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Research: 83% of Executives Say They Encourage Curiosity. Just 52% of Employees Agree.

Harvard Business

We surveyed more than 23,000 people, including 16,000 employees and over 1,500 C-suite leaders, to understand how they view the role of curiosity at their organizations, across industries and at various levels of leadership. For example, Mae Jemison, the first African American female astronaut, noted that she was constantly curious as a child. ” Successful organizations are rooted in curiosity. Danas Jurgelevicius/Getty Images.

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