Future of Work: Is AI proving the Luddites right?

Workmen Take Out Their Anger on the Machines Giclee Print by C.l. Doughty The Luddite Fallacy is the belief that automation and technological advancement causes the loss of jobs without seeing beyond the short term truth and acknowledging the wealth and new roles created in the longer term. The premise has always been that automation …

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How organizations are approaching AI Adoption today.

A lot has been written about how Artificial Intelligence is coming to our workplace. How productivity boosts and customer engagement will deliver bottom line returns to justify the capital spend. It’s a seductive pitch for the employer. So where are organizations focused on adopting Artificial Intelligence into their organisation? Creating and sustaining competitive advantage are …

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How is AI changing your workplace?

I’m as guilty of confirmational bias as the next voice entrepreneur and wholeheartedly accept Gartner’s prediction that by 2023, 25 percent of employee interactions with applications will be via voice, up from under 3 percent in 2019. As workloads and expectations on employees increase, so will their need for tools to free up time for …

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Adoption of Voice – at work but not the workplace

Smart speakers have surprised many people in how quickly they have become mainstream and have driven acceptance of voice. Voicebot’s survey in January 2019 showed smart speaker adoption reached 29% of the adult population in Australia compared to 26% in the USA at the end of 2018. Canalys’s latest report predicts the global units installed …

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