October 25th, 2020
MEGATRENDS 2020 revisted
Also complete the survey monitoring your economy
Two weeks ago we cited your views in a survey of the KEI Network of over 25,000 contacts identifying that very significant change is anticipated on the future of work as technology reshapes the economy AND that governments are unable to control the impacts.
The following video contains a related presentation - "Megatrends 2020", prepared for a recent Zoom meeting of two Rotary Clubs. The presentation reviews the 10 trends identified by James Naisbitt in 1982 in his best seller Megatrends and goes further identifying three current megatrends that are reshaping our future: personalization of services and products through technology, the loss of personal privacy and trust in public institutions and professions, and finally ... well, take a peek, this is good. HERE
REMINDER - Monitoring Economic Diversification - OCTOBER
Alberta's economy HERE https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CT3ZLN5
Diversification is viewed as an essential feature in any economy for ensuring it is resilient to shocks - such as a pandemic, and able to recover quickly. An effective innovation ecosystem is also essential for developing and sustaining diversification.
The survey has been designed to obtain your views of your economy. Results will be distributed throughout November including a comparative analysis and recommendations.
The identity of survey respondents is confidential and will NOT be shared. The 8 question survey requires 4 minutes of your time.