In the last two months I have talked to a large number of Phds. What I have learned is they are very good at recognizing the problems. When I say we are headed to h… in a hand basket, I get instant agreement. We do not need to spend anytime debating the truth of this statement or their underlying causes.
What I found interesting though is their instant reaction to new ideas on what to do about it.
It seems that their training has taught them that they already know everything there is to know and that if there was another good idea they would already know it. For sure they know a lot and they are experts in their field. What the world needs is new creative thinking that moves us out of our well established patterns of behavior.
We need all brains on deck to approach new ideas with curiosity and creativity It is our collective acceptance that … Read the rest