Why is PROBLEM SOLVING losing relevance in the modern day?


Creative , heuristic skills possessed by an ARTIST are very much in demand in the modern day wherein users have access to information over the internet and social media.

Left brain capabilities of TECHNICIANS was the need of the hour in the Industrial Age where PROBLEM SOLVING was the most needed skill in the absence of freely available information.

The proliferation of the internet with freely available information has made RIGHT brain skills namely PROBLEM FINDING the need of the hour.

Thus PROBLEM SOLVING driven by LEFT brain capabilities has started losing its relevance and is slowly giving away to PROBLEM FINDING in the modern age of the internet.

Daniel Pink makes a mention of the same in his book Drive

A similar insight has been shared in the following blog