Tools of Thought: Share the Gift of Thought-Provoking Ideas and Techniques for Building the Future

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Membership in the World Future Society increases your power to create a better future for yourself and others. You can equip your colleagues, clients, friends, and family with "future power" tools by supplying them gift memberships in the World Future Society.

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World Future Society members receive a subscription to THE FUTURIST, along with invitations to participate in international conferences and assemblies, discounts on all, items sold through the Futurist Bookstore, and a subscription to the e-mailed monthly newsletter, Futurist Update.

Your gift will arrive as a package containing:

* "50 Trends Shaping the Future," a special publication produced exclusively for the World Future Society by forecaster Marvin Cetron and science writer Owen Davies.

* "The Art of Foresight: Preparing for a Changing World," an introduction to foresight techniques (such as trend analysis, scanning, scenario analysis, and more), including a sample trend analysis (focusing on the growing population of elderly) that shows the tools of foresight in action. …