The innovationist blog. FACING THE FOLD: ESSAYS ON SCENARIO PLANNING. Book News: July 14th, 2011 By James Ogilvy How do we face the uncertainty and complexity of the future?
An overly optimistic perspective can be motivating but easily dismissed as naive or shallow; the pessimistic outlook may be considered to be deeper and more ‘knowing’ but could lead to inaction. But limiting our visions of the future to simply one or other of these two ‘branches’ would mean adopting a position that is ultimately nothing more than a fatalistic rut. Scenario Planning Institute. Business Articles - EzineMark - Free Content Article Directory. Watch instant live TV news on your computer and mobile phone. THOMAS (Library of Congress) Invest in Democracy, Invest in Tunisia.