Myopic -
Lacking imagination, foresight or intellectual insight

The politician's myopic views in regard to women's rights cost him many votes in the election.

Foresight - Ability to predict what will happen or be needed in the future.

Susan had the foresight to bring an umbrella in case of rain.

Naivete - lack of wisdom, experience, or judgement

Ms. Klahre's naivete as a teacher led her to believe all the student would complete the assignment.

Prescient - having or showing knowledge of events before they take place
The man's prescience in financial matters led him to sell his stock before the market crashed.

Seminal - strongly influencing later developments

The work that Bill Gates did with computers was seminal in the world of technology.