5. Execution (Product thinking)
Key Practice Specialties and Communities for Adaptive Foresight
- Management & Leadership – American Management Association (AMA). Since 1923. Full-spectrum training in firm, product, service, and project leadership, analysis, comm., IT, marketing, sales, PR, human resources, finance, project mgmt. Books, papers, podcasts, webinars, webcasts, etc.; Project Management Institute (PMI), and PMP Certification. 270 chapters; International Leadership Association (ILA). Since 1999. Advancing leadership practices. ILA Global Conference. Publishes Journal of Leadership Studies, Leadership Excellence. There are also many specialized leadership development programs, publications, and communities for almost every industry, and for most of the specialties listed above.
Key Execution-Associated Practitioner Methods
Enterprise Resource Planning
Integrated suite of management apps for product development, supply chain, and workflow.
Objectives and Expectations Setting (Chartering)
Clarifying the proposed objectives of foresight work, managing team expectations for the process.
Project Management Software
Software that helps with project estimation, planning, cost control, collaboration, and administration.
Research and deliberation to define the project (collaborative plan) for proposed foresight work.
Work Environment Selection
Creating an online and physical work or retreat environment conducive to good foresight process.