Category Archives: star trek

Coming up with the next big thing isn’t just your job

There's a viral video that makes it's way around during the winter holidays in which Star Trek's Captain Picard repeats his trademark command, "Make it so." (A play on the holiday jingle "Make it Snow.") We'd all like to lead like Picard, but in the real world it's not that easy, especially when it comes to innovation. Still, I've heard founders repeatedly say, ...

How To Boldly (Star) Trek Into An Awesome Future

Star Trek is Probably the Most Influential Cultural Artifact of Any Currently Living Generation I wasn’t old enough to remember when, 50 years ago last week, Star Trek took to the airwaves for the very first time. Gene Roddenberry’s “Wagon Train to the Stars”, his “western, but in space”, showed his amazing knack for envisioning…