How Would You Leverage 1 Trillion Hours of Free Time!

Clay Shirky throws an astounding number in his TedTalk – Collectively, humans have over 1 Trillion hours of free time per year! 1 Trillion. And what are we going to do about that? How could this large “cognitive surplus” be used? Or as an organization or a leader or a manager, how would you get your employees to invest more of their discretionary time for the organization?

Enjoy the Talk.



Update: Here is a quick review of Clay Shirky’s latest book on the subject of Cognitive Surplus.

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One thought on “How Would You Leverage 1 Trillion Hours of Free Time!

  1. This is a different form of opniion a large number of folks don’t generally mention. Usually I fav stuff like this on Redit. Even though this time I’m uncertain if this might be best for those users. I’ll look around and find some other write-up that may be suitable.

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