Episode 97 Survive and Thrive in the Age of AI – PART 1 Opportunities, Limitations and Business Use Cases for AI and ChatGPT
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There’s no ignoring or denying the power of AI in business. It’s an incredible way to help with many of the operational parts of running a business including content, copy, processes, customer support, and more. Those burying their head in the technical sand, will lose the AI competitive advantage. Over the next three episodes, you’ll get my leveraged business perspective on all things generative AI and how small businesses and entrepreneurs can use ChatGPT and other AI tools to get more done in less time without necessarily outsourcing or hiring anyone.
Artificial intelligence is not going to replace you anytime soon. Because your business is all about leveraging YOU. Your energy, perceptiveness and insights are what makes you and your business stand out from an increasingly competitive marketplace and become seen, respected and successful. But AI and the likes of generative AI tools like ChatGPT for textual output and Midjourney for images, can take a big chunk of the heavy lifting off your desk.
AI is more than just a buzzword; it’s a strategic imperative for businesses of all sizes. It empowers organisations to tap into the wealth of data at their disposal, extracting valuable insights that drive innovation and competitiveness. From automating routine tasks to offering predictive analytics, AI has the potential to revolutionise business. There’s also a huge impact on the production of content, on the writing of copy, and on creation of courses, which we’ll look at in the later episodes.
As we delve into the intricacies of AI in business, keep in mind that this is your gateway to understanding the limitless possibilities that AI presents. The world of entrepreneurship and consulting is on the cusp of a technological revolution, and by embracing AI-driven strategies, you’re not only future-proofing your business but also positioning it for sustained growth and prosperity.
In this first episode, we’ll unravel the multifaceted world of AI applications, from customer service chatbots to data-driven marketing strategies. Then in parts 2 and 3 we’ll tackle more specifically the risks and returns of particular tools like ChatGPT to help you write content, copy and course materials. Join us as we explore how small businesses are leveraging AI to stay ahead in the ever-changing business landscape.
- Links to all the tools mentioned in the episode can be found in the article version here
- Jay’s book: Leveraged Consulting in the Digital Age and accompanying monograph (coming soon, see below)
- Key use cases for AI in business were captured in a recent article by Digital Ocean
- The Economist: How businesses are experimenting with ChatGPT-like services
- Forbes article outlining the various ways you can start to leverage AI for growth and efficiency