AI and Digital is hot on the tongues of most in the market. The key feedback I am hearing from those at the forefront is that there a lack of understanding of what constitutes each. Digital simply refers to Web, and AI is essentially a system making intelligent decisions at the simplest level.
This Scoop article puts it into perspective that AI in particular is an area that needs development and investment. The growth and further development of AI doesn't necessarily mean people are losing their jobs but that, absolutely, in the future we will be living differently.
I am sure we all remember watching the Jetsons (a reminder in case you do not): much of the technology the producers viewed as the distant future back then, in the 80s, is simply now a reality.
It ignites the question: what are you or your organisation doing to make sure you keep up and don't get left behind?
“Right now, New Zealand needs to continue to invest in our talent pool: not just technical AI skills but also a digital literate workforce with soft skills, empathy and critical thinking.”