'Managers need to learn skills that cannot be replaced by machines'
Schools will have to reduce emphasis on algorithmic learning while increasing the emphasis on higher order skills
NEW DELHI: Covid-19 will re-set management education. Online delivery of content is a new beast and schools need to refresh what they teach now since business models have undergone dramatic shifts. The corporate world, meanwhile, needs a new breed of managers — those who can withstand uncertainty, and those who are schooled in artificial intelligence-resistant skills, Vijay Govindarajan, Coxe distinguished professor of management at The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and Anup Srivastava, the Canada research chair at Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, told Mint in an interview. Edited excerpts: