Tuesday, 01 August 2023

Consulting Without Borders LIVE - Perspectives, Episode 16: Unleashing The Power of AI

Tune in to the 16th episode of the Gabriel Al-Salem Foundation's series "Consulting Without Borders LIVE - Perspectives," featuring international consultants and experts dedicated to addressing global challenges, promoting professional excellence, and fostering a sustainable future.

We were delighted to welcome Dwight Mihalicz (Canada), Founder and President of Effective Managers™, a leading management consulting firm based in Canada with a global reach. Dwight's humanistic approach, coupled with his deep understanding of organizational dynamics, makes him a trusted advisor to leaders seeking sustainable performance.

As an accomplished author, Dwight has penned two influential books that delve into essential topics for executives and management consultants alike. The Effective CEO: The Balancing Act that Drives Sustainable Performance explores the key functions that contribute to CEO success, while Consulting through Uncertainty: A Global Perspective examines the evolving landscape of professional services.

During the live broadcast, Dwight delved into the compelling topic of AI and its influence on the consulting industry. The discussion revolved around the following thought-provoking topics:

  • Is Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) next? Can machines replace humans? Exploring the impact of AI on society, businesses and consultants and examining its potential benefits and drawbacks.
  • Is AI good or evil? The ethics of AI and how to prevent it from being an agent for evil. Discussing the ethical considerations associated with AI adoption and exploring strategies for ensuring responsible use of AI in consulting.
  • Practical AI examples and tools for consultants. Exploring real-world applications of AI in consulting and highlighting the practical tools and techniques available for consultants to leverage AI in their work.

Watch the replay here:

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