Reinforcers, Dilemmas, and the Perfect Storm
“Two paradoxes are better than one; they may even suggest a solution.”
—Edward Teller, nuclear physicist
Each individual megatrend will create tough challenges and enormous complexity for organizations and leaders. However, the megatrends do not develop in isolation. They develop together, and as such, they will greatly intensify the difficulties for business leaders.
The megatrends combined will result in a set of five key reinforcers (consequences driven and strengthened by several megatrends at once) and four significant dilemmas.
The five reinforcers ...