…ly self-assured but not entirely assertive. Occasionally charismatic, though just as often awkward. I’ll try to cook a new dish for dinner and forget you have to start rice early, or go to the store to pick up tampons and text my girlfriend to check that I’m buying the right kind. I remember not to swear in front of her parents, but — shit — sometimes I forget. I’m a little defensive about movies I like. If some guys are being obnoxious jerks nearby at a bar, I’ll suggest we “move down a couple seats” rather than confront them. I can at least pretend to know the basics of astrology. I ride my bike aimlessly. After parking my dinged-up 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, I hit the “lock” button on my keys at least three times to be extra sure.
… a fundamental disruption in human contribution to the future economy and needs us to reimagine our human development institutions and conditions for human development from neighbourhoods and nurseries to adult education institutions – to focus on AQ, EQ, capacity to learn and unlearn, craft behaviours, creativity, care, complex collaborative skills, human machine integrated agency.