Feb 12, 2024

Episode 6

The AI Revolution: Transforming Work, Education, and Culture

In this podcast episode of “Culture at Work”, we delve into the fascinating world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with our esteemed guest, J. Scott Christianson. Scott is a teaching professor at the University of Missouri, an expert in emerging technologies, and a seasoned entrepreneur. In this conversation, we explore the transformative effects of AI on workplace productivity, education, and the intricate balance between technology and culture.
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Tim Carroll, COO

Working Spaces

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J. Scott Christianson - Associate Teaching Professor of Management, University of Missouri

J. Scott Christianson

Associate Teaching Professor of Management
University of Missouri

SYNOPSIS

Tim Carroll engages with J. Scott Christianson, a teaching professor from the University of Missouri, to discuss the broad impacts of artificial intelligence (AI) in today’s world. The conversation navigates through the influence of AI on workplace productivity, highlighting how it can elevate performance across various worker skill levels.

Scott emphasizes AI’s potential in revolutionizing education, advocating for more personalized and project-based learning. Tim and Scott also explore how AI is reshaping workplace culture, potentially leading to shorter workweeks and greater efficiency. However, they also address the challenges and ethical considerations of integrating AI, especially in sensitive sectors like healthcare.

The episode concludes with Scott expressing an optimistic view of AI’s future, seeing it as an enhancement to human capabilities in creative and interpersonal work aspects, while also recognizing the need to address its limitations and ethical implications.

LINKS

Follow J. Scott Christianson
www.profcnews.com

Follow AI News by Professor Ethan Mollick
www.oneusefulthing.org

Study: Experimental evidence on the productivity effects of generative artificial intelligence
View This Study on Science.org

Study: Generative AI enhances individual creativity but reduces the collective diversity of novel content
View This Study on SSRN.com
Study: AI Assistance in Legal Analysis: An Empirical Study
View This Study on SSRN.com
Study: Navigating the Jagged Technological Frontier: Field Experimental Evidence of the Effects of AI on Knowledge Worker Productivity and Quality
View This Study on SSRN.com
View A Summary on OneUsefulThing.org by Ethan Mollick
Study: Combining Human Expertise with Artificial Intelligence: Experimental Evidence from Radiology
View This Study on NBER.org

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