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Foresight By Sherry D. Ficklin
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2010 Rocky Mountin Fiction Writers Award for Best First Full Length Novel: Attacked at her high school graduation by a mysterious woman and her gruesome henchmen, Grace Archer is rescued by her Aunt... More > Phoenix and a Fae warrior named Chris. Daughter of Pandora and Prometheus, Grace is charged with protecting her mother’s box from the crazed demi-goddess Lilith, who is determined to use it to unleash destruction on Earth. [Book I of The Gods of Fate young adult fantasy series (©2010) Published by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. www.dragonflypubs.com]< Less
AIA Foresight Report By The American Institute of Architects
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The AIA Foresight Report is a 34-page report, developed by The American Institute of Architects with Greenway Group, to highlight key trends in the marketplace and their impact on business and... More > growth. The report will include strategies that members can employ immediately related to business, marketing, operations, practice and design and firm leadership.< Less
How to Rethink the Future: Making Use of Strategic Foresight By Stephen Murgatroyd
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We are not, as a species, very good at prediction. This you will quickly realize as you read the first chapter of this book. Yet we need prediction to live our daily lives–insurance, weather... More > forecasting, shipping, flight and other decisions depend on them.We make predictions all the time and sometimes we get it right.Strategic foresight is not about prediction. It is about understanding and anticipating different futures. The future is rarely a straight line from the past–it is subject to change and uncertainty. What strategic foresight as a process does is seek to understand why the future will be different from the past and what the implication of these differences are. In this book, I provide insights from forty years of consulting practice with organizations from large (Oracle, TESCO, Heinz, Barclays, Conoco-Phillips), medium (Debenhams, West Yorkshire Police, Millennium Copthorne) and small (Elk Island Public Schools, Alberta Assessment Consortium, Contact North/Contact Nord); for-profit and non-profit.< Less
How to Rethink the Future: Making Use of Strategic Foresight By Stephen Murgatroyd
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We are not, as a species, very good at prediction. This you will quickly realize as you read the first chapter of this book. Yet we need prediction to live our daily lives–insurance, weather... More > forecasting, shipping, flight and other decisions depend on them.We make predictions all the time and sometimes we get it right.Strategic foresight is not about prediction. It is about understanding and anticipating different futures. The future is rarely a straight line from the past–it is subject to change and uncertainty. What strategic foresight as a process does is seek to understand why the future will be different from the past and what the implication of these differences are. In this book, I provide insights from forty years of consulting practice with organizations from large (Oracle, TESCO, Heinz, Barclays, Conoco-Phillips), medium (Debenhams, West Yorkshire Police, Millennium Copthorne) and small (Elk Island Public Schools, Alberta Assessment Consortium, Contact North/Contact Nord); for-profit and non-profit.< Less
Insight & Foresight: A Collection of Writings by Pastor Chris Steinle By C. W. Steinle
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Insight & Foresight: A collection of Writings by Pastor Chris Steinle includes "Come Out of Her My People", "Words that Split the Rocks", "Beginning in Christ",... More > "The Gift of Tongues", and "The Last Enemy of Christ", with Special Collection updates and additional commentary. Come out of her, My People is a realistic interpretation of Revelation's unsealed prophecies; and is the only major book with that title which preserves its biblical context to leave an actual physical location - most likely the United States of America. Beginning in Christ is a foundational resource for the new believer; and those desiring to rekindle their love toward God. Words that Split the Rocks: Sketches from a Prophetic Life is a collection of miracles from the life and journals of C.W. Steinle. The Gift of Tongues is a concise reference to one of the most mysterious practices of the Christian faith. The Last Enemy of Christ: Paul’s Chronology of Christ’s Return is a biblical study of St. Paul’s end-times timeline.< Less
先觉之歌 (Song of Foresight) By Xuanjun Xie
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These 360 and more poems were penned from 1967 to 1980 by Xie Xuanjun(謝選駿,谢选骏), a thinker of the 21st century who made his debut in the... More > academic world in the 1980's . These early poetic works by him predated his scholarly writing and his elucidating of philosophical thoughts, but were the embryonic forms of the latter and, as works of the soul before being assimilated by the social environment, could indeed be regarded as songs by a person of foresight. 1980年代的學者、二十一世紀的思想者,謝選駿在1970年代前後(1967年──1980年)寫下了這裏的三百六十餘首詩歌。這些早期的詩行先於其學術和思想,卻是其學術與思想的雛形,作為「未與社會環境同化之前的靈魂之作」,堪稱《先覺之歌》。< Less
Song of Foresight (先觉之歌) By Xuanjun Xie
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These 360 and more poems were penned from 1967 to 1980 by Xie Xuanjun(謝選駿,谢选骏), a thinker of the 21st century who made his debut in the... More > academic world in the 1980's . These early poetic works by him predated his scholarly writing and his elucidating of philosophical thoughts, but were the embryonic forms of the latter and, as works of the soul before being assimilated by the social environment, could indeed be regarded as songs by a person of foresight. 1980年代的學者、二十一世紀的思想者,謝選駿在1970年代前後(1967年──1980年)寫下了這裏的三百六十餘首詩歌。這些早期的詩行先於其學術和思想,卻是其學術與思想的雛形,作為「未與社會環境同化之前的靈魂之作」,堪稱《先覺之歌》。< Less
China 2025: Research & Innovation Landscape By Epaminondas Christofilopoulos, Stavros Mantzanakis
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The current report aims to produce plausible versions of the future for the research and innovation environment in China in 2025. The overall work was structured around a single focal question:... More > “What are the main factors that will affect the Research (R) & Innovation (I) Environment in China until 2025?”. A combination of desk-study analysis, a Delphi study, as well as a Crowd-sourcing platform, have been utilized to reveal 16 critical drivers that play a substantial role in transforming the R&I landscape in China. Taking into account those drivers, as well as some critical uncertainties, four plausible scenarios for the future of the Chinese research & innovation landscape, have been composed. The four composed scenarios for China, are all set at 2025, and aim to help us suspend the disbelief in all plausible futures and allow us to think that any of them might take place, and prepare for them...< Less
2008 State of the Future By Jerome C. Glenn, Theodore J. Gordon, Elizabeth Florescu
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Millennium Project reports provide context for global thinking and potential for better understanding how humanity could work together to improve the human condition. Please Note: This edition does... More > not come with a companion CD. The companion CD contains 6,300 pages of the accumulative 12 years of global futures research, as well as the research and methods behind the summaries in the print edition. You will be able to purchase the companion CD separately. We will provide a link to the CD when it is ready< Less
an Approach to Prescience By David L. Birdsall
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a play with parody of the foresightful