Technology Forecasting Guides
TFI offers educational publications and monographs on forecasting techniques and methodologies. These methodologies can be used to address practical business problems in technology management, finance, marketing, and strategic planning. Be the first to know about new TFI technology forecasting publications.
Technology Forecasting: An Aid to Effective Technology Management
John H. Vanston, Ph.D.
Technology forecasting describes a group of techniques that predict, in quantifiable terms, the direction, character, rate, implication, and impact of technical advance. This management guide details technology forecasting techniques that contribute to better decision making. It provides assistance for organizations to improve planning, operations, and marketing. A must read for decision makers in technical industries, this book is also a popular college textbook.
- Table of Contents:
Selecting Objectives for Technology Forecasting Activities
Technology Forecasting Techniques
Application of TF Technologies
Initiating, Conducting, and Utilizing a Technology Forecasting Program
Published 1988, Minor revisions in 1995 and 1998, Bound Softcover, 59 pages
By John H. Vanston, Ph.D. with Carrie Vanston
An Eric Hoffer Business Book of the Year Winner
ForeWord Reviews’ Book of Year Finalist
USA Book News Book of the Year Finalist
Dan Poynter’s Global Business eBook of the Year Finalist