Think Pink

kinnon —  March 29, 2005 — Leave a comment

To flourish in this age, we’ll need to supplement our well-developed high tech abilities with aptitudes that are "high concept" and "high touch." High concept involves the ability to create artistic and emotional beauty, to detect patterns and opportunities, to craft a satisfying narrative, and to come up with inventions the world didn’t know it was missing. High touch involves the capacity to empathize, to understand the subtleties of human interaction, to find joy in one’s self and to elicit it in others, and to stretch beyond the quotidian in pursuit of purpose and meaning.

Daniel Pink – from the Wired article adapted from his new book, A Whole New Mind. Check out his site here. Order the book here. I just did.

UPDATE: Ed Brenegar and I seem to be in sync.

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A television editor, writer & director since 1978. A Christian since 1982. More than a little frustrated with the Church in the West since late in the last millennium.

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