If you’ve ever wondered why there is a tsunami of bad news in the (Western) world at the moment- have a watch of this video and it will all make (perturbing) sense. I started watching it whilst I was doing emails and working generally on my other screens & by the end of it I was enthralled.
Below the video, I’ve bookmarked relevant points of interest by time code and topic.
Enjoy… and if you cant do that, then be illuminated at least!
14 mins- economic challenge for our sprogs
17 mins = the importance of education
22 mins- the dynamics of the job market
25 mins- why investment means long term advantage
27 mins- entrepreneurial return
32 mins- literacy comparisons
37 mins- what it will mean
42 mins= why borrowing doesn’t work
53 mins= civil service costs
57 mins= cost of redistributing our money
59 mins= what we should be investing in & why educational investment
1.01 hr= importance of exceptional teaching
1.05= why manufacturing is important- nay vital
1.06= growth-pole theory