How to leverage AI while preserving human skills

Written by Dr Mansoor Soomro Tuesday 12 March 2024
Follow these four steps to harness AI’s potential to complement, not substitute, human abilities
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A vital challenge on the journey to implement artificial intelligence (AI) is to strike a balance between using AI for automation and sustaining the unique value of human skills.

AI surpasses human competencies in speed in exploring huge sets of data, gathering from patterns and making informed decisions. No wonder, then, that AI enhances productivity, but it is not a holistic replacement for human abilities and skills (especially in terms of creativity, emotional intelligence and ingenuity).

The question, then, is: as a manager or leader, how can you strike this balance between AI and human skills in your team and your organisation? 

Here are four steps you can take, along with pitfalls to avoid in the process.

Read on to find out how technology and human potential can thrive together


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