Our world is becoming ever more complex socially, environmentally and politically. It is a world where many flounder, making it increasingly difficult for them to develop meaning or mastery. Blinded by societal pressure and fears, many young people find themselves future-blind and disengaged. Rapid changes in technology, and increased addiction to social media have seen people becoming stuck in a permanent and ceaseless present.
For these reasons it is vital our children develop specific skills to enable them to be successful in this new epoch – skills such as adaptability, social and cultural interaction, productivity, self-management and problem-solving.
Three additional character traits your child will need to acquire in order to lead and to create positive impact in the world around them are examined below.