Every now and then a book arrives that combines a lot of good books (such as “Flash Foresight”, “Business exposed”, “Future Minds”, “New Normal”, “Poke the box” mixed with authors such as Pink and Handy) and it blows your mind.
The banking crisis was chicken feed
The general gist of “Out of our minds” is that the banking crisis was chicken feed compared to the looming education crisis. We are not preparing our kids for the new world, which need imagination, creativity and innovation, not commodity academics. He calls it the tyranny of common sense.
He makes the case by referring to the technology trends that are currently underway. He talks about nano, a nanometer is how much a …