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Is Artificial Intelligence Stealing Jobs?

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We've seen enough movies to scare the heck out of us that robots will eventually take over not only our livelihoods, but our entire world. Today, people are much more aware of the existence of artificial intelligence, or AI, in their lives. Whether you're browsing your Facebook page, purchasing something on Amazon, or watching your favorite TV program, advertisers can now target you based on your behaviors rather than throw out an ad and hoping they can entice someone to purchase their product or service.

If we look at history, we'll see that we are simply repeating it, albeit at a much faster pace. According to labor statistics, 41% of American workers in 1900 worked in agriculture. Automation reduced that number to 2% by the year 2000. And think about what the advent of the automobile did to blacksmiths and stable hands.

Those are just a few examples of machines contributing to job loss. However, there are cases where automation actually increased jobs. When weaving be…

Leads Management Stops Lead Loss

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You've worked hard to design an attractive and functional website. You've created an appealing offer, and included a contact form. You're ready for those inquiries to start rolling in.

Sounds great, but are your prepared to answer those inquiries when they do come in - promptly?

In a sampling of 538 companies by the American Marketing Association, one in three companies did not respond at all to a prospective customer's inquiry. Of those companies that did respond, the response time ranged from less than a minute to 17 days, with many responding within an hour. The key conversion time was five minutes - only  42% of the companies hit this sweet spot. Another study showed that 78% of the time, the first company to speak to a lead closed the deal.

Clearly a lot of organizations are throwing away potential customers or possibly alienating current customers with either a complete lack of response or too slow of a response time. To test this, we contacted an insurance comp…

The End of Privacy - Part 3

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Assistant Professor Michal Kosinksi says data driven politics is here to stay. Is that good or bad?View the video HERE. 

TechniGrafic Solutions, Inc.
Internet Marketing and Lead Generation
www.techsolinc.com

The End of Privacy - Part 2

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Advanced artificial intelligence can piece together eerily accurate profiles of everybody ever on the internet. But according to Michal Kosinski, professor at Stanford GSB, the problem now is that AI is becoming smarter than its programmers. View the video HERE.

TechniGrafic Solutions, Inc.
Internet Marketing and Lead Generation
www.techsolinc.com

The End of Privacy - Part 1

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In just minutes online, you leave a rich digital trail behind. Data scientist Michal Kosinski developed a powerful algorithm that collects all those digital crumbs and creates a profile of you so intimate it might even surprise those closest to you. See the video HERE.

TechniGrafic Solutions, Inc.
Internet Marketing and Lead Generation
www.techsolinc.com