It is very interesting to be in this time as we are right now… A decade of change. I agree that it sometimes can be uncomfortable and challenging but also very refreshing, inspiring and energizing.
A global trend briefing by Christopher Sanderson
some of the trends that he lifts are
refocus on lean
Less is more
Fewer but better
The beginnings of a slowdown of consumption.
This reminds me about a quote by Sante Poromaa that was written in the issue 9 David report April 2008
” In the future luxury goods will be methods that brings us back the power of our own attention: the power to choose ourselves what we want to notice or not. And there lies the true luxury of the future, to be able to resist shopping and still be happy.” Sante Poromaa
Sante Poromaa was born in 1958 in Kiruna.
“Becoming aware of the present is everything” Sante Poromaa
Local and hi-tech= location based
Consumer driven change
Global Trend Briefing by Martin Raymond
“Think the unthinkable….”
“re-write the rules” Martin Raymond
Remember that we own our happiness and our destiny.