Recently I was asked to speak for FloQast at the The CFO Leadership Council annual conference in Boston. The theme was "Radical CFO," so I thought I'd do something radical and share a lesson I learned about leadership as a young cellist in the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra.
Automation and artificial intelligence is going to disrupt many professions. If you want robot-proof children, educate them in the arts! There's no replacement for creativity. And if you want to lead a more creative team, you need to take a very different approach to leadership.