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The seventh megatrend: why Australia must embrace innovation

Stefan Hajkowicz, CSIRO

An emerging new “megatrend” is that Australia’s scientists and researchers need to be more innovative, particularly if the country is to play a significant role in the world’s economy. 1,021 more words


Seize Megatrends Opportunities: What made McDonald’s persevere in China?

In one of the latest “Strategy+Business” articles, the authors are asking a very powerful question for anyone looking into seizing megatrends opportunities: “What made McDonald’s persevere in China, and why did its U.S.-centric marketing approach succeed?” Here is their answer: 282 more words

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Divesting And Re-economising

There are two growing movements that aim to transform economies in one way or another: one is the divestment movement and the other is the REconomy movement that has formed from the transition movement. 750 more words

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EY Report - Megatrends That Will Shape Our Future

EY describes megatrends as large, transformative global forces that define the future by having a far-reaching impact on business, economies, industries, societies, and individuals. We live in a world in constant motion. 269 more words


Timber Framing as Metaphor for Transparency, Community and Progress in Government

I’m a big Ken Burns film fan.  While his film footage is always impressive, I look forward to the stitching of poignant, archival photographs with the familiar, often deeply-timbered narration into a seamless story that… 1,072 more words

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