Grasping human perception of the future: A structured approach to mental models of time and prospect

  • Reimo JahnEmail author
  • Hans Koller


Among the most relevant megatrends of today’s business and society are the fastmoving world, the accelerating development of technology and increasing complexity. All these environmental conditions have impact on the way humans perceive their future and how they prepare for it today. An increasingly velocious future leaves people and organizations with constantly decreasing time for preparation and a growing degree of uncertainty while the present itself becomes more and more irrelevant (Huyssen 2000).


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  1. 1.insbes. Technologie- und InnovationsmanagementHelmut-Schmidt-UniversitätHamburgDeutschland

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