Guest Blog: Why is Decision Intelligence a New Field?

Originally appeared as a guest post (9/18/18) on our colleague Lorien Pratt’s website. Check out the introduction to Lorien’s soon-to-be-released book, Link | How Decision Intelligence Connects Data, Actions, and Outcomes for a Better World, where The Futures School...

Interview: Dutch Future Society

 We believe the future depends on collaboration. Regardless of where we are in the world, we seek out our tribe of like-minded people who want to create the future. When in Europe a couple of years ago, we teamed up with the Dutch Future Society, a local chapter of...

Democratizing the Future – Spain

“Our mission is to democratize the future, democratizing Strategic Foresight”Originally published 2/1/19 in Spanish on Isabel de Salas’ blog, “Strategic Foresight” Here in Spain the discipline of Strategic Foresight is relatively unknown (especially...

Kill the Five-year Plan

 The Current State: Good Intentions, Poor ResultsHaving spent the majority of my career as a finance professional for large, multi-national firms, I know intimately the herculean (and often fruitless) task of strategic and financial planning. By the end of my 13 year...

Creating Strategy in a VUCA World

The ideas that have historically guided us — hierarchical structures of society and organizations, top-down governance, segmented industries, intellectual property, personal ownership — are becoming increasingly irrelevant. We have never seen the volatility,...