Rainforest Rev: Education Innovation and Overcoming Fear of ChangePosted: August 13, 2014
THE BIG PICTURE
Henry Doss, Chief Strategy Officer of T2 Venture Creation, from Forbes
Education investor Rick Beyer describes some dramatic trends affecting U.S. colleges and universities, and shares innovative approaches to address the affordability and value of higher education, including the “unbundling” of the college degree. Read more here.
Innovation takes more than creative ideas – it takes the right approach to make those ideas desirable to others by overcoming their psychological resistance to change. Read more here.
The Huffington Post
Innovation won’t happen without a concrete strategy to encourage and operationalize creative solutions in your company or organization. Read more here.
Innovation has become an ambiguous concept at times, which only makes it more difficult to foster. In response, dozens of experts worked four years to develop a universal standard that defines and quantifies innovation. Read more here.
A neuroscientist examines the sources of creativity and its link to mental illness. Read more here.
THE LATEST NEWS
The Catalan Capital is getting a reputation as a vibrant international tech hub. Read more here.
Crain’s New York Business
Mayor Bill de Blasio has a plan to grow a tech hub in the unlikeliest of boroughs. Read more here.
The government’s incursions in Crimea and Ukraine have raised questions about the Russian capital’s burgeoning tech scene. Read more here.
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