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New book just out!

Our CEO’s new book, Strategic Foresight: Learning from the future is now out, available at www.triarchypress.net/foresight or via Amazon. To read some extracts see: http://www.book2look.de/book/tOuAdpmXWe&r=IYUnEX6ZIPIitm1WXQan  

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Bezos helps Washington Post use Foresight

Jeff Bezos helped the Washington Post use Foresight for the reasons we recommend people use it. To read more, see: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/20/business/media/jeff-bezos-makes-his-mark-on-washington-post-with-new-kindle-app.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share&_r=0

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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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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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CIPD’s 100 thought leaders on the future of work

Our CEO has been quoted  by CIPD: “We will all need to be leaders – leadership from every chair – each person taking the lead whenever it is right to do so. This dispersed leadership means that HR will lead … Continue reading

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Lovely link – changing world

Interesting link from TEDx Nevada.   http://integrallife.com/video/living-transformational-life

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HSBC Gloucestershire is running a series of four interactive workshops for business owner/managers to help HSBC’s clients to grow their businesses to the next level by encouraging strategic thinking and helping them to develop and motivate their leadership teams. If … Continue reading

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Two interesting links

Two interesting new links: http://njhoughton.wordpress.com/2012/12/05/meta-patterns-of-failure-the-roles-of-foresight/ – blog written by colleague Neil Houghton with a brilliant, simple explanation of why foresight (and change to be sure) often fails. And http://fiveliteracies.typepad.com/richard_hames/ – blog from colleague and friend Richard Hames called Tilting at … Continue reading

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Why are there still dinosaurs?

  I’m curious; why do businesses embark on change programmes without first having a good look around to determine what is happening in their environment?  I mean, change is hard enough without getting two very fundamental ducks in a row. … Continue reading

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Someone changed the rules!

This is a recent TED upload by a colleague of mine (we go back quite a long way) Eddie Obeng.  Eddie is a thinker and a simplifier and an energetic presenter.  This is about the turbulent world of today; someone … Continue reading

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