Children of Innovation
Fearless and ready to innovate!
Children are the future… We might be surprised by how different they see the world!
The School of Tomorrow
What would tomorrow look like if you were fearless? Possibilities are endless.
Growing up has changed us
Ignoring the innovators
Too often adults hold themselves back.
We’ve lost the ability to look at things from a new perspective, without boundaries or preconceived ideas.
Change can makes us feel uncomfortable. We're uneasy with things we don't understand. We avoid risk at all costs. We ignore the innovators deep within each and every one of us.
Because of our experience, our past and fear.
When invited to innovate, children’s imaginations will always surprise us and for the sake of our businesses, we should give them more credits and turn an attentive ear to what they have to teach us.
Listen to your inner child
School of the future
What better way to understand the way children see the world of tomorrow than by simply asking them?
Deloitte Digital went to a school and asked 10-12 year old students one simple thing: "What does the school of the future look like?".
Not surprisingly, every child has their own version. But they all had three principles in common: dreaming, innovating and having fun.
Games, robot bus drivers, holograms, flying scooters: children told us what they think would make the school of the future better than the school of today.
As the main stakeholders, who would ignore what they think?
Children are the customers, the consumers, the users of tomorrow
Listening to what they have to say will bring two benefits:
- First, they will give ideas you would never have thought about yourself. Children have no limits when dreaming about their future. The only limit, is the one you give them.
- Second, they will tell you what they really want. And understanding what your customers of tomorrow need will guide you on how your business, your products, your service should evolve in the coming years.
This is priceless, especially if you share the opinion that tomorrow is today!