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Managerial foresight and firm performance

Managerial foresight and firm performance | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

In this 2011 PhD dissertation, Martin Amsteus defines managerial foresight its association between managerial foresight and firm performance. "First, previous research was reviewed and foresight was defined. Second, an instrument for measuring managerial foresight was developed. Third, an empirical case served as an illustration and as anassessment of validity. Fourth, managerial foresight was tested for association with firm performance." Download a copy of this important publication.

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Read quality concept papers on corporate foresight

Read quality concept papers on corporate foresight | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

 

The corporate perspective grows in popularity within the foresight field. Dr. Rene Rohrbeck offers links to his blogs and three of his recent papers in various journals on foresight. 

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Foresight Styles Assessment: Testing a New Tool for Consulting Futurists

Foresight Styles Assessment: Testing a New Tool for Consulting Futurists | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

Futurists need reliable tools to measure the future-readiness of individuals and teams. This paper by Dr. Jay Gary examines Dian's Foresight Styles Assessment (FSA) to determine whether there is sufficient empirical support for its six proposed styles of foresight: Futurist, Activist, Opportunist, Flexist, Equilibrist, and Reactionist. Click link to download the pdf. http://www.jfs.tku.edu.tw/14-1/A01.pdf

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van der Laan Offers a Refined Foresight Styles Assessment

van der Laan Offers a Refined Foresight Styles Assessment | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

Austrialian researchers use structural equation modelling to show that 3 of 4 factors of the Foresight Styles Assessment instrument represent a uni-dimensional construct of foresight, useful in research and management. See Van Der Laan, L., & Erwee, R. ( 2012). Foresight styles assessment: A valid and reliable measure of dimensions of foresight competence. Foresight, 14(5), 374-386. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?articleid=17054927

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Corporate Foresight: Towards a Maturity Model

Corporate Foresight: Towards a Maturity Model | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

Would you be surprised to learn that the average life expectancy of a Fortune 500 company is below 50 years? Corporate Foresight: Towards a Maturity Model for the Future Orientation of a Firm by Rene Rohrbeck explains why. Now available in e-book.

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Special Issue on Corporate Foresight

Special Issue on Corporate Foresight | Corporate Foresight | Scoop.it

Rohrbeck, Huizingh, and Battistella are editing a special issue of Technological Forecasting and Social Change (TFSC), that focuses on how firms derive value from corporate foresight activities, through anticipation and strategic agility. CFP deadline is 30 June 2013.

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