Companies and national education systems stigmatize mistakes, thus killing creativity. If we want to be original we need to be prepared to be wrong.
The all education system seems to have the mere aim of producing University Professors. It is eradicated on theoretical ability, a hierarchy based on pursuing passions only if academic related and avoiding to nourish art and creativity. As an example, somebody who is now a successful millionaire could never had her career if she hasn’t found a unique teacher who believed in her outstanding dancing skills.
An inspiring talk by Sir Robinson on how schools kills creativity.