Smarter Workforce AI Spotlight

AI and HR: Have you started your journey?

By Sheri Feinzig, Ph.D., Director, IBM Talent Management Consulting and Smarter Workforce Institute

Cognitive. AI. Artificial Intelligence. Augmented Intelligence.

If it seems like AI dominates today’s conversation, you would be right. It’s been featured prominently in the news, dominates the business pages, entire books are devoted to it, and even entire conferences.

What does AI have to do with HR? According to our research, quite a bit.

Whether you consider yourself an AI aficionado or novice, rapid advances in technological development and ease of implementation allow the benefits to be experienced by all, not just those with deep, specialized expertise.

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An AI solution can deliver a direct channel for employees who want growth or change.

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