Tinkering is therm for innovating with creatively combining existing stuff and such as it has practically unlimited potential to accelerate and even co-drive Business Innovations. Most of us are not Invertors, but all we can be execelent innovators.
Temporary retail spaces facilitate small scale entrepreneurship, but it still remains difficult in many cities to obtain permitting for these kinds of uses. What if cities were to lower the barriers to entry for temporary and transient ventures?
The demand for capable software and mobile developers outstrips the available supply. Team Treehouse publishes self-directed online learning modules that let you earn badges, compete in speed games, and build your skills towards employability.
Young people are not getting the skills needed to compete via the classroom. Part of the challenge is these skills are complex and collaborative. We need forums for current and future leaders to experiment and co-create methodologies together
Remember Sim City? Let's make Sim StartUp. Let's tap into the gaming side of human nature with a video game series that teaches core interaction skills and techniques in a fun and challenging environment.
My multi-cultural, multi-faceted, multi-inspirational upbringing means I often find myself occupying the space in between things: collaborating, connecting, merging, questioning - but also a difficult space to own without the right support.
Developing work-ready young people can begin with a great teacher and plenty of encouragement. Join a programme in your community where your talents and interests can be harnessed to help achieve this aim. I did.
Personal experience is a powerful learning tool. Through each job and activity, kids learn about how society functions, financial literacy, adult professions, team work, independence, self-esteem and real-life skills.
Internships give college and graduate students real world experience to help evaluate career options and open doors to full-time employment. Many businesses take a casual approach to hiring interns. Tax incentives will encourage more hiring.
The Theil Fellowship offers 20 promising students, with a grand idea to change the world or start a new business,$100,000 over 2 years to develop their ideas along with mentors to teach them.http://venturebeat.com/2012/06/12/thiel-fellowship-2012/
Teaching Biomimicry to Youth will considerably enhance their creativity; observation and exploration skills; design and problem solving ability. It can train them to become a systems thinker or a design thinker.