The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many.
One of the best kept secrets in America is that people are aching to make a commitment, if they only had the freedom and environment in which to do so.
Don’t get so far in front of the parade that no one knows you’re in the parade.
The most reliable way to forecast the future is to try to understand the present.
Strategic planning is worthless—unless there is first a strategic vision.
The modernization of Asia will forever reshape the world as we move toward the next millennium.
Globalization is a bottom-up phenomenon with all actions initiated by milions of individuals, the sum total of which is “globalization.” No one is in charge, and no one can anticipate what the sum of all the individual initiatives will be before the result manifest. A global economy can only be the result of “spontaneous order.
We must learn to balance the material wonders of technology with the spiritual demands of our human race.
The most reliable way to anticipate the future is by understanding the present.
Intuition becomes increasingly valuable in the new information society precisely because there is so much data.
Value is what people are willing to pay for it.
We are shifting from a managerial society to an entrepreneurial society.
In a world that is constantly changing, there is no one subject or set of subjects that will serve you for the foreseeable future, let alone for the rest of your life. The most important skill to acquire now is learning how to learn.
Topics: Learning, Foresight
We have for the first time an economy based on a key resource Information that is not only renewable, but self-generating. Running out of it is not a problem, but drowning in it is.
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