March 18, 2019

Training, Retraining and Upskilling for the 4th Industrial Revolution

What’s Trending. What’s Changing. Trending last week and this week in Canada as Finance Minister, Bill Morneau unveils the federal budget is Skills Development. A topic being discussed many, and some organizations are taking action on as we move into the new digital era of Big Data, Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and the 4th Industrial Revolution. The need for skilled jobs around AI and […]
March 11, 2019

Can AI Keep You From Getting a Job? Apparently, Yes.

What’s Changing the Future of Work. Changing things in the workplace are ‘Emotional Analysis’ systems and products that are designed to analyze a person’s face in order to determine how they feel.  Can some of these latest technological inventions keep you from getting a job? Apparently, Yes. Depending on how it is used, and inherent (sometimes unconscious) biases built into them.  There was a time many people […]
March 3, 2019

Microsoft is Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Excel

What’s Trending. What’s Changing the Future of Work. Microsoft is not only bringing AI to Excel, they are bringing it ‘closer to home’ (to the workplace). If you’ve ever had to complete data entry tasks from a printed report or document, then you will love this one. This is another example of how AI is changing the future of work as […]
February 25, 2019

The Digital Skills Gap and the Future of Jobs 2020 – The Fundamental Growth Mindset

What’s Changing. #FutureofWork The ‘Future of Work’ is changing the workplace and how we lead.  Siri is beginning to recognize individual voices, self-driving cars are no longer a fiction of our imagination, and smart speakers are now in many homes. And this is only in our personal lives. In the workplace, chatbots have been introduced, and AI is being used for automation, diagnosis, prediction and research that would previously have required a humans […]