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How Do We Create Value When Knowledge Is Almost Free?

Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Credentials are increasingly in over-supply; problem-solving skills are scarce. How do we create value in an economy that is increasingly dependent on knowledge? The answer is complicated by the reality that knowledge is increasingly digital and "unownable" and therefore almost free. Financialization as a substitute for creating value has run its course.
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