What I do

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Graeme is an expert on the new world of work, providing strategic insights for organisations that are thinking about and planning for the future. His insights can be delivered in a number of formats – please follow the links below:
Graeme in action


  • Presentations – this is Graeme’s primary means of delivering value, either as a keynote presenter at a conference, strategy session or team function, or more detailed interactive seminars at working sessions with your team. Graeme is consistently rated the best speaker at international conferences and has won numerous awards for his expert presentations (read some client comments here).


  • Board Advisory services – Graeme provides strategic insights, forward-thinking industry analysis and ongoing advice to a few key business leaders. He is available to these leaders on an ‘as needed’ basis – always there at the other end of a phone call or email. His advice covers both personal and business issues.


  • Workshops – Graeme is able to go into more depth and help you really apply his insights to your specific circumstances through workshops. These can be from a half day to two full days. Graeme not only provides expert inputs, but can also facilitate the workshops and will work with you to custom design the event for maximum benefit and a perfect fit with your required outcomes. As part of the TomorrowToday team, Graeme is able to follow up his presentations and workshops with practical interventions that make the learnings stick and ensure maximum benefit for his clients.


  • Facilitation and compere – Graeme is available to facilitate your conference or strategy session. He typically combines this work with one of his keynote presentations or workshops, but is also available as an expert facilitator. He is not merely a “links man”, but will interview the content providers for your event, and ensure that the entire event runs as a cohesive, structured whole, with a strong and consistent message throughout.


  • Resources – Graeme writes and records many of his insights. He has a number of blog sites, including TomorrowToday’s daily blog; he has published a number of books and white papers, and he records infrequent podcasts.


  • Videos of Graeme in action – in addition to the training videos, Graeme has made snippets of a number of his programmes available on YouTube. Click here for a full listing.

Contact Graeme for more information or to enquire about a booking.

Social Media

January 27, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

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Announcing: The Future Trends App

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The TomorrowToday App is your personalised live feed of insights and articles from the expert futurists and business strategists at TomorrowToday. It is a great tool for leaders to help them understand the disruptive forces shaping the future of our business.

TomorrowToday’s consultants have presented on every continent around the world and are actively engaged with some of the worlds largest and most successful businesses, helping them find competitive advantage through the disruptive forces that are shaping the future of business. This app is your direct link to their experiences and insight.

Simply touch a tile and the article will slide out for your to read. The app also includes the ability to favourite online articles and download articles to your tablet in order to read them when your tablet is offline.

When you first open the app your news feed will contain the latest articles from TomorrowToday. Should you wish to customise this feed you can use the “settings” menu to customise your news feed with information that is useful to your particular needs.

We have also made is very easy for you to share these articles with colleagues by including sharing tools for email, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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Published books and articles

December 8, 2009 by · 4 Comments 

BooksGraeme is the author of four best-selling books published by Penguin. His well-researched books are accessible and practical, and referred to regularly by business leaders.

Graeme also regularly writes white papers and in-depth articles on relevant topics for his clients. He is also a prolific writer of blogs and contributes regularly to media publications. All of this work supports and complements his work with his clients, helping them to understand – and take advantage of – the disruptive forces shaping the new world of work.

Follow these links for details of Graeme’s written resources:




Videos of Graeme in action

November 4, 2009 by · 6 Comments 

writingGraeme has made a number of video excerpts available on YouTube, so that you can get a taste of his style and content.


Graeme’s YouTube channel is http://www.youtube.com/graemecodrington.

Follow the links below to specific YouTube videos (by clicking on the titles below), or watch the embedded videos on this page. If you need higher quality videos for some reason, please contact us with your request.

3 minute introduction to Dr Graeme Codrington
8 minute introduction to Dr Graeme Codrington
Graeme Codrington speaks at Agrivision: An overview of the TIDES of Change
A short video on why we battle to respond to change
Graeme Codrington speaks at TedXSquareMile: The Third Wave of the Digital Age
Graeme is able to act as MC and moderator at events. Here he is for DHL Innovation Day, Panel 1.
Graeme Codrington on ‘Great Companies to Work For’. This is an extract of an interview recorded for Africa’s longest running and multi-award winning, investigative journalist TV programme.

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Graeme Codrington speaks at a Financial Planners Conference: Extract from ‘The Connection Economy’: Technology that empowers
The Institute of Sales and Marketing Management annual conference – extract on selling to Generation Y
ACTE European conference – ‘Leading in a Changing World’ for the Travel Industry: Part 1 of 3
ACTE European conference – ‘Leading in a Changing World’ for the Travel Industry: Part 2 of 3
ACTE European conference – ‘Leading in a Changing World’ for the Travel Industry: Part 3 of 3
Graeme Codrington speaks at Agrivision: Full presentation of Tomorrow’s Technologies Today for Agrivision
Graeme is able to act as MC and moderator at events. Here he is for DHL Innovation Day, Panel 2.
WIN Women’s Conference – Bridging the Digital Divide, full talk (25 min)

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The TIDES of Change extract – Shifting Social Values
Mind the Gap extract – the baby Boomers go on strategic visioning retreats to develop visions, missions and values. This is an extract of one of the funniest sequences from Graeme’s award winning presentation on the different generations and their different approaches to work.
Mind the Gap extract – Generation X. This is an extract from Graeme’s award winning presentation on the different generations and their different approaches to work. It was delivered in Coventry at a staff conference where the client had requested a light-hearted approach.

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London Business School Accelerated Development Programme – technology trends extract

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The TIDES of Change extract – Institutional Change and Demographics (20 mins)
Thinking Like a Futurist – tracking the trends workshop extract (11 mins)

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Duke Corporate Education introduction and interview on the TIDES of Change


Available at:
http://www.dukece.com/educators-partners/educator-network/graeme-codrington.php

An interview by Devin Bigoness of Duke CE



Technology, Big Data, Infographics, Design and the Role of IT – extract from a conference for Haniel, Germany 2011
Promotional video for Graeme’s work with China Speaker Agency – a video used at a Singapore showcase in March 2012

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Graeme Codrington introducing TomorrowToday, TIDES of Change and future trends
Business Success TV
Short educational videos

Communicating across the generations – available at YouTube

Business Success TV
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Making meetings work across the generations – available at YouTube

Business Success TV
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Managing Young Talent – available at YouTube

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An Introduction to The TIDES of Change – a detailed introduction to our one or two day programme on the five disruptive forces changing the shape of the new world of work (22 minutes)

Graeme presented After Shock at Confex in London in March 2010. It was part of a workshop and an early version of this presentation, focused on the events industry. It has been edited and made available as five YouTube videos:





Because of the volcanic ash cloud in April 2010, Graeme had a number of conferences cancelled. He recorded a video message for the delegates of one of them, and made a 17 minute clip available for them to see. You can see it at Viddler.com.



Extract from After Shock – Delivered in March 2010 at Confex in London, this extract looks at the impact of shifting social values on the new world of work in the next decade
Extract from After Shock – Delivered in March 2010 at Confex in London, this extract looks at the impact of augmented reality on the new world of work in the next decade
Extract from After Shock – Delivered in March 2010 at Confex in London, this extract looks at the impact of changing demographics and a focus on environmental (green) issues on the new world of work – especially the events industry – in the next decade
The TIDES of Change showcase: The Environment – A low quality extract of a showcase presented in Johannesburg in May 2010
Winning the Talent Wars – Understanding why today’s “bright young things” think so differently about work is critical if you’re going to create an environment that engages them
The Connection Economy extract – These days there is almost no difference between competitors. Why should anyone buy from you? Graeme suggests that it’s more and more about who you are, and less about what you sell these days.
Graeme Codrington on Supporting Talent – Extract from “The Talent Challenge” presented in Iran, focusing on giving talent the resources they need in order to be talented for you. This session was being simultaneously translated, and Graeme needed to simplify his English and slow down.

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The Future is Now – a new generation of ethical consumers will demand companies become “green” and more sustainable. Recorded for Graeme’s client, Sustainable Energy Design Solutions (SEDS), this extract talks about today’s young people, and how they are demanding better sustainability from companies.
The Baby Boomers – this extract was recorded a few years ago at a charity event held at a large church in Johannesburg. It’s Graeme’s favourite segment from the award winning “Mind the Gap” presentation, parodying the Baby Boomers and their management styles.
Three reasons to reduce energy usage in your business – an extract from ‘The Future is Now’, recorded for Graeme’s client, SEDS.

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Hannah’s Rules, the Rise of the Ethical Consumer – This extract is from an old version of “The Future is Now” presentation, and tells the story that started it all for Graeme.
Extract from ‘The Future is Now’. – Graeme talks about the world’s biggest problems, how the media is responding, and why we should prioritise energy efficiency. There is a business case for doing this – save energy, and save money.

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Links to other videos, and videos on other websites:

Graeme volunteers at a charity, “The Global Poverty Project” where he delivers a message about eradicating poverty. He recently spent 5 days trying to live below the poverty line.

Promotional videos developed for Graeme:

Sharon Kersten talks about some of the work she did with the TomorrowToday team, and especially a client and staff workshop and presentation series Graeme did for her when she was CEO of a large high street retail bank.
Testimonial for Graeme Codrington, by leading Iranian conference organiser, Sepehr Tarverdian