until recently?
Believing denying yourself pursuing what you really want in favour of what you are supposed to want is a virtue.
NOTE TO SELF
How much would you pay yourself per hour?
I'd trade me for something priceless I want.
A REAL BARGAIN
Top 5 character features:
Independent, Strong, Disagreeable, Witty, Smart
MATCHLESS MENTAL MEASUREMENT
THIS CASE IS ONE OF S.H.I.F.T.’S MOST SERIOUS CASES
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What are three things you want to learn next?
1. Make good macrons.
2. Write a whole book worth reading.
3. Read French philosophy in French.
LEARNING AS A LIFESTYLE
What’s the best question you have ever been asked?
THE RIGHT TO REMAIN THOUGHTFUL
Which items should people scratch of their bucket list immediately?
THE UNBUCKET LIST
Which film role would you like to play?
What is it like to be you?
WO / MAN IN THE MIRROR
How can you measure whether an idea is good or bad?
Try it. Simulate it if you must but speculation means nothing without science - test that hypothesis!
FOOLS AND TOOLS
Change. When we cease to change, we are (by definition) dead. Transformation, therefore is life. To live is to shape-shift.
What question would you like to ask your fear?
Why do we care what they think? They are mere mortals like us.