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Attention parents of young children: If you want your kid to grow up to be a successful inventor or businessperson, don’t give up on those piano and art lessons.
The researchers at Michigan State University looked at honors-level college graduates between 1990 and 1995 and found that those who majored in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, and owned businesses or patents, were exposed to the fine arts as children almost eight times more than the general public.
The majority of graduates credited their innovative prowess artistic skills, such as analogies, playing, intuition and imagination, to solve problems related to their craft.