The world is changing rapidly and with more complexity than ever before. Adolescents today are bombarded daily with new information, ideals and values through technology, social media, global issues, and peer influences. Today’s youth are faced with uncertainty in their future. Understanding this challenge is paramount in helping to shape the learning landscape necessary for 21st century skills and personal growth.
The Integration capacity draws upon the manager mindset that seeks to manage and control processes to produce predictable outcomes and to reach desired goals. All of the management systems work together to maintain the health and balance of the system.
The Improvement capacity draws upon the analytical engineering mindset to troubleshoot and problem solve. The focus is on incrementally improving existing system processes, resulting in greater efficiency and quality.
The Innovation capacity draws upon the Imaginal abilities of seeing, designing and creating the future. Innovation pushes the boundary of the existing system or business model, processes, products and services. Innovation is often created by integrating new technological advancements that significantly add value to the enduser.
The Invention capacity also draws upon the Imaginal abilities of seeing, designing and creating the future with the focus on creating new ventures, systems or business models, products and services.