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 John Naisbitt

Books:

Co-author:    Mastering Megatrends November 2017

Co-author:    Creating Megatrends China´s New Silk Road

                        May 2017

Co-author:    Global Game Change January 2015

Co-author:    China’s Megatrends

Co-author:    The China Model

Co-author:    Innovation in China The Chengdu Triangle 2011

                        (take that outfor China)

 

Author:          Megatrends

Author:          Reinventing the Corporation

Co-author:    Megatrends 2000

Co-author:    Megatrends for Women

Author:         Asia’s Megatrends

Author:         High Tech High Touch

      

Columns:

China Young Daily
Youth Digest
Wirtschaftsblatt (German)
China Business Forum (English)
Frankfurter Rundschau
China Business Focus
Ta Kung Pao
Himalayan News

john and doris beach pic

Doris Naisbitt

Books:

Co-author:    Mastering Megatrends November 2017

Co-author:   Creating Megatrends China´s New Silk Road

                       May 2017

Co-author:    Global Game Change January 2015

Co-author:    China’s Megatrends 2010

Co-author:    The China Model 2011

Co-author:    Innovation in China The Chengdu Triangle 2011

Author:         How to get where you want to go 2015

Author:         Mai-Lin My China 2012

 

Columns:

China Youth Daily
Youth Digest
Wirtschaftsblatt
Frankfurter Rundschau
China Business Focus
Ta Kung Pao
Himalayan News

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John Naisbitt, auhor of the # 1 New York Times bestseller Megatrends, has been in the limelight of the publishing world ever since it was published 1982. As a New York Times number one bestseller for almost two years, it was one of publishing's greatest success stories, selling more than 14 million copies in 57 countries. The Wall Street Journal called John Naisbitt’s work “triumphantly useful…taking bearings in all directions and giving us the courage to do the same.”

Megatrends was followed by international Bestsellers Re-inventing the Corporation in 1985, Megatrends 2000 in 1990, Global Paradox 1992, Megatrends Asia 1995,  High Tech High Touch, 1999 and MindSet! 2006. 

John Naisbitt holds 21 honorary doctor degrees from and professorships of American, Chinese and Russian Universities and of South Korea’s Pukyong National University.

In his early career John Naisbitt has been an executive at Kodak and IBM. Age 34 John Naisbitt was appointed to be assistant secretary of education to President John Kennedy. After the president’s assassination he was special assistant to President Lyndon Johnson. Urged by the social and racial turbulences in America’s cities John Naisbitt began analysis social economic and political developments in the US, which led to publishing Megatrends in 1982.

After working together as publisher and author from 1995 to 2000, John Naisbitt and Doris Naisbitt, his former German language publisher, married in 2000 and began their collaboration as co-authors.

They speak to audiences inAsia, Latin America, Africa, Europe and the US and have appeared on many television programs, written for first-tier publications, and addressed numerous government and policymaking institutions.

Doris Naisbitt, an observer of global social, economic and political trends, Director of the Naisbitt China Institute, author, co-author and columnist in German and Chinese media.

 

In addition to her research on future global developments Doris Naisbitt is dedicated to foster personal growth. The official press agency of China called her the “global philosopher for China’s youth.” Her personal experience to start a successful career later in life has inspired audiences and encouraged people to reinvent their own life.

How to make the most of your talents is the red line of Doris Naisbitt’s biweekly column in China Youth Daily, China’s second largest newspaper.

Doris Naisbitt holds professorships at prestigious Nankai and Jilin University, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Yunnan University and Skolkovo Open University Moscow as well as a honorary Doctor of South Korea’s Pukyong National University. She is also a member of IWF, International Women’s Forum.

 

Doris Naisbitt has a distinguished career in publishing, serving as head of the Austrian publishing houses Austria Press and Signum Verlag. During her tenure she established Signum as a player in the broader German Language market.

Among Ms. Naisbitt´s international renowned authors was John Naisbitt. His book Megatrends Asia, published 1995, became a bestseller in Austria, Germany and Switzerland.

Doris and John Naisbitt were married in 2000 and worked in close collaboration in public lecturing and translating books and other works for the German publishing houses Hanser, Bertelsmann and Frankfurter Allgemeine Buchverlag.  Since the couple became co-authors in 2006, they speak to audiences inAsia, Latin America, Africa, Europe and the US and have appeared on many television programs, written for first-tier publications, and addressed numerous government and policymaking institutions.

Ms. Naisbitt was also working in the production of television documentary for Walter Davy. She studied fashion and theatre in Vienna under the tutelage of Susi Nicoletti and Paula Wessely, two of Austria’s most famous actresses. Doris and John Naisbitt live in Vienna, Austria and China.