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The world is changing. Fast. You need to make decisions in the face of uncertainty. But you can no longer depend on looking to the past to make decisions about the future.  

Understanding what a range of possible futures means for your organisation will enable you to become more future aware innovative and able to react more rapidly to unexpected change.

SAMI’s participative approach will build your teams foresight capability and help you develop strategies and policies that will stand the test of time. 

CONSULTING

Since 1989, SAMI’s experienced consultants have delivered over 250 foresight and strategy projects in 21 countries.

Our expertise and empathy will help your scenario planning, and help you make robust decisions in uncertain times. 

 

TRAINING AND EVENTS

Build your futures skills by attending our public and bespoke in-house training courses run by our experts in futures thinking techniques. 

We also run Board events on issues such as cognitive bias. 

OUR THINKING

Keep up with our latest thinking and horizon scanning of developing issues and trends.

Read our Research notes, subscribe to our newsletter, read our blog and other publications. Stay alert to changes that can re-shape your world..

Develop Robust Strategies

Contact us to learn how

Why Choose SAMI

SAMI’s core team of futures experts are experienced consultants, used to working at Board level and with the empathy and understanding to really get to grips with your issues. Our wide network of Associates means that we can assemble teams specifically to meet clients’ needs, bringing sector knowledge to the table as necessary.  Our projects will lead you through various stages of the strategy cycle and can be structured around

  • Desk research identifying major trends and less obvious weak signals of change
  • Expert interviews, using our structured interview technique
  • Group workshops building challenging scenarios and testing strategies
  • Seminars, communicating outputs and engaging the wider team
Experience

Our teams have years of experience at the highest levels of the public and private sector

Value

We provide Big Four quality without Big Four prices

Understanding

We publish and lecture extensively. Our work is available to help you understand scenarios and futures.

Business Sectors

We work with a wide range of sectors: government, private sector and charities.

Usefulness

Our work has immediate and long term business impact.

Communicate

We communicate in depth and as often as you need us to.

How can we help you?

Contact us and become future-ready

2018
St Andrews Management Institute established
Projects
delivered
+
Fellows, Principals and
Associates
Clients in
the public and private sectors

Who we work with

Our clients  include multinational organisations, national and local governments, government departments and arms-length bodies, banks, service and industrial companies, educational organisations and the third sector

government
32%
multinational organisations
22%
Other private sector
28%
third sector
8%
education and Training
10%

What we do

DRIVERS OF CHANGE
SCENARIO PLANNING
BOARD DEVELOPMENT
TRAINING

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