In 20 years, perhaps 80 million US jobs could be automated. That’s the bad news. The good news is that there are millions of jobs that are safe. What type of jobs? Futurist Martin Ford says jobs that require “genuine creativity.” It’s the future of the job market. It’s been the tool to advance the world for centuries. And it’ll be AI-proof for centuries to come.
Reading this, do you think “yes, I have creativity in spades!” Or are you a little nervous? Are you one to say “oh, i’m not that creative.”
“I’m a salesman, not an artist.”
“I’m an HR associate, not a novelist.”
“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” – Albert Einstein
Creativity isn’t a black-and-white, “you have it or you don’t,” trait. Creativity isn’t a fixed trait. Sure, some of us are born with a spark, or a drive toward creativity. But that doesn’t mean all of us can’t stretch our creative muscles. The simple truth is creativity is trainable.
Even if you’re afraid you’re not inherently creative, you can easily develop your creativity to help AI-proof your job. The Expert Editor have created a helpful infographic that explores how to boost creativity.
Check out the infographic below to unlock your mind:
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