Elon Musk on Innovation, Decision-Making and Taking Risk – Video Review

Why you should watch: “Elon Musk Interview at AFA Air Warfare Symposium 2020”  is 52 minutes long and is, in its entirety, fascinating. It’s really focused on how to bring even more innovation to the US Air and Space Force but it applies to any organization. As Musk is one of the most innovative entrepreneurs in the world, it could be valuable to hear what he has to say about innovation, decision-making and risk taking.

Key Points:

  • The entirety of the interview is of Elon Musk, SpaceX’s Chief Engineer as interviewed by Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond, Chief of Space Operations, during the Air Force Association’s 2020 Air Warfare Symposium, Feb. 26 – 28.
  • To watch the entire video, click here.
  • The key to how Musk thinks about motivating people to innovate is discussed starting about 15 minutes in and lasting about 3 minutes.

Bottom Line: You can learn a lot about how a truly innovative entrepreneur thinks and how he creates a culture of innovation by watching this video.

Robert Kaufman – EIM Central
Link to video on YouTube

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