Get yourself in design thinking mode to build a better future

Credits: Sergi Jordà, Günter Geiger, Martin Kaltenbrunner en Marcos Alonso's ‘Reactable

The work of strategy experts should ideally be focused on analytic, conceptual thinking, before stepping into operational planning. But often, the pressure to present a hands-on and actionable plan stands in the way of studying situations from a wider angle. However, this is not a plea for a free ticket … Continue reading

How to bring more creativity in scenario thinking?

"Drawing" M.C. Escher
Collection National Archive, the Netherlands

One of the main criteria for scenarios about the future is that they are challenging. They also need to be relevant and plausible, but they should also trigger people’s thinking. That means, scenarios need to contain creative elements, creative storylines that initiate the conversation about what the future may look … Continue reading