Central Question that Needs Actionable Answer Now:
Is the Automotive Industry Investing in Training Workforce for the Technology, Disruption, & Market Changes that are Coming?
The Problem for all Companies:
Company IT budgets for Artificial Intelligence have increased 60%—
BUT only 3% of companies and their CEOs are or have invested in training.
What should automotive companies be doing:
1) Rethink Work, in general. Use a granular approach to job function, planning and training
2) Pivot the Workforce. –Move people around: Change the way jobs & company organization are structured
3) Re-skilling of entire workforce in a company or dealership. Every job description is about to change.
If you are an automotive industry manager at any level of your company or dealership, it will serve your career well to sit,listen, and make notes for this panel from Davos Conference that that dramatically shows how training may be what separates people and companies in automotive from now on.