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Richard Watson is a writer, speaker and consultant who advises
organisations on the future, focusing particularly on scenario planning
and the impact of trends on long-term strategy.
He publishes the online magazine Whats Next (www.nowandnext.com),
and is the author of the best selling book Future Files (sixteen
worldwide editions) and writes for a number of leading business
publications worldwide. His latest book, Future Minds has just been
published and looks at how the digital age is changing our minds,
why whis matters and what we can do about it (click
here for the Amazon review).
Richard has worked on scenario planning, horizon scanning and innovation
projects with, amongst others, IBM, Coca-Cola, McDonalds,
Westfield, P&G, News Ltd, Nestlé, The Department of Education
(UK and Australia) and Samsung.
Specific areas of expertise include newspapers, retail banking
and food. His talks cover emerging trends, strategic foresight or
scenario planning and he is an engaging and provocative futurist
Insightful and eminently quotable!