The Shift Index
Center for the Edge
Consumers are gaining more power than firms because they
are quicker to adopt disruptive technologies.
In the midst of an economic downturn, when it is all too easy to
fixate on cyclical events, there is real danger of losing sight of
deeper trends. Short-term cyclical thinking risks discounting or
even ignoring powerful forces of longer-term change.
Deloitte's Center for the Edge has developed the Shift Index to
provide a clear,comprehensive, and sustained view of the deep
dynamics changing our world, and what companies can do to address
them. The Shift Index consists of 3 indices and 25 metrics designed
to make longer-term performance trends more visible and