Magazine article New Zealand Management

New Zealand's Future Space

Magazine article New Zealand Management

New Zealand's Future Space

Article excerpt

We can only take New Zealand to the world successfully if New Zealand enterprise sees itself differently. That will only happen if we can imagine a world in which we are the centre of gravity, at the top not the bottom, a price maker not a price taker, a land of innovation and leading edge thinking, a land of positive action populated by organisations that understand the shifts that are taking place.

We need to shift the perception of ourselves as a nation that trades commodities--taking prices and not thinking global about the way in which we do business. Instead we need to set standards, think premium and clever and collaborate with the best and brightest the world has to offer. We need to promote our uniqueness.

According to the GlobalScan survey released at the Davos Economic Summit we lead the world in environmental governance. What better position of strength from which to view the world of the future?

So, let's image ourselves as successful, unique, something special, as leaders of the new world not the old, of limitless thinking and moving beyond the boundaries.

Pose the questions: What does it take to see ourselves differently and to act accordingly? Can we help write the blueprints and show the way by promoting the courage and the confidence to simply imagine the world we are entering? …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.