This post has gotten a lot attention and for all the right reasons so I wanted to re-iterate it here.
"If you knock out exuberance, you knock out curiosity, and curiosity is the single most important attribute in a world that requires continuous learning and unlearning just to keep up."
I have to say the list of traits as to why Robots make the best employees sounds scarily familiar to me. Do you know companies or developers who fit into that category?
This is why developers have to fight burn-out.
Creating Passionate Users: Knocking the exuberance out of employees