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Dr Edward de Bono Live and in Person
14 October 2010, Cape Town, Old Mutual Business School
Our minds do the thinking before we think.The fixed set of beliefs in our mind do influence us in taking decisions before we actually apllly our mind to a problem. One such fixed mindset is our belief that we know all that is required to know and so there is no need for creative thinking to generate new options. How can we change this mindset of people not appreciating the need for creative thinking ? Demonstration effect is perhaps the best bet but what about hypnosis as a tool especially…Continue
I visited a local school open day yesterday and the ten year olds who showed me around seemed to know a lot of facts but I wondered whether they knew much about how things worked.
Edward de Bono often says that school kids should be taught how the corner shop works - but it seems very unlikely that this school would ever teach this. For example, at that school the five year olds learnt how to read from a computer connected to a website. But children taught to think would ask…Continue