The perfect storm: why waste it?

Clem Sunter 8 comments | 8727 views

Clem Sunter describes how all the red flags are combining to create a perfect storm, but at the same time an enormous motive to work together.

Clem Sunter

Beyond reasonable greed

Clem Sunter 16 comments | 3239 views

The world has more than lived up to the phrase "greed is good" by pursuing the principle that excessive greed is even better, says Clem Sunter.

Clem Sunter

Risk management: why the flags matter

Clem Sunter 3282 views

Clem Sunter explains how the VW saga highlights the importance of the risk management discipline for every company.

Clem Sunter

I am what I am. Take me or leave me.

Clem Sunter 5 comments | 2942 views

Clem Sunter draws attention to the anti-establishment flag that is changing the political game around the world in terms of electioneering

Clem Sunter

Pollsters should be foxier

Clem Sunter 3 comments | 1715 views

Clem Sunter offers words of advice to pollsters in light of the harsh criticism heaped on them after the UK election.

Clem Sunter

Cloudy and clockwork flags - how a fox decodes the future

Clem Sunter 10 comments | 2981 views

Clem Sunter explains how foxes look at cloudy and clockwork flags to assess what surprises the world might have in store.

Clem Sunter

Breaking Futures 2015

Clem Sunter 9 comments | 5615 views

What does 2015 have in store? Clem Sunter provides a list of trends and events which could become breaking news this year.


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The porous border flag

Clem Sunter 9 comments | 4499 views

Clem Sunter explains how an Interpol conference in Paris was very prophetic about the worldwide problem of porous borders and illegal immigration.

Clem Sunter

Light versus darkness: the moment of truth

Clem Sunter 29 comments | 7199 views

Clem Sunter explains what has to be done to avoid a catastrophe around our future electricity supplies similar to the global financial crash of 2007/8

Clem Sunter

10 New Year’s resolutions for the ANC

Clem Sunter 36 comments | 6002 views

We all make different kinds of resolutions for the New Year, so Clem Sunter suggests some really important ones for the ANC

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Will newspapers go the same way as stagecoaches?

Clem Sunter 9 comments | 1490 views

Clem Sunter describes the challenges facing the newspaper industry and the need for innovative thinking to secure its future as a profitable business.

Clem Sunter

The Ebola flag

Clem Sunter 6 comments | 2779 views

Clem Sunter examines the possible consequences of the latest Ebola outbreak in terms of best case and worst case scenarios.

Clem Sunter

Constitutionally, will the UK become more like the USA?

Clem Sunter 4 comments | 1728 views

Clem Sunter wonders whether the UK will ever be the same again after the Scottish referendum or whether it will move to the US model of federal government,

Clem Sunter

Flag-watching – the foxy way

Clem Sunter 2 comments | 3637 views

Clem Sunter maintains that one of the biggest lessons he has learnt from studying the future is to spot the flags that are changing it.

Clem Sunter

Illth versus Wellth

Clem Sunter 3 comments | 1825 views

Clem Sunter contrasts "illth" which is the destructive use of wealth with "wellth" which is where it is used in a courageous and beneficial manner.

Clem Sunter

The entrepreneurial spark that makes nations great

Clem Sunter 5 comments | 1879 views

Clem Sunter explains why nations become great: good leadership which provides the environment for entrepreneurs to thrive

Clem Sunter

The truth about inequality

Clem Sunter 28 comments | 6305 views

Clem Sunter reviews a book which has been described as a watershed in economic thinking and comparable in its influence to Marx’s Das Capital.

Clem Sunter

All in the Canadian family

Clem Sunter 10 comments | 2748 views

Clem Sunter describes the importance of family-owned businesses in Vancouver and how we should apply the same principle in South Africa.

Clem Sunter

The uncertain future of golf

Clem Sunter 31 comments | 3694 views

Clem Sunter questions the future of golf in its present form when so many young people around the world do not have the time to play and choose other leisure activities.

Clem Sunter

The religious flag

Clem Sunter 31 comments | 4874 views

Clem Sunter describes how the religious flag is shaping the immediate future of the world more than any other political, economic or social flag and how it is being misinterpreted.

Clem Sunter

Will Scotland become an independent country again?

Clem Sunter 12 comments | 5304 views

With Scotland voting on its independence this week, Clem Sunter weighs up the pros and cons of separation from the United Kingdom after 307 years of political union.

Clem Sunter

28th July 1914 – Then and Now

Clem Sunter 24 comments | 6060 views

Will the world stumble into another great war like it did 100 years ago on this day, asks Clem Sunter.

Clem Sunter

Capital for the Workers!

Clem Sunter 28 comments | 2607 views

Clem Sunter examines how employee share ownership schemes can create a more equal society in South Africa by paying out as much as R600 000 per employee.

Clem Sunter

Nuclear game theory: time for a review

Clem Sunter 4 comments | 2838 views

Clem Sunter examines the origins of nuclear game theory and concludes that it should be urgently reviewed in light of developments in Ukraine.

Clem Sunter

The spectre of war

Clem Sunter 12 comments | 2778 views

The Ukraine crisis is causing international tensions to rise to a level not seen for a very long time, says Clem Sunter.

Clem Sunter

Russians and Americans

Clem Sunter 7 comments | 3621 views

The Cold War, which never really disappeared, has suddenly heated up again with unpredictable consequences, says Clem Sunter.


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