A Whole New Mind. Onslow County Schools CIA Institute August 2-4, 2011 NSH Presented by Michele Halley. Warm-Up Activity. Right Brain, Left Brain, Whole Brain, No Brain. A Whole New Mind Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future. Moving from the Informational Age …
Onslow County Schools CIA Institute
August 2-4, 2011
Right Brain, Left Brain,
Whole Brain, No Brain
A Whole New MindWhy Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future
Moving from the Informational Age …
to the Conceptual Age …
“Information is cheap! But wisdom, artistry, creativity and innovation – based on information becomes a rare and valuable asset in our work setting and in our homes!”
- author, Daniel H. Pink
From the Agriculture Age to the Conceptual Age*
ATG CONCEPTUAL AGE
(affluence, technology, globalization) (creators andempathizers)
18th century19th century20th century21st century
* (from Daniel Pink’s book page 49.)
Both halves of the brain are fundamental for leading a
balanced, productive life, but the right side is gaining bigger
importance as we move through the conceptual age.
(book chapter 1)
“Knowledge worker, meet your new competition!”
Any job that depends on routines that can be reduced to a set of rules, or broken down into a set of repeatable steps – is at risk.
(book chapter 2)
According to the latest research, IQ accounts for what portion of career success?
(book chapter 3)
To be successful in
the Conceptual Age
we master the SIX
High-Concept, High-Touch right-brain SENSES.
These “six senses” increasingly will guide our lives and shape our world.
Design (book chapter 4)
Story (book chapter 5)
Symphony (book chapter 6)
Empathy (book chapter 7)
Play (book chapter 8)
Meaning (book chapter 9)
Surveys show that within organizations the most effective leaders are those with a good sense of humor.
“ The ideal life is not a fear-fueled pursuit of cheese. It’s more like walking a labyrinth, where the purpose is the journey itself.”
- Daniel Pink