Digital Collaboration Arenas

“The strength of the enhancing system depends greatly on an array of intangible assets. These include the internal dynamic of the regional, socio-cultural, and political assets; the informal flow of knowledge between different parties generating the bulk of territorialized externalities; and the opportunities for the region to build and keep its distinctive competence” (Michael Storper… Continue reading Digital Collaboration Arenas

How increased interest open opportunities for countries like Sweden

At the moment many Swedish manufacture plants are bought by BRIC players which are an interesting phenomenon as the interest is increasing meaning that there are reasons beyond low interest here. Historically European countries like Sweden has had a low interest which has lead to investments in automated manufacturing plants competitive with labor intensive manufacturer… Continue reading How increased interest open opportunities for countries like Sweden

Creativity is as important in education as literacy

Sir Kenneth Robinson is an English author, speaker, and international advisor on education in the arts to government, non-profits, education, and arts bodies. In the TED talk below, he makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures, rather than undermines, creativity. He makes the case that creativity is as… Continue reading Creativity is as important in education as literacy