January 29, 2019

Capitalism and the Long Term

Gerard Smith
Managing Principal

The stability of capitalism is threatened by an excessive focus on the short-term. The long term must be a part of decision making, and scenario planning can help.

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July 07, 2021

Life, Death and Adaptation: How to think about the future

Kevin McDermott
Principal

A narrow understanding of a business ecosystem is a constraint on imagination—and growth.

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June 24, 2021

Strategic foresight requires imagination, rigor and (often) courage

Joe DuFresne
Principal

Think hard before taking thorny issues off the table. 

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June 11, 2021

Five Future Paths for Bitcoin and Digital Currencies

Peter Kennedy
Managing Principal

Watch for hazards and detours...

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May 17, 2021

Have we given up on the future?

Gerard Smith
Managing Principal

Is the declining birth rate evidence of a broader, more worrisome trend?

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April 22, 2021

So where’s my prize for thinking long term?

Kevin McDermott
Principal

...and why does the short term so often win out? 

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April 02, 2021

Strategic Choice: The Efficiency vs. Resilience Dilemma

Joe DuFresne
Principal

The enduring lessons of the Ever Given crisis in the Suez

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March 09, 2021

Foresight, Disaster, and Texas

Patrick Marren
Principal

When it comes to disaster preparedness, no one comes out looking all that good.

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January 26, 2021

Biden, Fauci, FDR and Decision-Making Under Uncertainty

Patrick Marren
Principal

"It is common sense to take a method and try it: If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something."

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December 20, 2020

FSG Takes Stock of an Extraordinary Year

Peter Kennedy
Managing Principal

May all our futures be brighter in 2021

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