While we like to study trends and predict things forward, sudden shifts are both more dramatic and reason for drama, well, concern.
As an engineer with experience in IT, I’ve watch artificial intelligence grow from spell checkers to the AIs running latent semantic indexing of all content indexed by Google. Use of AI in product design via evolutionary mixing and competition is already being tried. And AI… Read More
Knowledge work raises the demand for those who can teach it, due to the value knowledge work has and higher pay it often generates compared to lower skill areas. After all, no one can simply walk off the street and be a pulmonary technician or… Read More
Salesman of all stripes will understate the risk of a project, especially transitioning to their product. Balance the salesperson’s pitch with criticism from other sources, and be sure to search out real critics before you buy the hype or the product. Silence can be golden.… Read More