Strategic foresight is not just about preparing a world to leave to younger generations, but it also about preparing the younger generations for the world we are leaving to them. With that in mind, we are reposting from the blog Prepare with Foresight which is focused on contingency planning and disaster preparedness.
What is the most important tool in your survival kit? Is it the tins of food, the can opener, the gun, the bullets, the gas lamp? Your most important tool for surviving a disaster is the same as for thriving in a safe, modern world: your brain. However, that tool is only as useful as the whetstone with which you sharpen it.
The full name of this website is ‘Prepared with Foresight’, but to date, most of the posts have been about preparation and less about foresight. So, let me introduce you to the most important tool in my own mental toolbox, strategic foresight.
Read the rest of the article at: Using Strategic Foresight in Disaster Preparedness