MiniTrends: Seven Pathways to Profit and Personal Satisfaction

You can be profitable while following your desire to make the world a better place. Learn seven ways that new and established businesses can find and profit from untapped and newly emerging trends by leveraging minitrends with complementary purpose and values.   Participants will leave this session understanding:  --The creative mindset and techniques you need to find and optimize emerging opportunities in your area or areas of interest. --How to use minitrends to start new ventures or grow established organizations for profit with attention to all stakeholders. --How to tap business opportunities from newly converging trends. --How to create or grow your organization and, in the process, leave this world a better place.  Short exercise included.

Session Category

Opportunity Analysis

Session Audience

PM for Entrepreneurs

Session Leader(s)

Carrie Vanston

Carrie Vanston, Vice President, Communications, Technology Futures, Inc.; Conference Director, 3rd Annual "MiniTrends Conference," Fall, Austin, TX; Co-Author, Award-winning book "MINITRENDS: How Innovators & Entrepreneurs Discover & Profit From Business & Technology Trends"