The Reset Salon Podcast
The Great Reset is about finding our way through these complex and challenging times. We're opening the doors of our private salon to share our insights and learnings with a larger audience. We hope you’ll join us each week as we bring you the best and the brightest from The Great Reset Salon.
The New Collar Workforce
June 6, 2021 • 59 MIN
The Covid pandemic has greatly impacted the world of work, reshaping what it is we do and where, while challenging many of our core assumptions about our relationship with work and the workplace. Join for a fascinating discussion with our guest Sarah Boisvert, whose rethinking of the workforce includes digital badges, 3D printing, and distributed manufacturing.
The Ethical Path Forward
April 26, 2021 • 42 MIN
We’d grown used to living with impunity -- doing whatever we want, when we want... Yet Covid has changed all that, limiting our actions, our movements, our associations. This “reset” moment has given all of us pause, and a moment to step back —- and question — what we’re doing. Join us and our guest, Deb Donig of Cal Poly SLO’s Ethical Technology Initiative, as we try to discover The Ethical Path Forward.
Surviving and Rebuilding from a COVID-19 World
April 26, 2021 • 42 MIN
Hip hop is built upon rebuilding: On taking what was -- a lyric or a beat or even a sound…sampling it, remixing it… maybe changing the tempo or pitch... using what was as a building block -- for something new. And here we are -- faced with rebuilding society after both social unrest -- and over a year of lockdown has decimated our cities -- and many of our lives. Join us with our guest, author, and commentator on national policy, global and financial stability issues, Dennis Santiago, as we think about rebuilding from the spirit first, asking ourselves the question: Who do we want to be now?
Future Proofing You, Post-Pandemic
April 7, 2021 • 45 MIN
On this episode, your hosts dive into the future, and other imagined futures, with our guest, Mr. Jay Alan Samit, the former Vice Chairman of Deloitte and author of the new book Future Proofing You. Science fiction is one way we imagine possible futures, for both technology and society. In this episode, we imagine how we might drive toward a more sustainable version of capitalism, through a sense of mission as we “solve for others.” Join us as we imagine -- our own futures, and the future of society around us, post-pandemic.
The Path Forward
March 20, 2021 • 37 MIN
The pandemic has thrown many of us off the paths we thought we were on in these uncertain times. Global Innovation Evangelist for Salesforce, digital anthropologist and author Brian Solis joins us this week to talk about the path forward, encouraging us to be present, and to look inward, where we may find our own “prelude to innovation.”
Moving Beyond the Challenges
March 19, 2021 • 43 MIN
As we emerge from this “cicada moment” -- AI expert and author of Inventing World 3.0, Matthew James Bailey, helps us to define the big questions -- and big decisions -- we need to grapple with, including around ethical Ai, as we move toward American Dream 3.0.
The Bursting Urban Bubble
February 2, 2021 • 0 MIN
People are flooding out of the cities in droves. In this week’s Reset Salon Podcast, we have with us long-time commercial real estate expert Branson Edwards, and someone who re-imagines what cities could be, Chris Smedley, CXO of Digital Habitats Corporation. We’ll talk about the implications - for good and ill - of the Bursting Urban Bubble, as people disperse from cities, from workplaces - and in some ways, from each other during this Covid moment.
Resiliency and Mindset
January 24, 2021 • 56 MIN
This week’s Reset Salon Podcast is focused on the theme of Resilience and Mindset. Joining us is author, podcast host, and “mind hacker” Sean Webb, and front line worker, Los Angeles nursing home administrator Margarita Kechichian.
Seeking Wellness II: Wellness Inside and Out
January 16, 2021 • 49 MIN
It is said that going inward can help us develop a positive outlook on life. With us this week to help guide us is USC psychologist and professor Dr. Laura Baker, as we discuss this notion of wellness -- from the inside, out.
January 15, 2021 • 35 MIN
In this episode of The Great Reset Salon Podcast, we’ll explore the theme of Discovery with our guest, technologist, futurist, board member, and philanthropist Nabeel Mahmood.
Seeking Wellness I: Mental Health
January 10, 2021 • 54 MIN
This week’s Reset Salon Podcast focused on Seeking Wellness - holistically speaking, but with a special emphasis on mental health, with our guest, psychiatrist and author Dr. Eva Ritvo.
Lost and Found, Part II
January 8, 2021 • 34 MIN
We conclude Part II of the Great Reset Podcast: Lost and Found, speaking with a young woman living at the epicenter of the pandemic in the U.S., New York City.
Lost and Found, Part I
January 2, 2021 • 22 MIN
This week’s Great Reset Podcast focuses on the theme of Lost and Found, part one of a special two part podcast. These pandemic times have brought out great winners and great losers: We hope you will be touched and will resonate with their experiences, as we work together to find our way through these pandemic times.
December 20, 2020 • 45 MIN
This week’s Great Reset Salon will consider the implications - for good and ill - of Dispersion: Dispersion from cities, dispersion from a workplace - and in some ways, dispersion from each other as people seek non-urban areas to shelter in place.
November 21, 2020 • 38 MIN
Our guest on this week’s Great Reset Podcast is tech analyst Jeremiah Owyang, where we talk about Taxonomy and the Crisis Cake. What is the crisis cake, and what does it mean for you?
Privacy, Surveillance and Health Tracking
November 13, 2020 • 36 MIN
This week on the Great Reset Salon Podcast, we meet software engineer Francesco Carrucci to discuss the challenges of notifying people who have been in close contact with people who may have been infected with COVID-19 but not presenting symptoms.
The Reset Salon Podcast
November 6, 2020 • 24 MIN
Why “The Great Reset”? No thanks to the COVID-19 outbreak, we're all finding our way through these complex and challenging times. For more than 6 months, we've hosted a series of curated, fascinating talks with some of the most interesting folks from around the globe, all of us finding our way, together, through this Great Reset. Your hosts are technology equity analyst, strategy advisor and musician Ed Maguire, digital sociologist Julie Albright, and technology and policy analyst Brian Hayashi. Thank you and we hope you'll give us a listen.