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

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For example, Mae Jemison, the first African American female astronaut, noted that she was constantly curious as a child. Creativity Talent management Digital ArticleDanas Jurgelevicius/Getty Images. Curiosity is experiencing a “Gold Rush” moment. Books, university classes, and research are popularizing the power of curiosity. Not surprisingly, organizations are increasingly, explicitly looking for curious employees.