Futurewise: The Six Faces of Global Change

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9780002740067: Futurewise: The Six Faces of Global Change

As the millennium approaches, everyone wants to know what the future holds. On an individual, corporate and world scale, how society changes will affect us all profoundly. Make the wrong choice and the results could be devastating. The author considers six faces of the future as if they are the faces of a cube. The world will be Fast, Urban, Tribal, Universal, Radical and Ethical (a new morality). He explains the practical results of these including everything from the hours in the working week to artificial pregnancies. From business planning on a company scale to choices about a personal pension, these changes will have an impact on everyone. Wealth, health, cultures, technology, travel, morality - all are considered in this major new study.

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Dr Patrick Dixon is a medical doctor who became interested in the future through his pioneering AIDS and HIV work. He is now on the international lecture circuit and is the Director of Global Change Ltd which gathers data about the future and provides briefings for executives. In 1996 he was involved with breaking the 'Dolly the Sheep' story and frequently appears on TV and radio.

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Patrick Dixon was named as one of today's 50 most influential business thinkers in a recent executive survey. He advises many global companies and is a regular commentator on TV and radio. A Fellow of the London Business School, a Visiting Professor at the European School of Management and Technology, and author of 12 books, including Building a Better

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Dixon, Patrick
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (1998)
ISBN 10: 0002740060 ISBN 13: 9780002740067
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-000-06-7941007

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