June 11, 2021
Book review of the vital “Rebooting AI” by Gary Marcus & Ernest Davis. Why & how we need to change our approach to Artificial Intelligence.
Guest blogger, Tony Boobier, muses on the need for more mathematical thinking & whether the best path forward is to Augmented Intelligence.
How classifying & fixing your dirty data can help all teams, including those just using spreadsheets. A book from Susan Walsh to help you.
A white paper on how to create a virtual insurer ready for the new normal post-COVID19, from digital strategy expert Frederik Bisbjerg.
Welcome to the Customer Insight Leader podcast. An audio podcast designed to complement this blog by enabling you to hear first-hand from today’s leaders. So you can get beyond the spin, to hear what they really do and what has helped them in the real world. Each episode features Paul Laughlin interviewing one of today’s […]
Why data is everyone’s job, not just the CDO. Guest blogger, David Gonzalez, shares this challenge for all C-Suite leaders.
In between blogging, from the two events I recommended, let’s return to the challenge of AI misdescription. As I shared in my review of Tony Boobier’s new book, he calls out the problem of mis-labelled AI. That is analytics or even BI applications being called AI, mainly because it is fashionable. Below, Tony returns as […]
Building on the lessons we learnt from Tony Boobier’s book on AI & work, let’s hear more about the Rise of AI. At the start of a month when I will be chairing and attending events, I was delighted to receive Francesco Corea‘s debrief. In this post, he shares his learning journey while attending the […]
As a break from our focus on books, I want to return to the topic of Data Science collaboration between universities & businesses. When it works well, it can make such a difference to both students’ development & business talent pipelines. In many ways the topics are not disconnected. Books, like collaboration between universities & businesses, are […]
On this blog we’ve recommended books for analysts, so here are 7 books for market researchers. This eclectic selection is once more contributed by Netquest, thanks to guest blogger Carlos Ochoa. When I first read his post, I couldn’t resist the multi-disciplinary nature of this recommended reading list. On this blog, we regularly advise that […]
Yesterday morning, I had the pleasure of joining (maybe almost 100) FS leaders to talk about AI. The event was the annual members conference of the Financial Services Forum. Held at the BT Centre in London, it was a great opportunity to hear from both futurologists & practitioner leaders. What interested me at this event […]
Guest blogger, Bente Busch, shares her advice on the AI jobs you should avoid taking. Useful advice on aspects to consider, beyond exciting new titles.