The Multidisciplinary – Part 4

Part 4 – The Polymath Benefit

This is Part Four (4) of a four (4) part series on the importance of being a multidisciplinary.

The Downside of Singular Specialization

It is clear that having a specialized skill is better than having no skill at all. I don’t think anyone will argue that. When we look at today’s workforce and industries, we can see it is somewhat of a detriment having only a single specialized skill.

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The Multidisciplinary – Part 3

Part 3 – Developing Your Multidisciplines

This is Part Three (3) of a four (4) part series on the importance of being a multidisciplinary.

MMA for the Brain

Physical activity is something I have always been excited about. Exercise is great for the body and the mind. Regular exercise changes the brain to improve memory and thinking skills. – Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter

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The Multidisciplinary – Part 2

Part 2 – Pitfalls of Specialization

This is Part Two (2) of a four (4) part series on the importance of being a multidisciplinary.

The Specialists’ Reliance

Math is a liberal art. ‘Liberal arts‘ generally refers to matters not relating to the professional, vocational, or technical curricula. One can say math, totally isolated, doesn’t do anything.

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The Multidisciplinary – Part 1

Part 1 – The Compartmentalized Society

This is Part One (1) of a four (4) part series on the importance of being a multidisciplinary.

The Specialist

In today’s society we see those with highly specialized skills as being extremely valuable. An artist, dentist, designer, programmer, lawyer & bionanotechnology engineer all have a highly specialized skill. Yet with these specializations we see harmful (and humorous) stereotypes emerge:

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