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5 Ways AI Is Redefining Executive Strategy Post-Pandemic

It Is A New Era In The World Of Business

Executives face an onslaught of impossible tasks, and they need to think outside the box. The age of AI is upon us, and the prediction is that by 2035, artificial intelligence (AI) will be central to nearly every decision a company makes. It’s time for executives to embrace AI as their assistant. AI assistants can help the executive navigate these turbulent times while simultaneously optimizing operations across all facets of the business.

The Back Story

Eagerly I take in my surroundings as I step into the immaculate boardroom. The surrounding walls are a deep blue giving an air of importance to the room. With each step, it feels like I am stepping further and further away from reality. This boardroom is where big decisions get made and where executives plot out their next moves for success.

As soon as they notice me enter, all eyes turn towards me, eagerly waiting for what new insights I may bring them. I have been here before, but every decision we make together is different from the previous.

“Do you have any information on our latest AI project?” One executive asks while leaning back in his chair, appreciating my presence. “It’s been gaining a lot of interest from our customers. They’re happy with the latest changes to our product line.”

5 Ways AI Is Redefining Executive Strategy Post-Pandemic

As the world reels from the worst pandemic in human history, many executives are looking to use AI to redefine their strategy and stay competitive. The use of AI covers a wide range of tasks. Following are five fundamental ways that influence executive decisions post-pandemic.

1. AI Is Redefining The Way Executives Strategize

AI is redefining how executives strategize and create company cultures, making it imperative for businesses to integrate AI into their organizational planning.

Even though AI has been around since the 1950s when Alan Turing developed his first tests on computer intelligence in 1951, a chess game played against himself. We are just now starting to see how business leaders can use this technology.

Today’s top companies are already integrating machine learning algorithms as part of their strategy-making process. They understand that data provides insights about customers, allowing them to predict future trends before other competitors get there first uniquely.

All successful organizations look at what others do well. More importantly, where weaknesses exist. If you want your organization competitive or even ahead of its time, then incorporating technology and Big Data in your company is a great way to go. Doing this will make it easier for your business to increase productivity, save money and time, and give you an edge over other companies that do not utilize such technologies.

2. AI Can Help Executives Make Better Decisions By Providing Them With Data-Driven Insights

AI is the next frontier in corporate decision-making. Current data trends indicate that innovation and creativity have become increasingly important for competitive advantage. Yet, it isn’t easy to know what will be relevant tomorrow at a time when everything needs to happen faster than ever before.

AI can help executives make better decisions by providing them with data-driven insights on evolving socioeconomics and cultural shifts, so they are always one step ahead of their competitors or potential partners!

I am excited about artificial intelligence because I see how much value there could be. For example, considering a positive outcome, what if companies knew who you are as soon as you enter their premises. Imagine being recognized automatically just like your cellphone does now? It would take days off our lives spent waiting around unnecessarily while also making us feel more valued.

3. AI And Machine Learning Will Shape The Future Of Executive Strategy Post-Pandemic

Executives need to be aware that transformation using AI is happening at a rapid pace.

Yeah, executives who want to stay on top should pay attention because this change in their industry can happen quickly! It is not just a matter of staying ahead. You must work hard for it and be continuously vigilant if you will survive the changes that will undoubtedly come your way, planned or not.

Think about how many companies are vying for a spot in this new frontier. It is easy to see that AI is shaping the world as we know it. Even your own company has likely invested heavily in AI research and development efforts.

AI is transformative in the world of business. It will reshape how executives manage their operations and think about strategy, as it becomes an integral part of any company’s decision-making process.

AI has been changing industries for decades now, but its impact on businesses may be more profound than ever before. In contrast, just last year, over 80% of global chief executive officers surveyed said they were concerned with job loss due to automation. Fears have since grown exponentially following recent developments like the pandemic.

Over the past few years, Facebook shut down facilities, and Google has replaced human workers at restaurants. Many believe AI creates more opportunities rather than losses. The prediction is that 3 million jobs will go unfilled over the next few years because AI can do those jobs better and faster. But actually, AI is a net job creator.

The recent trend in automation is associated with the death of jobs and an increase in unemployment rates. However, this may not be true for all industries. According to McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) research, Artificial Intelligence could create 1 million new positions every year through 2024 while eliminating up to 800 thousand others.

This type of analysis leads many people to believe that it will cause mass displacement rather than increased employment opportunities, as some economists have speculated before. For the sake of their future success, proactive businesses should invest in upskilling and reskilling employees.

Who knows the business better than existing employees? Companies can create a competitive edge for themselves that competitors cannot match! Current employees of an organization are often better placed than outsiders. They know how your business works. So, why not let those people lead at innovation?

But let us be honest with ourselves: we all know that there must be some downside to this technology, right? Providentially for us humans (although still not acknowledging the potential negatives), artificial intelligence is bolstering our workforce by creating jobs in new fields. The idea of robots taking over has been around since the 19th century. Every time it didn’t happen, at least partly because workers have found ways to do tasks more efficiently or had created better machines themselves.

4. AI Will Be A Crucial Part Of Digital Transformation

AI can help organizations with their digital transformation. It is because it takes a lot of time and money to hire someone new and train them on your systems. All the while, these employees are not productive for you. With AI as part of this process, there is no need to spend so much effort finding people who will take an extended time to adjust before contributing anything meaningful. Instead, just plugging an Artificial intelligence system into the mix means that everything should work out perfectly from day one!

AI is essential for machine learning. It helps businesses make decisions based on past data that can provide insight into what may happen next with interactions between people or other machines. As more progress occurs within this area, we should expect even faster advancements across various industries. Including healthcare, marketing, and finance, because they all have similar needs when it comes to data processing.

AI will be an integral component in the future of technological innovation and change, as it has been for nearly every other aspect of technology over time. What is more important than when or where technology might occur is developing something better. Innovative technologies are necessary to solve some big problems facing our society today.

The power of AI is beyond question, and it will be a crucial part of digital transformation.
In the future, business success will depend on your ability to leverage intelligent technology. The data revolution has already begun. But only now are we starting to see what is possible with AI. It can help you make faster decisions that rely less on intuition or gut feeling than ever before, translating into more informed choices. Including everything from product mix to customer experience management strategies, all while reducing costs!

AI will be the driving force in transforming your company into an intelligent, efficient machine capable of performing tasks humans once had to do themselves.

5. Digital Transformation Is A Necessity For Businesses To Survive In The Post-Pandemic World

Businesses down on their game need to rethink the way they do things. If you want to be around long enough for the post-pandemic world, then it is time that digital transformation becomes a necessity for your business.

The post-pandemic world is an unforgiving one, and to drive the necessary changes that will help businesses survive for decades to come, digital transformation has become a necessity.

One of the most significant transformations required by any thriving business is embracing change at all levels within their organization in this new era of market prosperity.

Our world is changing faster than ever before. Companies that do not take advantage of digital transformation will have a hard time keeping up with the competition, and they will be left in the dust by their more progressive counterparts.

In today’s world, digitalization has become an unavoidable aspect of the business industry. Because it can provide many different benefits that ultimately help improve productivity and simplify processes throughout all departments of your company. Without proper usage of e-commerce platforms or cloud computing networks, you may be missing out on tools such as automation software. This type of software could enhance workflow efficiency by freeing up human resources to have more time available during workdays. With automation, you do not sacrifice customer service levels due to a lack of staffing resulting from employees who cannot increase their workloads at home.

Digitalization is an essential element of any successful business, and it has been made possible by the latest innovations in technology. Still, all too often, companies are hesitant or reluctant to make that leap into digital change because they are not confident with what this means on their end. How much money will be needed? Do customers want automated programs instead of paper forms? What about security issues when sending information online vs. over fax machines etc.? But these fears cannot hold back your company from evolving with consumer demands. You have no choice!

Going digital includes relying less on physical deliveries due to technological advancements in e-commerce, integrating social media marketing tools like Facebook ads and Twitter advertising, and creating mobile apps. You cannot escape those changes.

Digital transformation is coming for you, and the only way to survive its inevitable arrival is by embracing it right now. A digital overhaul of your business model is unavoidable for future success!


Digital transformation and Artificial Intelligence have many strategic advantages, including helping executives make important decisions with great accuracy.

If you are ready to move your organization into the digital age or even taking your organization to the next level by including AI in your digital initiative to create better strategic decisions, let’s talk.

We have helped our clients significantly improve their Go Digital initiatives, reduce manual processes, improve operational efficiency by 30%-50%, and double data accuracy.

Do you want to discuss starting or improving your digital initiative? Through our website, you can contact us to schedule a free consultation to discuss how we can help you review your options for more extraordinary digital results.

Charles Dents, President, Automation Strategy Consultants

Charles Dents

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