Industrial Age

3 Phases of the Economy over 10,000 years in two minutes or less.

This history of the economy in many ways is quite simple. The numbers below are approximates and a bit of a mash up taken from several sources to illustrate trends and shifts in our economy. Here’s a brief 10,000 year … Read More

Moving from the Industrial Age of Control to the Creative Age of Release

Recently, I’ve been listening to some Stephen Covey audio¬†books to help me implement organizational improvements in my new role as CEO at the Greater Peterborough Area Economic Development Corporation. While Covey doesn’t specifically refer to the Creative Economy, or Richard … Read More