FULL SPEED INTO THE FOURTH TURNING -Cliff Notes for the New Normal

Master Historian and “Cycles Man” Neil Howe believes we are headed in to what he calls a “fourth turning,”
It's here.....

-a period that is invariably marked by great turmoil and crisis, as well as rare opportunity for those that understand the “Rhymes of History”  (World Wars I and II, as well as the Great Depression are prototypical fourth turning periods).

One of my favorite examples of the sort of societal shifts Neil talks about is the difference between the 1950s and the 1960s, which you can see in the photos here.

Literally no one saw it coming.



Luckily for busy folks like you and me, there is a cliff-notes version of the Fourth Turning compiled by investing guru Doug Casey from the exclusive interview he did with Neil Howe last year.  You owe it to yourself to download it and read it here.

You won’t be disappointed:



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A blog dedicated to exploring new ways of thinking that lead to success in business and in life, & creating the person you really want to be. We apologize in advance for anyone we inadvertently or purposely offend and would like to take this opportunity to emphasize the importance of keeping a good sense-of-humor and an open mind. Enjoy. "You have to be able to risk your identity for a bigger future than the present you are living." ~Fernando Flores "I am actually a paranoid in reverse. I suspect that people are secretly plotting to make me happy." ~J. D. Salinger "You have to create your life. You have to carve it, like a sculpture." -William Shatner "The only reason they come to see me is that I know that life is great- and they know I know it." ~Clark Gable
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