September 22, 2014

What if Thomas Piketty is Right about Inequality?

Peter Kennedy
Partner

A FSG conversation on one of the most important economic questions of our time.

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September 15, 2014

Lessons from Scenario Planning

Patrick Marren
Partner

Some things we've learned in several decades of scenario planning.

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August 26, 2014

ISIS, Hitler, Orwell

Patrick Marren
Partner

A war with no "good" side. 

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August 14, 2014

FSG Summer 2014 Update

Peter Kennedy
Managing Principal

 Conferences, travel and writings in the hazy, crazy days of mid-summer.

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June 28, 2014

One Hundred Years Ago Today

Patrick Marren
Partner

100 years ago today, according to a late friend of ours.

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April 10, 2014

Transportation in 2050

Peter Kennedy
Managing Principal

FSG associate Mark Safford takes a shot at describing what transportation could look like in 2050.

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April 07, 2014

Unknown Unknowns, Scenarios and Strategic Judgment

Peter Kennedy
Partner

Errol Morris’s documentary on Donald Rumsfeld is in the theatres. The film, plus a companion four-part series on the former secretary of defense in the The New York Times, raises interesting questions about knowledge, uncertainty and corporate strategy.

  

 
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April 04, 2014

The Biggest Economic Trend of Our Lifetimes

Patrick Marren
Partner

Has no one noticed the main fact about our country over the past 13 years?

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March 30, 2014

Scenario-Planning Alumni Spotlight: Manoj Saxena

Peter Kennedy
Managing Principal

FSG recently caught up with Manoj Saxena, a former scenario-planning client who is now founding General Partner of The Entrepreneur's Fund. 

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March 09, 2014

Scenario Perspectives on California Drought

Peter Kennedy
Partner

Is the current California drought about climate change or some periodically recurring rainfall shortage?  The experts don't agree.  Which is why planners affected by this situation should rigorously think through multiple scenarios -- and their implications.

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