Big Data is a Myth When Anticipating The Future

Big Data is a Myth When Anticipating The Future

lerablogThe Lera blog gets it right today, quoting Gary Hamel: “The problem with the future is that it is different. If you are unable to think differently, the future will always arrive as a surprise.”

Big Data won’t foretell the future unless the future is just like today, and it never will be.

If you haven’t at least experimented with or learned about scenarios, now’s the time.

Lera also give a good, brief history of scenarios in the post: Scenario Planning in Business

Daniel W. Rasmus

Daniel W. Rasmus, Founder and Principal Analyst of Serious Insights, is an internationally recognized speaker on the future of work and education. He is the author of several books, including Listening to the Future and Management by Design.

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