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Is creativity the result of genetics or training?

Is creativity the result of genetics or training? How might a firm identify creativity in present/potential employees

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Creativity is the result of both genetics and training. In terms of genetics, one's birth traits such as one's cognitive traits, such as IQ and dispositional traits such as being an extrovert, and specific physiological traits such as being a contortionist or having perfect pitch, all could be determined through testing which has been formulated to determine one's genetics. The applicability of such tests in the workplace has been questioned in the United States and has been ...

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Creativity is the result of both genetics and training. In terms of genetics, one's birth traits such as one's cognitive traits, such as IQ and dispositional traits such as being an extrovert, and specific physiological traits such as being a contortionist or having perfect pitch, all could be determined through testing which has been formulated to determine one's genetics. The applicability of such tests in the workplace has been questioned ...

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