Tag Archives: emerging trends

Tales of the future

This is a book review of a Communities of the Future: tales from Suffolk in 2030 By Stephen and Joanne Aguilar-Millan It explores a series of related possible futures and in so doing gives you quite a good view of how futurists actually … Continue reading

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Demographics Are Driving Entrpreneurship

Suppose you have been led to believe that your ailment will get much worse in the future. But what if instead, things start to improve. How would you feel? You’d probably be pretty excited. Exactly the same sort of excitement … Continue reading

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A Disturbing Emerging Trend

Do you sometimes wake up to a sinking feeling that things are just not headed in the right direction? Maybe, you worry about your debts, children’s college tuition, housing rent or child-care. Or maybe you are frustrated by not being … Continue reading

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Would you recognise your company in 20 years?

When we work with organisations, helping them to explore what they might look like in 20-30 years, they are often surprised – shocked, sometimes – when they realise that their activities might be completely different from what they do now.  … Continue reading

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Foresight is exciting…

At LASA it’s our job to keep in touch with new things coming on stream… whether that’s technology, societal change, economic upheaval or the famous butterfly effect.  We really enjoy scanning and discovering what is new and sharing it. One … Continue reading

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Bite-sized Content – emerging trends and possible futures of publishing

When I was asked if I’d join a discussion group on the future of publishing, funded by the Technology Strategy Board and facilitated by SAMI, I was pretty curious. As a published author, as well as a frequent purchaser of … Continue reading

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Emerging Trends Research

You might be interested to look at the trends we are following.  These can be accessed via our Pearltree “Emerging Trends.” http://www.pearltrees.com/#/N-u=1_583203&N-fa=7359749&N-s=1_7359749&N-f=1_7359749&N-p=70428821. Pearltrees is a software package that allows you to curate web-based materials. Hope you find this useful and … Continue reading

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