Facing The Unknown Future Of Work As AI Changes The Rules Of Business
Once we combine AI with other transformational technologies, businesses will become more autonomous and productivity relative to the number of workers in the economy will increase. This is fantastic. It’s the promised land envisioned by business software technologists for decades. But we face the same problem posed in science fiction stories: Do we have ethical and legislative systems to deal with this increase in productivity and changes to the way humans contribute to society? Businesses and governments must begin now in earnest to prepare for an economy where fewer people will be needed to run businesses and meet human needs.