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Interesting items on the web (August 2017)

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The Training & Skills team are voracious readers and we come across so much content on the web that would be of interest. We’re committed to making the most of your time – so we’ve chosen only the “best of the best” of the things we’ve seen this month, and present it here for your consideration.

How A.I. Is Creating Building Blocks to Reshape Music and Art

In the mid-1990s, Douglas Eck worked as a database programmer in Albuquerque while moonlighting as a musician. What he really wanted to do was combine his days and nights, and build machines that could make their own songs.

You can read the whole article, published on the website of the New York Times via the following link:

http://ibm.biz/musicAI

Benefits of a Flipped Learning Approach

Applying a flipped learning approach involves switching focus from the traditional instructor-led approach to delivering the majority of content in advance via trainer-created video and interactive lessons.

You can see the whole infographic, published on the website of Modern Workplace Learning Magazine via the following link:

http://ibm.biz/BdjrqH

Can robots improve staff retention and help beating the global skills shortage

“The reality for many businesses today is that the drudgery and low pay associated with repetitive manual processes often creates staff retention problems,” says Weis. This not only drives up costs, but also means businesses could be losing promising talent for the future.

You can read the whole article, published on the website of EY – Building a better working world via the following link:

http://ibm.biz/BdjrqH

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