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Anatomy of a Trend
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Confetti Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Research & development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting
A fascinating look at the predictable patterns behind trends. It is one of the most puzzling mysteries of modern culture: how do changes in style and taste come about? It is all part of the inner workings of trends. In Anatomy of a Trend, pioneering trend sociologist Henrik Vejlgaard reveals this startling truth: there are actually predictable patterns behind every trend.
Tetlock and Gardner’s Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is a Summary of Tetlock and Gardner’s New York Times Bestseller: Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction. In Superforecasting, Tetlock and coauthor Dan Gardner offer a masterwork on prediction, drawing on decades of research and the results of a massive, government-funded forecasting tournament.
Thinking about the Future: Guidelines for Strategic Foresight (2nd edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Thinking about the Future, by Andy Hines and Peter Bishop, distills the expertise of three dozen senior foresight professionals into a set of essential guidelines for carrying out successful strategic foresight. Presented in a highly scannable yet personable style, each guideline includes an explanation and rationale, key steps, a case example, and resources for further study.