Technology & AI

Here's What I Have In Common With Mark Cuban

Here's What I Have In Common With Mark Cuban

My company has evangelized the importance of soft skills training for years. It’s what we do. Not to be dramatic, but it’s what we live for. Early on, talking about soft skills required a lot of introductory education on the definition and practical use of soft skills. Only then, were we able to move on to more business-related conversations. The term and the importance have now, thankfully, become ubiquitous. Recently however, I’ve seen a decided rise in the number of people evangelizing the soft skill arts, and it’s all thanks to the robots. Well, and Mark Cuban...

In The Digital Age, Humans Are Not Obsolete

In The Digital Age, Humans Are Not Obsolete

We live in a sparkly, tech-defined era of gadgets, innovation and unicorns. So much of business is tech, tech-related or tech-ancillary, which is really a nice way of saying that they’re built specifically NOT to include people. It’s about automation and thought-less replication. When you utilize an app, you are circumventing any need (or desire?) to interact with other people. And yet…