I saw an advert for Google Assistant this morning while fighting through hordes of sweaty Londoners and it got me thinking… AI is a game changer and, whether we like it or not, it’s here to stay.
The likely trajectory of development will be steep and the next generation will know no different. My two-year-old daughter already says “Alexa…Radio 2 please”! AI has/will have so many benefits that will add value to all our lives, however many Personal Assistants, quite rightly, are wondering what this means for them. Any improvements in technology have the potential to jeopardise the human equivalent because once it’s established it’s likely to be significantly more efficient and cost effective. There are two things I recommend to any Personal Assistant with these very valid concerns:
If you follow these recommendations there will always be a place for you no matter how advanced technology becomes and your career will continue to prosper. If you have thoughts or concerns regarding AI or technological improvements we’d love to hear from you.
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