When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do? – John Maynard Keynes
Leading indicators and data sets are showcasing that the global economy is roaring back to life. Despite the pandemic flaring up and its disastrous consequences in places like India at the moment, we are entering the recovery phase of the pandemic – and in parts of the world – even an expansionary phase. Some future forecasts are extrapolating that the US economy will significantly outsize pre-pandemic forecasts for the year 2022 – thanks to huge stimulus packages and a re-set of the economy and investments in sustainable technologies. In Australia, consumer confidence is the highest in over a decade and in many nations house prices are hitting record highs, and for those consumers lucky enough to have been able to save during the pandemic slowdown, huge disposable incomes are about to be unleashed into the retail economy – with cascading effects across the whole economy.
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Anders Sorman-Nilsson is a reformed lawyer, and the founder and creative director of the Sydney and Stockholm based research company – Thinque. His unique global perspectives have been helping leaders, teams, and business owners in the USA, Europe, Asia and Australia make sense of and harness disruptive trends in innovations, generations and communications. His misfit insights have recently been manifested in his book Thinque Funky: Upgrade Your Thinking and amplified by endorsements via AFR Boss Magazine, Wired (UK), and Monocle.
Anders has advised clients like Apple, MTV, Johnson & Johnson, Eli Lilly, SAP, McCann Erickson, CPA Australia, UTS Business School and Macquarie Bank on navigating the constantly shifting business landscape and how to successfully enter a new decade of thinking.
Anders’ speaking topics include:
- ‘Future Thinking: your organisation’s success GPS’
- ‘Thought Leaders: the brands of the future’
- ‘Innovation Intersections: tapping diversity in thinking’
- ‘Waves of change: three global trends that will be disrupting your slumber’
- ‘Misfits: leading cross-generational teams’