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Halcyon's 52:52:52 campaign on this site and on Twitter will start in 2021. It will help you address 52 issues with 52 responses over 52 weeks.

Part consultancy, part thinktank, part social enterprise, Halcyon helps you prepare for and respond to personal, organisational and societal change.

A Mundane Comedy is Halcyon's new book. Extracts will appear on this site and across social media from the beginning of 2021. Please get in touch with any questions about the book or related Halcyon services.

Halcyon monitors change for more than 150 key elements of life.

Halcyon In Business

What's Changing? - Risk
Risk
Halcyon In Business 20 January 2021

 

Please see below selected recent risk-related change.

 

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January 2021

What's Changing? - Trade
Trade
Halcyon In Business 14 January 2021

 

Please see below key recent developments concerning trade:

 

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January 2021

What's Changing? - Ethics
Ethics
Halcyon In Business 14 January 2021

 

Please see below selected recent ethics-related change.

 

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December 2020

What's Changing? - Security
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Halcyon In Business 5 January 2021

 

Please see below selected recent cybersecurity-related change. 

 

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January 2021

  • A combination of low-probability but high-impact risks and inexorable technology trends will make 2021 the year that cyber conflict creates unprecedented technological and geopolitical risk in cyberspace.

 

September 2020

What's Changing? - Knowledge
Knowledge
Halcyon In Business 31 December 2020

 

Please see below selected recent knowledge-related change.

 

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December 2020

What's Changing? - Belt & Road Initiative
Belt & Road Initiative
Halcyon In Business 17 December 2020

 

Introduction

China's Belt and Road infrastructure initiative is one of the most ambitious geopolitical projects ever. By 2027, it aims to dish out an estimated $1.3 trillion in loans, around ten times what the US spent on the Marshall Plan in the aftermath of World War II. As China increases its investment in the West, will countries' loyalty shift toward Beijing? About 80 countries have already joined, and dozens more are flirting with the idea. For a world that badly needs more and better infrastructure, Belt and Road is a good thing

What's Changing? - Artificial Intelligence
AI
Halcyon In Business 15 December 2020

 

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is typically defined as the ability of a machine to perform cognitive functions we associate with human minds, such as perceiving, reasoning, learning, interacting with the environment, problem solving, and even exercising creativity. Examples of technologies that enable AI to solve business problems are robotics and autonomous vehicles, computer vision, language, virtual agents, and machine learning.

 

Please see below recent artificial intelligence (AI)-related change.

 

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What's Changing? - Emerging Markets

Emerging Markets

 

Please see below selected recent emerging markets-related change. (Until mid-2018 the focus was primarily on Africa.)

 

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December 2020

  • The Lebanese economy, waylaid by financial and political crises on top of the pandemic, is set to contract by 19.4 percent in 2020, according to the World Bank. Next year things hardly get better, with a contraction of 13.2 percent expected in 2021.

 

What's Changing? - Blockchain
Blockchain
Halcyon In Business 8 December 2020

 

Please see below recent blockchain-related developments.

 

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Blockchain

 

December 2020