It may look like an overwhelming task to map out all the relevant developments, collect opinions and people’s views on the significance of each, and to distill a shared view of what are the most critical emerging opportunities and risks that may make or break future success. And then the remaining question is, how do you keep that picture of the future up to date, fueled by latest information on how key developments are unfolding?
But besides making the process easier and more comprehensive, foresight tools, can also lead to valuable strategic ideas that would not have emerged otherwise. In this article, we point out seven ways digital tools are helping teams of professionals who need to know what lies ahead.
As the story of the future unfolds, your team will be well equipped to fine-tune the assumptions on which the road ahead lies. And when a critical mass of significant developments emerges, you can initiate a new round of discussion and analysis around it, making sure your organization continues to position itself well for an ever-changing, yet rife with opportunities, future.
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