No surprises here. But it’s a nice restating of the obvious megatrends. From interviews with industry consultants at Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, here are eight business issues “that resonated across multiple industry sectors and could have a dramatic impact” this year:
- Environmental Sustainability
- Rising Energy & Health Care Costs
- Technology Use & Integration
- The 2008 Presidential Election
- Talent Management
Source: “2008 Industry Outlook: A Look Around the Corner,” Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, January 2008
The full report, with analyses for various industries, is available here.
Computerworld’s Forecast special report, with predictions regarding IT budgets, careers, technologies — and Google’s next moves — for 2008.