Futures literacy is a competence that offers insights into both the reasons why we use the futures and the methods of how humans deploy the futures when they anticipate. Being futures literate enables people to embrace complexity as a gift and to use the future to innovate the present.
Anticipatory thinking is a complex cognitive process for assessing and managing risks in transcontextuality. It is a process of questioning previously unquestioned assumptions and to easily shift back and forth from criticality to visioning, to transformational thinking.
Quantum Socialization aims at providing the learning experience in order to begin to embrace complexity, discontinuity, entanglement, the superposition of multiple, parallel future timelines, as well as intimate social circles within a few-to-few fractal network as an emergent sociological force.
Lucid Dreaming means ‘dreaming up’ new technologies and new technological applications to bring them into being. Every future technology will seem to be like magic from our present perspective. Lucid Dreamwork accompanies prototyping futures.
When faced with existential risks, global crises, tragedy, environmental collapse, and health issues, resilience is how well a system, a society, or an individual can adapt and bounce back. In some cases, resilience can imply going above and beyond the previous baseline.
Postnormal times represent an era in which old orthodoxies are dying, new meanings are emerging, and very few things seem to make sense. The result is a product of the forces shaping our globalized world: accelerating change, uncertainty, and ignorance.
Worldbuilding capacities is the process of actually constructing new realities based on a translation of the principles with which science-fiction and fantasy writers create their imaginary universes.
Evolutionary cooperation is an understanding of the design, implementation, and initiation of new organizational models that foster and facilitate the evolution of trans-contextual, trans-paradigmatic, and trans-perspective cooperation.
Scenario planning is a method to help to form an idea of possible futures. The scenario work helps to illustrate the plurality in futures. Various methods in scenario planning can be utilized to help to delineate possible images of the future.
Strategic foresight is a structured and systemic approach that is embedded in organizational anticipation of the futures for strategic reasons. It is about pluralistic futures that imply threats but also opportunities to broaden a sense for decision-making capacities.
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