Category Archives: Strategic Threats

Map of Global Mega Trends




Here you go then. Use this link to get to a high resolution version. A3, A1 and rather wonderful AO sized copies on paper are available upon request (no charge except for print, post and a cardbaord tube). See you … Continue reading






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Strategy Conversation Cards




Long-time readers may remember that as well as maps I have a thing for cards. I’ve previously helped to create a set of cards for PWC to help CFOs discuss the distant future and I also created a set, along … Continue reading






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Strategic Trends




Last night I attended the launch of Global Strategic Trends (issue 5) out to 2045. If you don’t know it this document describes the future context for defence and security out to the year 2045, although it’s useful for general … Continue reading






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Quote of the week




            Sorry, time has flown. End of the day and no post so here’s a quick quote. “We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that … Continue reading






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