Introduction to the Use of Future Research Concepts & Methods

Instructor: Jerome Glenn, PhD h.c.

This course offers intermediate professionals an introduction and applications of Futures Research and Foresight concepts and methods to the workplace.

Course Objectives

  • Describe history, philosophy, and purposes of futures research and foresight
  • Improve future-orientation, anticipatory thinking, and foresight to take advantage of accelerating global change rather than only reacting to developments
  • Discuss strengths and weaknesses of several futures concepts and methods as input to strategy
  • Describe and demonstrate several futures research methods that can be used to help future-orient work
  • Review a check list to better connect futures research and foresight as input to strategic decision making

Offering Details


3 Days

Class Size

Up to 30 participants


Suggested for middle
or experienced managers

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