We spent the day today painting with the children in The Little Bridge primary school in Shanghai.
As Alibaba’s founder and CEO Jack Ma has stated, it is pointless for humans to assume that a “knowledge-based” education is a solution in the 21stCentury. We cannot possibly compete with AI. We can, however, develop the soft skills that will provide us with a deeper understanding of ourselves and of those around us.
He refers to IQ, or Intellectual Intelligence, as basic. He then refers to EQ, or Emotional Intelligence, as evolved. He then refers to LQ, or Love Intelligence, as paramount.
The Ali companies employ 49% women.
That’s not a coincidence.