E54: Michael B. Horn — The Jobs to Be Done of Education

Jay Gerhart
Nov 25, 2019 · 2 min read
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Benjamin Franklin said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Learn more about the Jobs to Be Done for which we hire education throughout our lives by listening to this episode, the third in our series on innovation in higher education, with co-author Michael B. Horn of the recently released book Choosing College: How to Make Better Learning Decision Throughout Your Life. Michael is the Chief Strategy Officer for the Entangled Group, an education technology studio, and a senior partner for Entangled Solutions, which offers innovation services to higher education institutions. He is also the co-founder of and a distinguished fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation.

An expert on disruptive innovation, online learning, blended learning, competency-based learning, and how to transform the education system into a student-centered one, Michael has authored several books including Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns with Clayton Christensen, and the Amazon-bestseller Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools. He also co-hosts a podcast entitled Future U, in partnership with Jeff Selingo. Listen to this episode, and then go read his books!

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I think the world is better with the theories of Dr. Clay Christensen, Human-Centered Design and Improv. Producer of A Sherpa's Guide to Innovation Podcast.

A Sherpa's Guide to Innovation

A podcast from The Innovation Engine at Atrium Health dedicated to guiding you on your innovation expedition - site under construction. Disruptive innovation, Design Thinking, Jobs to be Done and much more! Twitter: #InnovationEngine

Jay Gerhart

Written by

I think the world is better with the theories of Dr. Clay Christensen, Human-Centered Design and Improv. Producer of A Sherpa's Guide to Innovation Podcast.

A Sherpa's Guide to Innovation

A podcast from The Innovation Engine at Atrium Health dedicated to guiding you on your innovation expedition - site under construction. Disruptive innovation, Design Thinking, Jobs to be Done and much more! Twitter: #InnovationEngine

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