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Tom Palmaerts

Trendwolves

Tom Palmaerts is partner and trendwatcher at Trendwolves, experts in European Youth Intelligence. Within Trendwolves, Palmaerts conducts research, gives lectures and continually expands a network of young and talented trendsetters, within his main interests: tribes, micro trends and futuring. In 2013 Tom Palmaerts was awarded "Trendwatcher of the year" by the Dutch trendwatching platform Second Sight, for his drive, originality & passion.

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Trends for 2015: Impulse acting [4/4]

Impulse acting

Our ancestors had to be impulsive in order to survive. They were driven by rewards obtained in the short term. As society became more organized, planning ahead became increasingly important. However, the future is unpredictable in a rapidly changing society Read More

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Trend: God is a designer

Trend: God is a designer

“I am what I create”. After sharing text, pictures, video and audio through social networks … we now search for topics with added value, like own creations. We move from ‘I am what I share’ towards ‘I am what I Read More

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