In previous roles at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hewlett Packard and BHP, talent management has always been a passion and a key aspect of Suzan McDaniel's responsibilities. In this episode of the People + Strategy podcast, McDaniel speaks with host Tony Lee about her current role as CHRO at Edward Jones, plus she offers advice for aspiring CHROs and gives her take on the most important talent-related issue that HR leaders should be thinking about this year and beyond.
As artificial intelligence technology continues to develop, the demand for workers with the ability to work alongside and manage AI systems will increase. This means that workers who are not able to adapt and learn these new skills will be left behind in the job market.
A vast majority of U.S. professionals say students entering the workforce should have experience using AI and be prepared to use it in the workplace, and they expect higher education to play a critical role in that preparation.