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Mind set! : reset your thinking and see the future

Author: John Naisbitt
Publisher: New York : Collins, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In his Megatrends books, Naisbitt proved himself a far-sighted observer of our fast-changing world. This book discloses his secret of forecasting, opening the door to the insights that let him understand today's world and see the opportunities of tomorrow. He selects his most effective tools and applies them by guiding the reader through the five forces that will dominate the next decades of the twenty-first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Forecasts
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Naisbitt
ISBN: 9780061136887 0061136883
OCLC Number: 611708604
Description: XX, 282 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm
Contents: I: Mindsets --
While many things change, most things remain constant --
The future is embedded in the present --
Focus on the score of the game --
Understanding how powerful it is not to have to be right --
See the future as a picture puzzle --
Don't get so far ahead of the parade that people don't know you're in it --
Resistance to change falls if benefits are real --
Things that we expect to happen always happen more slowly --
You don't get results by solving problems but by exploiting opportunities --
Don't add unless you subtract --
Don't forget the ecology of technology --
II: Pictures of the future --
Culture: a visual culture is taking over the world --
Economics: from nation-states to economic domains --
China: the periphery is the center --
Europe: mutually assured decline --
Our evolutionary era: reservoir of innovation.
Responsibility: John Naisbitt.

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The next big thing in thinking from the best-selling author of Megatrends and Megatrends 2000. John Naisbitt explains the attitudes and skills anyone can use (in whatever walk of live) to anticipate  Read more...

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Praise for Megatrends: In July 2002, the Financial Times reached a conclusion: "Twenty years ago John Naisbitt's Bestseller Megatrends was published, with astonishingly precise predictions. He did Read more...

 
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