Summary of Flash Foresight
Daniel Burrus © 2011. Published by arrangement with HarperBusiness, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
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If you’re like most people, you’re trying to deal with the changes life throws at you every day, and you could use some help planning for the future. Technology forecaster and strategic adviser Daniel Burrus, writing with business author John David Mann, shows you how to see invisible opportunities and solve seemingly impossible problems by developing your ability to generate “flashes of foresight.” He demonstrates how to turn rapid change into advantage by using strategic foresight and certainty. As the subtitle says, Burrus believes you can learn to look where no one else is looking to “see the invisible and do the impossible.” getAbstract recommends their enthusiasm and vision to innovators, leaders and to anyone planning ahead.
In this summary, you will learn
- How to create “flashes of foresight,”
- What seven principles make invisible opportunities and solutions visible, and
- How to use these principles to create a better future.
About the Authors
Technology forecaster, strategic adviser and entrepreneur Daniel Burrus is the author of Technotrends. Business writer John David Mann is the co-author of The Go-Giver.