Exploring climate fiction is a journey into scientific, political, social, economic, epidemiological, zoological, philosophical, and practical new horizons.
Author: Michele Wucker
Climate fiction establishes an emotional connection in a way that no scientific analysis, modeling, or regurgitation of facts can do.
News of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Attorney General Merrick Garland, and other senior lawmakers in Washington being diagnosed with COVID-19 not long after the annual Gridiron dinner, gave me a feeling of déjà vu. Around this time last year, as eager as I was for public health measures to ease, I had a sinking feeling that many of them were being lifted too soon. And then, just as things were starting to feel more normal, we had the delta outbreak. I get a similar knot in my stomach today. With majorities of populations in many countries now vaccinated, governments in many parts of…
Listen to Maria Ross and Michele Wucker discuss how the risk fingerprint and risk empathy concepts can help you build a high-performing team.
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will impact the global economy broadly: debt repayment issues, slower growth, corporate losses from sanctions, supply chains, inflation, and a possible global food crisis.
How does narcissism affect risk and decision-making dynamics? You may be surprised to find that some of the answers are useful for relationships with non-narcissists as well.
What gray rhinos does the Ukraine crisis reveal? And what are key stakeholders doing about them?
How do you calculate your risk of #Covid-19 exposure as conditions keep changing?
How to evaluate the annual deluge of top-risks, forecast, outlook, and predictions lists?
What are top-risks lists good for, anyway? Quite a bit, actually. Risk perceptions can drive #investment decisions, #strategicplanning, #policymaking, news cycles, #purchasing decisions, #pricing, and many #riskmitigation behaviors. #Spoileralert: they are decidedly not the same as actual probabilities. Here’s what to look for in the myriad #outlook, #forecast, #predictions, and general risks lists out there.