Top 6 Skills to Stand Apart as A.I. Enters the Workplace

This week on The JSA Blog, we’re sharing some news based on what we are seeing in the current marketplace.

Artificial Intelligence is no longer a concept for imaginative sci-fi movies set decades into the future. With ChatGPT and other A.I. platforms that offer quick text to image and video outputs as well, the technology has officially arrived and is quickly evolving and becoming smarter each day. Besides of the fear of the machines turning nefarious as you see on the big screen, the more immediate and impactful concern is “how will this rapidly growing technology affect your job?”

A recent report suggests that as many as 80% of American jobs could be impacted by the growing technology, with fears of some jobs being replaced by the technology altogether. Occupations across a wide range of industries will be impacted, from content writers, accountants and tax professionals to translators, photographers, marketing professionals, truck drivers and so on. The truth is many employees are vulnerable to A.I. advances that can execute tasks more accurately and more efficiently. We are used to competing with the human candidacy pool, but how can we compete against A.I. technology?

According to Fast Company, here are the top 6 skills to stand apart as A.I. enters the workspace:

  • Data Literacy
  • Digital Literacy
  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity
  • Digital Threat Awareness
  • Curiosity & Continuous Learning

For more details and to read the full article from Fast Company, click the link below!