Mr. Schwartz is an open, likeable person, and you will enjoy his writing style.
He is suggesting that in order to get prepared to any future changes and upheavals, one should go out to the outer edge where there are lots and lots of choices.
This book also provides a list of scenario development steps, which is very useful to students start their first future planning.
The Art of the Long View by Peter Schwartz is the book that popularized the tool of scenario planning and made the case at Royal Dutch Shell a classic for many business schools on... Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. Oh
I'm reviewing the 1996 edition.
What the book does well.
It’s a great sales pitch for the concept of scenario-building. I'm sold on the idea. Read more
The Art of the Long View by Peter Schwartz is mainly a training guide for scenario planning. It does not give step-by-step instructions without the reader having to go through the... Read morePublished 7 months ago by FJJ
This is a must read for those interested in strategic thinking, strategic visioning, and in moving beyond biases and assumptions to imagine the future. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
I received this on time and it was in good shape.
It is great to be able to have links to used books.
The book is good and is a quick read. However, the references are old . That being said, the predictions he made are big and Lina come true I'm the way people say about Notre Damis... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Matthew L. Hermerding