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Resources for corporate futurists on trend tracking, futures work, and how to go towards a continuous and collaborative way of doing foresight.

How satisfied is your team over the foresight and futures work in your organization?

How satisfied is your team over the foresight and futures work in your organization?

The Futures Day is being celebrated today on March 6th. As our contribution to honour the day, we ran a survey on ’Foresight Best Practices’ during the month of February.

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Strategic management – past, present, and future

Strategic management – past, present, and future

Where is strategic management headed? I have shared my views about the past, present, and future of strategic management in dozens of presentations, hundreds of discussions, numerous investment...

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Foresight for Innovation

Foresight for Innovation

In order to detect the early signs of disruptive forces - to out-think your competition - I think a systematic way of getting new inputs is crucial. A key use case of foresight work is to place...

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How to Boost Foresight Work With a Simple Web App

How to Boost Foresight Work With a Simple Web App

This post is aimed at anyone who is interested in how to scan the horizon for weak signals and emerging trends and make sense of them assisted by a web app (a tool) designed for that.

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Finding Trends and Signals That Matter

Finding Trends and Signals That Matter

While working with weak signals and trends, does it sometimes feel like you are trying to find the needle in a haystack?

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Futures Thinking as a Tool: Create Desire for Change

Futures Thinking as a Tool: Create Desire for Change

by Team FIBRES | Nov 1, 2017 | Strategic Foresight

On one September Friday, we sat down with a few colleagues and discussed change and change management (we always do, we're all passionate about this!). I started to wonder how futures thinking...

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Five Foresight Buy-in Exercises for Strategic Planning Process

Five Foresight Buy-in Exercises for Strategic Planning Process

A few weeks ago I wrote about getting started with foresight work by - as a first step - starting to talk about your future and what to expect and how to be prepared when you do. Now we are...

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Confessions of a CEO: Going Forward With Future

Confessions of a CEO: Going Forward With Future

Three years ago our team made a strategic decision that changed our course from consulting business to a software business. We wanted to provide a solution that helps organizations get really...

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Confessions of a CEO: Changing Lanes to Accelerate Foresight with AI

Confessions of a CEO: Changing Lanes to Accelerate Foresight with AI

I promised I’ll share my experiences on how it feels like to be part of an international startup accelerator program, and to be on our journey towards ‘hybrid foresight’ and ‘smart strategies’....

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