At CT we constantly and tirelessly preach “Sharing Ideas & Innovation”, and we were super glad to come across this research work by Dr Michael Muthukrishna and Joseph Henrich
Here are a few quotes from the article:
We grow up learning about great inventions and scientific discoveries in history. These “lone geniuses” changed history through their individual brilliance, creativity, and tenacity. Right? Not exactly.Elisha Gray even filed a patent for the telephone on the same day as Alexander Graham Bell (leading to a protracted Supreme Court battle between the two men).
“Individuals with diverse cultural experiences have a wider range of ideas to draw on.”
“Societies benefit from making it safer for entrepreneurs to fail”
Enjoy the article here