What’s the Half-Life of Your Hard Skills?

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Are they are trying to tell us something? “The half-life of hard skills has already decreased to 2.5 years.” Recruiting Future with Matt Alder, Ep 602: The Skills Mismatch In Hiring “Companies hire based on hard skills, but promote based on soft skills.” Recruiting Future with Matt Alder, Ep 602: The Skills Mismatch In Hiring “What’s Wrong with Bias? It … Read More

Pathfinders, AI, and Business Structure

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This is the last in our five-part series about AI and Pathfinders. Previously, we talked about the transformative influence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on both businesses and individuals, which is poised to reshape the socio-economic landscape profoundly, transcending the pace constraints previously encapsulated by Moore’s Law. Moore’s Law, the axiom that the number of transistors on a microchip doubles approximately … Read More

Building Teams that Can Navigate the AI Revolution

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The letters AI denoting Artificial Intelligence

Don’t panic. Well, maybe some intense concern is called for. No one knows what the artificial intelligence revolution will mean for business. While waiting for the dust to settle can be a good tactic for some new technology, this time, it is not advised. As we have discussed in a previous post, AI is likely to transcend Moore’s Law. Leaders … Read More

Individual Skillsets to Help Deal with AI

Steve LudwigPathfinder AssessmentLeave a Comment

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How would go about repairing a wind-up watch? Wait, what? I thought this column was about Pathfinders and artificial intelligence. Hang on, it is, we will get there. First, the watch. Odds are, unless you are of a certain age or a connoisseur of watches, you don’t wear one anymore—if you ever did. It’s a one function device in a … Read More

Pathfinders and AI: A Great Match

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An image suggesting the connection of neurons in the brain - indicating the order that a Pathfinder can bring to the chaos that is AI.

The artificial intelligence revolution is just beginning. Since ChatGPT launched in November 2022, only a year ago, shockwaves have shot through the business community as organizations are trying to separate hype from opportunity from risk. As leaders struggle with how to get a handle on the strategic and tactical applications and challenges of AI, they need to find individual contributors … Read More

Moore’s Law, AI, Pathfinders, and the Optimal Business Structure

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The letters AI denoting Artificial Intelligence

The transformative influence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on both businesses and individuals is poised to reshape the socio-economic landscape profoundly, transcending the pace constraints previously encapsulated by Moore’s Law. Moore’s Law, the axiom that the number of transistors on a microchip doubles approximately every two years, thereby increasing computing power while reducing cost, has long served as a reliable forecast … Read More