Member Post: The Future of Work, Freshmen Edition by Christopher Kent

The following is a member post written by Christopher Kent and originally posted by the blog of Foresight Alliance. The views expressed are those of the author and not necessarily of the APF.  I had the opportunity—and pleasure—to speak to incoming freshmen at Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business. The topic was the future of work, with …

Member Post–The Future of Sustainable Fashion: An Industry Meeting of Minds

The following is a member post by Alisha Bhagat that was originally posted to the Forum for the Future blog.   The views expressed are those of the author and not necessarily of the APF or its members. It’s worth three trillion dollars annually; engages complex and interconnected global supply chains; provides a vast range of consumer choice, …

Member Post: The Experiential Turn by Stuart Candy and Jake Dunagan

The following is a member post by Stuart Candy and Jake Dunagan that was originally posted to the Sceptical Futuryst blog.  It also appears in the inaugural issue of Human Futures (December 02016), a publication of the World Futures Studies Federation. And it is available through Research Gate. The views expressed are those of the authors …

Member Post: The New Digital Divide by Emilio Mordini

This is a blog post from a member of the APF, Emilio Mordini. It was originally posted to his LinkedIn account. He also regularly updates his Blogger account which is more focused on medical topics. The views in the article belong to the author and do not necessarily represent the APF or its other members. The expression “digital …

Member Post: Making Peace with Chaos by Sara Robinson

This is a blog post from a member of the APF, Sara Robinson, originally published at Civic Hall. It provides perspective about the point in history that the USA currently finds itself after the past 12 months of divisive campaigning and the presidential election. Any political preferences expressed are not necessarily shared by the APF …

A Call for Chapter Proposals “Organizing (for) the Future”

This post originally appeared on Future Orientation. To see the full blog post, please click here. Call for Book Chapter Proposals | Organizing (for) the Future. How Organizations Manage Things to Come | Submission deadline: February 15, 2017 Overview In contemporary societies, the temporal mode of the future is becoming more and more prevalent. At the latest since post-modernity and …

Member Post: Jobbing or Doing? by Andy Hines

The following is a member post by Andy Hines which is cross-posted from Hines’ own blog, Hinesight. The views in the article belong to the author and do not necessarily represent the APF or its other members. A frequently asked question I get as an educator is “can I get a job as a futurist? I tackled this important and …

Member Post: How Generation Z Thinks About the Future by Anne Boysen

This blog post is cross posted from the blog After the Millennials which belongs to futurist consultant Anne Boysen, a full APF member. The views expressed are those of the author and not necessarily of the APF or its members. Do you lead a group of children and want to engage them in future thinking in …