Foresight Methods

The William Gibson quote that the future is already with us but unevenly distributed may be true, and what is also true is that Horizon 4 latent futures…
Applying foresight to strategy development, perhaps the most dominant use of foresight today.
An overview of foresight methods that you can use in your foresight processes.
Some ideas for getting starting using your foresight.
Exploring a range of frameworks that can be used to design foresight processes.
An overview of the different types of foresight approaches you can use.
Exploring the nature of the relationship between the thinking and doing in futures work.
Strategic planning, in its accepted formulaic mode, passed its use-by date a long time ago. What’s next?
This is an extract from my PhD thesis that provides a summary overview of the origins of scenario development.