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Anne Boysen

Futurist - Business Analyst - Speaker

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Strategic foresight professional specializing in consumer trends and generational change. Advised and consulted non-profits and Fortune 500 companies, and helping them identify opportunities for new products and services, as well as effective market strategies. Appeared in BBC, Crain's Chicago Business, El Pais, Parenting Magazine and other mass media.

International speaker with experience in delivering engaging speeches in various formats, including keynotes, university lectures and master of ceremony functions.

Graduate level training in using SPSS, SAS, Excel and R for predictive modeling and analysis of large datasets. Using NLP based text analytics, including scoring sentiment polarity of opinions to obtain insight into consumer sentiment using structured and unstructured text based data and user-generated content. Computer coding skills somewhere between "Hello World" and GitHub enthusiast.

Founded After the Millennials, a search friendly consulting service dedicated to building knowledge around next generation issues and important future trends. Please visit www.afterthemillennials.com to learn more!

work Experience

Founder, Generational Foresight and Speaking

After the Millennials

April 2011 - Present

Strategic consulting business specializing in generational dynamics and consumer trends - especially the generation coming of age after the millennial generation. My activities include consulting, public speaking and writing.

• Advising businesses on how to build future oriented strategies
• Advising businesses on how to prepare for generational shifts, e.g. Generation Z
• Trend scouting and foresight analysis using environmental scanning, surveys, social statistics and forecasting techniques
• Using SWOT, STEEP and gap analysis to help stakeholders identify strategic focus areas
• Brand and marketing strategy
• Speaking at association conferences and companies' annual meetings
• Maintaining a highly visible website (3/10 Google PR rank) and writing content
• Managing requests from event planners and business representatives and media

Vice President

Central Texas chapter of the World Future Society

August 2013 - Present

Do you have a TED talk burning to come out? Do you find yourself philosophizing over the future? Are you knowledgeable and/or passionate about something that will impact society in the future? Why not presenting your ideas to an audience of likeminded in America's coolest city? Or just come and learn from our other speakers. Contact me here or at 512-568-4941!

The local chapter of World Future Society was established in 2003, in the aftermath of 9/11 to envision a better, more just and healthy future. We meet every month for spirited discussions and presentations from some of Texas' most prominent thought leaders and business leaders.

Alliance Partner

The Pearson Strategy Group, LLC

May 2015 - Present

Pearson Strategy helps companies improve their innovation and strategy for long-term stability and profits.

Our expertise in Intellectual Property, technology, and market assessment provides context and vision to accelerate your innovation cycle with informed decisions that reduce costs and minimize risks.

Our approach has completely revamped the decision-making process for many clients. We meet your needs through Competitive Intelligence, Innovation Support, Informed Strategic Development, Commercialization and Expert Guidance for Telling Your Story.

Council Member

GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group)

July 2014 - Present

Gerson Lehrman Group is a worldwide consulting company for professionals. I have been a council member since 2014 and consult clients in an advisory function.

• Advising national companies on how to build future oriented strategies
• Advising national companies on how to prepare for generational shifts, e.g. Generation Z
• Trend extrapolation executing environmental scanning, surveys, social statistics and forecasting
• Using SWOT, STEEP and gap analysis to help stakeholders identify strategic focus areas
• Brand and marketing strategy

C-Suite Network Advisor

The C-Suite Network

May 2017 - Present

A curated community of vendors who offer professional services of value to C-Suite Network members and their companies. Advisors are vetted and must be leading experts in their industry before being accepted into the group.


Domains of experience:

Systems Thinking
Strategic Planning
Qualitative Research
Change Management
Future Trends
Business Strategy
Futurism
Emerging Technologies
Environmental Scanning
Foresight
Strategic Thinking
Trend Analysis
Management Consulting
Strategic Consulting
Entrepreneurship
Strategy
Scenario Planning
Training
Horizon Scanning
Research
Proposal Writing
Analysis
Marketing
Workshop Facilitation
Editing
Innovation Consulting
Public Speaking
Project Management
Analytical Skills
Consulting
Leadership
stars Convetit Experience
05/2017

Participated on a Sprint on

Learning Management
Lifelong Learning
Educational Technology
Education
Learning and Development
Early Stage Development

Recent Open Board Activity:

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Answered a question on the "Other" Open Board

Social Media
Data Analysis
Digital Marketing
Competitive Analysis
Continuous Improvement
Retail
Biotechnology
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Answered a question on the "Other" Open Board

Social Media
Data Analysis
Digital Marketing
Competitive Analysis
Continuous Improvement
Retail
Biotechnology
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Asked a question on the "Other" Open Board

Social Media
Data Analysis
Digital Marketing
Competitive Analysis
Continuous Improvement
Retail
Biotechnology