What do you consider to be the key ingredient for any type of success or reaching one’s potential?
Ok, let’s look at giving the gift of knowledge to the already curious minded and inspire others to take control of their own path with these gift ideas.
I believe there are 3 things that are essential in your life that school and higher education never taught you.
Emotional intelligence (EI)
Digital intelligence (DI)
Financial intelligence (FI)
Wait, they didn’t tell me about this at school
This might sound a bit (or very) rant like but as I age and reflect on my own education, and that of which younger people I meet today receive. I come to realise that education institutes are failing us.
This is a little thought that I picked up from fellow creative Austin Kleon, author of Steal Like a Artist and Show Your Work.
In today’s world, our attention span is probably shorter than your average goldfish. Plus, we’re constantly distracted by notification after notification. So, we have to constantly fight for periods of focus and moments to embrace our creativity.