April 28, 2004

News & Opinion: Creative Class Controversy

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 4:45 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

I am familiar with Richard Florida's The Rise of the Creative Class, but was unfamiliar with the controversy that his ideas have generated. Florida writes a piece over at The Next American City providing data and refuting his detractors.
[via Bookslut]

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.