Consulting

Next Big Thing can help you future-proof your strategy

  • R&D – we predict the products your customers will really want
  • Marketing – we identify the best way to reach future consumers
  • Finance – we help you improve planning and investment decisions
  • HR  – we help you attract & retain the right talent for tomorrow
  • Public Relations – we identify new trends to use in PR campaigns
  • Sales – we predict consumption demand & identify new markets

Consulting

Will's consultancy Next Big Thing uses its understanding of future behaviours to drive growth across the whole organisation

  • R&D – we predict the products your customers will really want
  • Marketing – we identify the best way to reach future consumers
  • Finance – we help you improve planning and investment decisions
  • HR  – we help you attract & retain the right talent for tomorrow
  • Public Relations – we identify new trends to use in PR campaigns
  • Sales – we predict consumption demand & identify new markets

“Will Higham and Next Big Thing stand out from other futures specialists. They can translate trends into real commercial opportunities.”

Alex Owens, Head of Insight, Sainsbury’s

Five tools to fix the future

Next Big Thing has developed five future-proofing packages designed specifically to answer clients’ key strategic concerns:

Next Big Thing Quiz Corner

What proportion of Chinese consumers now view 'slowing down' as a luxury?

82%