Posted by Robert Half Finance & Accounting on Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 00:00 | Follow me
Only someone in finance and accounting could put a number on innovative thinking.
But this comic definitely raises a point: As a manager how do you encourage “out-of-the-box” thinking among employees whose jobs require making very exact calculations?
To get your 7.048239 types to develop their creative thinking skills you might consider scheduling an off-site at a pottery painting studio or holding a team-building exercise at a rock-climbing wall to help exercise the right side of the brain.
As more emphasis is being put on soft skills in the accounting and finance industry, that just might pay off back inside the cubicle in unexpected ways.