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When Do We Lose Our Artistic Facet?

When Do We Lose Our Artistic Facet?

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I used to be speaking with my 8-year outdated daughter the opposite morning over breakfast. Correction, I used to be watching in fascination as she was concurrently consuming breakfast, drawing an image of herself and her mates, and speedy firing a collection of questions at me. I discovered myself answering the usual questions. What’s your favourite coloration? What’s your favourite quantity? Do you want unicorns or princesses higher? Nonetheless, I discovered myself additionally answering some very fascinating questions. Why do not they put the nutritional vitamins within the orange juice in order that we do not have to take drugs? Why do not they ship groceries to the home, similar to they ship mail? Why do daddies go to work and mommies keep dwelling?

It jogged my memory that youngsters query the whole lot, and grown ups do not. There are plenty of causes for this. For one, we cease asking questions someplace in our teenage years as a result of we wish to give the impression that we all know the whole lot. Then someplace alongside the road we persuade ourselves that we truly do have all of the solutions. Nonetheless, I feel that we additionally change into programmed as soon as we begin working to cease asking questions. We’re given a job to perform after which instructed to not ask questions. Staff who ask too many questions or inquire into the method are sometimes seen as unproductive and disruptive. The older we get, we merely lose a lot of our inquisitive and inventive facet.

That is counter-intuitive as a result of as we collect extra data and have a greater grasp of the world round us, we’re extra outfitted to ask clever questions and establish higher options to issues.

Enterprise alternatives are ignored as a result of we assume that every one the good concepts are taken. We ignore the chance to topple a company behemoth as a result of we assume they’ve the optimum enterprise mannequin and no start-up may ever compete with them. Think about Blockbuster Video. They’re closing shops in each metropolis. A lot of this is because of NetFlix and Video-on-Demand (VoD). Nonetheless, it is usually because of a small, however rising enterprise referred to as Redbox Video. They merely put movies in a merchandising machine and cost $1. No nice creativity, but they dared to query the present methodology of video distribution. They utilized an age-old know-how and undercut the chief’s pricing mannequin. Blockbuster – a listing heavy, actual property heavy and labor heavy enterprise will quickly be a factor of the previous.

There are large alternatives in entrance of all of us. Nonetheless, we are sometimes blinded by our personal incapability to query the method. We are able to study from the innocence of youngsters by listening to the naïve (sensible?) questions. Asking “why” is a robust instrument, however it’s troublesome to implement as we settle into our patterns of habits.

I feel I’m going to have extra conversations with my youngsters. I can study so much from them.

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When Do We Lose Our Artistic Facet?

Perry Mason S01E06