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Jobs where creativity is optional simply aren’t around any more.
Unless you’re an accountant doing the same three calculations year-in and year-out, in which case your boss is already wondering how to best replace you anyway, coming up with ideas is part of your job. Project managers must strike the right balance between online and offline communication. Marketers are forced to transition their brands to the web. Even burger flippers can score tons of loyalty points with customers for creative, individual interactions
Social psychologist Graham Wallas proposed four “stages of control” for creative work:
Machines skew toward tactical applications.
On the other hand, work that requires a high degree of imagination, creative analysis, and strategic thinking is harder to automate:
” Computers are great at optimizing, but not so great at goal-setting. Or even using common sense."
In Oz, the wizard is shown to run the kingdom through some complex machine hidden behind a curtain. Many executives may think themselves the wizard; enthralled by the idea that AI technology will allow them to shed millions of dollars in labor costs.
However, the point of technology, is to boost productivity, not cut the workforce. And for every robot we put out we need someone to tell it what to do, to service it and to maintain it.