Thursday, June 6, 2013

Turning 'Otherness' Into an Asset

Margaret Mead famously wrote about the profound changes wrought by the Second World War: “All of us who grew up before the war are immigrants in time, immigrants from an earlier world, living in an age essentially different from anything we knew before.” The same applies to thinking about the future; we all need to be looking at the future with the immigrant’s eyes, willing to discover a new land, learn a new language, a new way of doing things.  Turning 'Otherness' Into an Asset June 05, 2013 Marina G. Executive Director, Institute for the Future