Last month, Adobe, the pioneering software company that brought us Photoshop, released an important survey called “Creativity and Education: Why it Matters.” It found creativity to be an important component of success in today’s workplace. A towering 85% believe that “creative thinking is critical for problem solving in their jobs.” And a vast majority of those interviewed believe creativity could and should be taught.
This is a thoughtful, up-to-the-minute survey regarding creative thinking. It’s a worthy read for all parents concerned for their children’s long-term success. Here’s the link: Adobe Creativity Survey. A large accompanying infographic captures the data in visual form. I’ll post just the first part of it here: