Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 1. Professional Communication in Today’s Digital, Social, Mobile World
Here are the points that have made artificial intelligence gain a lot of popularity:
Understanding and forecasting epidemics and pandemics and finding a cure
Understanding shifting consumer needs
Making virtual experiences more real
Going fully digital
Making way for robots to empower the human workforce
Smarter digital devices
"One of the most explosive Silicon Valley scandals of all time was a poorly run, easily discovered scheme inspired by a 1980s teen comedy, conducted by a company long past its heyday to harass a mom and pop blog.
The evolution of game-changing technologies is leveling the playing field in many industries.
"2019 will see an increase in technology-driven organizations, as more businesses embark on the digital transformation journey.
Artificial intelligence (AI) makes it possible for machines to learn from experience, adjust to new inputs and perform human-like tasks.
"Here are the most disruptive office distractions, ranked from worst to least worst, based the percentage of respondents who described them as causing moderate to very high distraction levels: .
"In this conversation between Michael Hyatt [photo, left] and Get-It-Done Guy, Stever Robbins, Michael offers a wide range of tools to make you more productive, more relaxed, and help you achieve the highest of all goals: freedom.
"There are about 7,000 languages spoken around the world -- and they all have different sounds, vocabularies and structures.
"Start your day off the right way with these 9 habits that happy people use to get their morning going.
"By spotting and changing a few bad habits, you can easily increase your reading speed without missing out on detail, says Jordan Harry.
"Perfectionism is a double-edged sword.
"Wanna stand out as a particularly collaborative colleague?
"Naval Ravikant (@naval) is the CEO and co-founder of AngelList.
"We took a look at how American work habits have changed over the past 10 years.
"How will AI reshape your career?
"There’s a lot to unpack regarding chatbots.
"The average American adult is expected to spend nearly 3.
"Let’s face it: ideas are a dime a dozen.
Liz Funk talks to Kim Dower (photo, left), a Los Angeles-based media trainer, on the topic.
"The TED speaker and podcast host shares 4 items from his to-don’t list — stuff he’s shed from his life to make him a happier and more effective human.
"Business Insider spoke with Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert, to discover the most common white lies told in the workplace, and what to do instead.