Tymen Jissink's research while affiliated with Aarhus University and other places

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There is growing research interest in understanding the impact of search and the evaluation of information on markets, customers, and technologies. If search has an explicit future focus, this paper refers to it as forward-looking search. Previous research has focussed on the firm or innovation portfolio level. Little research has investigated whet...
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Future Preparedness is shown to be a factor strongly influencing mid-term future firm performance, and such preparedness can be achieved via the systematic application of future preparation activities, particularly Perceiving, Prospecting, and Probing, as part of the strategic leadership function.
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In this paper we explore the current understanding of corporate foresight as a system for creating understandings of possible futures, factors that drive the need and usage of corporate foresight as well as how corporate foresight can contribute to a firm's innovation performance. Drawing upon still limited research on corporate foresight, we find...

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... It is the process of developing information about the future of a particular event by research, analysis, and anticipating its occurrence [15]. Anticipation is "all procedures that try to collect, study, and evaluate fresh information to create possible future work action courses and foresee their implications" [16]. e researchers of the present study define anticipation as an organized process that raises awareness of the future challenges and opportunities that scientific research in the field of educational sciences may face during the postpandemic period. ...
... Monet Euroopan kaupungeista ja alueista ovat jo pitkään kärsineet ammattitaitoisen ja huippuosaavan työvoiman vähäisestä saatavuudesta (CEDEFOP, 2015;Eurochambres, 2019). Ilmiön taustalla vaikuttavia monisyisiä muutostekijöitä ei ole syytä liikaa yksinkertaistaa, mutta yhtenä merkittävänä tekijänä voitaneen mainita yritysten heikko uudistumiskyky suhteessa niiden toimintaympäristöissä ja markkinoilla tapahtuviin muutoksiin (de Toni, Siagri & Battistella, 2017;Rohrbeck, Kum, Jissink & Gordon, 2018;Schwartz, 2017). Viime aikoina nämä uudistumishaasteet ovat liittyneet erityisesti digitaalisen liiketoiminnan edellytysten kehittämiseen (Euroopan tilintarkastustuomioistuin, 2020). ...
... The second reason is operational. Indeed, corporate foresight has been defined both as a set of activities-that is, the specific tools and techniques used in corporate foresight exercises-and as a set of firmlevel capabilities, so that, in the futures studies and foresight literature, there is still no complete consensus on its conceptualization (Jissink, Rohrbeck, & Huizingh, 2014;Rohrbeck, 2010). However, it seems that the conceptualization of corporate foresight as an activity (or activities) has won the majority of scholarship as futures studies and foresight scholars have primarily studied the effects of corporate foresight on organizational outcomes with quasiexperiments or ad hoc case studies. ...