Education has the ability to empower people and create where none existed. Learning is probably is probably one of the most unique attributes of the human race. We can learn complex subjects apply that knowledge in different fields. We also have the incredible ability to use known knowledge to create new knowledge Through the process of research we can develop new understanding of how the world works. Through research we began to understand concepts and truths that we were not previously aware. It is our natural inclination to pursue knowledge and gain a understanding of those ideas and that will advance our quality of life and our experiences here on earth.
If we look back in history we can begin to understand those who were able to control there own destiny were the ones with knowledge and understanding. The race for talent and brains as begun across the globe. Everyone is now competing for talent, from countries, cities and companies. The most valuable resource and competitve advantage that regions and organizations have are their talent.