Sir Ken Robinson – Do Schools Kill Creativity
By Applied Change
As we move into an era of robots and learning computers we’re starting to ask fundamental questions about the role humans will play and what the world of work is likely to look like. Kids leaving education this year may still be working in 2065 and yet many of our methods of educating them are based in the Victorian era.
In this characteristically funny, insightful and emotional TED talk the late Sir Ken Robinson opens our eyes to a broader view of intelligence, maybe better suited to where we’re going rather than were we’ve been.
Change Management is the collection of approaches and methods used to influence human behaviour. There are countless models and books on the topic so we’ve summarised some of the main ones here.
What is it that causes us to resist change? This research study conducted by Psychology Masters’ student Katherine Reader at UWE explores the key factors.
We love this book because it goes a long way towards explaining why our actions and behaviours often don’t live up to our good intentions. The recognition that different parts of our brain are operating simultaneously at any given moment, often in competition with each other, helps us to see our own emotions and behaviours and those of others around us in a whole new light. In our view this is essential reading for anyone who is looking to influence human behaviour or understand their own. For those who want a quick intro, the link will take you to his TED talk.