The ability to anticipate future trends accurately by extrapolating existing trends and facts, and filling the gaps by thinking innovatively.
How the qualification develops this quotient
Across the Strategic Professional exams students are expected to:
- analyse existing trends
- probe and question the business and the environment to which it is exposed
- develop forward-thinking strategies
- develop risk mitigation strategies.
To develop a thinking ahead skillset the Ethics and Professional Skills module (EPSM) includes specific units on:
- commercial acumen.