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6 Megatrends Every Leader Can’t Afford to Ignore

Nobody knows what the future will look like. It’s tempting to focus on one single trend then extrapolate and jump to the wrong conclusion. Hay Group and Z_punkt, leaders in the science of foresight analysis, produced some ground-breaking insights on the six megatrends that will help leaders to address these seismic changes on the horizon by 2030. 1. Globalization 2.0 Globalization 2.0 is fundamentally different from version 1.0. Asia will no longer be the sweatshop of the West. Asian economies will reply less and less on West for goods and traditional trade patterns will be disrupted. Beware of “glocalization.” A new global middle ...

Top 10 Trends: What’s Next in 2013?….World, Business, Consumer, Workplace, and Technology

Top 10 Global Trends for 2013 (Click Here Full Story @Economist) Social everything:  New generations and their digital world stepping forward Redefining value: The consumer is winning the fight to own the new consume Distributed everything:  Mobility in production and consumption The next “industrial” revolution: Robots and smart machines reshaping work The new space race:  Pushing the frontiers of technology once again? Geopolitical wars: The fight to control the future Resource wars escalating: From a world of abundance to shortage Business stepping up: From profit to purpose Information is power: The security challeng...