- Announcing the 'hot of the press' book: "Happy
About Knowing What to Expect in 2006"
Subject: Nov-Dec 2005 eZine: Top 10 Predictions
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In this issue, we wanted
to let you know about Happy About's 'hot of the press' book about trends
for 2006. "Happy About Knowing What to Expect
in 2006: Getting a Handle on the Year Ahead" will help you think about expectations
for this year. Mitchell Levy has been making extremely accurate
predictions since 1998. Read about his previous predictions to see how much
credibility you'll give to this year's trends. It's a fun and entertaining read.
You will be glad you spent the time and will be happy with your new perspective.
The book sells in tradebook form for $19.95 and in ebook form for $11.95. The
PDF and tradebook versions are available from the Happy About website today and
will be available on Amazon and through the book channels in the next week or
two. View the contributors for this year, read more predictions, view the table
of contents and purchase a copy.
We hope you enjoy "Happy About Knowing What to Expect in
2006" and look forward to hearing your feedback!
Happy About Knowing What to Expect in 2006: Getting a Handle on the Year Ahead
it be great to have a good handle on what will happen this year to make sure you
could plan around it? This book provides a series of answers. For 2006, we have
contributions from 50 executives with a number of interesting predictions.
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Top Ten Trends for 2006 are:
issues take a front burner on the world stage.
Internet's democratization effect expands to traditional media.
expenditures and activities continue to shift to the Internet.
continued growth significantly affects world commerce.
continues to expand to other sectors of the economy.
continue to play a bigger role in Western economies.
and proliferation of mobile commerce expands.
of VOIP continues.
strengthen for the first time in years.
and privacy issues raise their heads again.
Each trend is supplemented with a number of predictions
from leading industry experts. Here are some interesting predictions from this
- "Office in your phone.
Millions will be carrying mobile devices that do more than voice, email and text.
Videos, web conferencing, unified messaging, powerpoint presentations, mobile
access to any content using infobots, and more are coming."
Gerber, CMO, GM-Ecommerce, Intellisync Corporation
as Brands. In 2006 countries will start overtly branding themselves to increase
export visibility. Made in Luxembourg? You bet."
CEO, Greenberg Brand Strategy
and younger users will create increasingly more complex content with higher production
value. Heck, who doesn't know a 4th grader whose made a movie?"
Howe, VP, AOL
- "Amazing acceleration
of the economy of services. Expect the services component of US GDP grow from
72% to 80%."
Jean Paul Jacob, IBM Researcher, Emeritus
Jan 1, 2006, the first Baby Boomer turns 60. The richest, best-educated, most
spoiled generation in history. They want to live well and live forever, and they
will transform our 20th Century healthcare system with their demands."
Powers, Director, International Informatics Institute
on the Internet will be more rampant than ever. Why? Sutton's law. Willy Sutton
the bank robber said he robbed banks because, 'That's where the money is.'"
Dave Anderson, CEO, Sendmail
prices will top $100 / barrel and average over $80 / barrel and Oil prices will
drive at least one country to effectively declare bankruptcy and call in the World
Bank / IMF."
Rohit Talwar, CEO, Fast Future
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