A couple of weeks ago I noted an increasing pattern on Google Trends when it came to Canada and searches for the word future.
Inspired by this post in Google Blogoscoped (found via 43 Folders) and the statements that people are predictable I got reminded of the power of Google Trends.
The other day a friend unexpectedly referred to Fermi problems (attributed to the famous physicist Enrico Fermi).
Since many years I have been working in and with organizations which is suffering from increasing complexity.
Google have released a new fascinating and probably controversial tool onto the world: Google Trends.
After reflecting a while about Jamais’ idea about open source scenario planning and after reading Art Hutchinson’s comments about some difficulties I thought I should add some of my reflections about problems an open source approach could face.