A few months back, I shared my first audio post. It was incredibly well received. In that I enjoyed it and other people (probably) listened to it. With such a successful start, how could I go wrong returning to the medium?
I read a lot of industry publications. Probably too many. But that means a win for you, my reader, since you glean the best of that time spent! If trending articles don’t mention Millennials or how to maximize your social media presence, they’re discussing the brave new world of AI, Artificial Intelligence. Even on my blog, the 2nd most popular post is about AI. Here’s the degree of impact it stands to make for the industry: Everything you research or decide with a person will be done, faster, more reliably, with a computer system. So, a big deal.
We’re not talking T-1000s in your branches (though they would be formidable security guards). Nor does it have anything to do with the AI advances you hear Elon Musk warning us against. For financial institutions, AI is simply a software system that can dive into a ton of data (that you already have) and make accurate risk and other determinations. It’s nothing new for your credit union, only doing the same thing better and faster. While serving your members anywhere, on their terms.
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