The success of many businesses over the last decade can mainly be attributed to the information worker – MBAs, computer programmers, accountants, lawyers, IT workers, etc. – but things are about to change. The age of the whole-brain thinker, those individuals that use both left and right hemispheres of the brain, has now dawned. These will become the most influential, and thus most valuable, people in any organisation. It will be the individuals that can think creatively to solve problems, find solutions, add value, and enable innovation who will be the trendsetters for the next decade. Information is now cheap. We can find out what we need to know, when we need to know it. We no longer need information managers, we need to learn ...

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