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Our Education System Isn't Broken, It's Designed to Create Winners and Losers

In January, <i>Frontline</i> aired a documentary about Michelle Rhee's tenure as chancellor of DC Public Schools. On that show, Rhee articulated a major …

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Creativity Is Not Enough

<i>Ted Levitt, a former editor of HBR and one of the most incisive commentators on innovation to have appeared in our pages, takes dead aim at the assumption that creativity is superior to conformity. He argues that creativity as it’s commonly defined—the ability to come up with brilliantly novel</i> …

The Most-Viewed TED Talk Ever Reveals How American Schools Kill Creativity

So her mom brought her to a doctor to find out what was wrong, and he made a startling diagnosis.<p>"Mrs. Lynne, Gillian isn't sick," he said. "She's a dancer. Take her to a dance school."<p>She did. As education scholar Ken Robinson says in his TED Talk on creativity, Gillian went onto the Royal Ballet …

The Most Powerful Man In Advertising Says Creativity Is Dying In Europe And The United States

Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP Group, the biggest ad holding company in the world, believes creativity is dying out in Western nations.<p>According to the CEO's LinkedIn Influencer blog post from Monday, "The 10 Trends Shaping the Global Ad Business," in the coming years the West will see a steady decline …

Why Creativity Is Dying, and Why You Need to Bring It Back to Life

If you’re a fan of movies you’ll have noticed all your childhood favorites coming back into circulation. There are a lot of remakes, a lot of chain …