Book Summary


Becoming the Great Ancestors Our Future Needs - an Antidote for Short-Termism

Introduction: Discover how to reshape your thinking to enrich your life and help generations to come.

Given our present challenges, humanity needs a new way to think about the world

Short-term thinking is counter-productive, and must be replaced by long-term considerations

To build a better world, we need to cultivate transgenerational empathy

The “official future” is flawed – we must embrace intentional and inclusive thinking to forge a better future

To change the world for our descendants, we need to cooperate with one another today

Summary: The decisions we make today, both individually and collectively, are going to shape humanity’s future.