The human factor will always eat automation for breakfast, lunch and dinner (....and morning and aft
I read an article the other day about a robot recently introduced at a large mining company to assist with: “the unpleasant, the untimely, the dangerous and the downright boring work….”* Robots are amongst a myriad of other emerging innovations designed to make our workplaces more productive in this globally connected, rapidly changing world. Does our workforce need to be worried about their own sustainability as we move through the 21st century? You need not start freaking o
New Leader? Make people and purpose your priority and profit will follow.
New leader, new organisation. No matter what industry, the default activities for a business leader at this time can often be to head to the nearest profit and loss spreadsheets and get lost in a blur of log on details, swipe cards and senior introductions. Whilst of course, gaining a rapid understanding of the business “state of play” is important, none of it matters more than your biggest business asset, your people. I challenge the new leader to down tools, eg the laptop