Own The Conversation - Issue #54
Featured jobs from bot-jobs.com, Conversational AI news and Events
Welcome one and all.
My goal is to use this newsletter to keep you informed and up-to-date on the latest developments in the Conversational AI field, as well as provide valuable resources and opportunities to help you advance your career in conversational AI. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, I hope you'll find this newsletter informative and useful.
First, I want to plug a session that Jim Rowe-Bot and I are doing on LinkedIn Live this week - Freelancing in Conversational AI. If you have the faintest of interests in freelancing - whether you are a freelancer or whether you are hiring for freelancers, this will be interesting for you. Register here.
Obviously, it wouldn’t be a Conversational AI newsletter in January 2023 without referring to chatGPT. Last week I ran a poll on LinkedIn asking whether my followers (about 11,500 of them) think that chatGPT was a chatbot. I think the results speak for themselves - still a long way to go in educating the masses about what is/isn’t a chatbot.
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Conversational AI Jobs
This edition is all about jobs. Jobs jobs jobs.
Firstly, let’s talk about Conversational AI jobs. Despite the news of layoffs continuing to hit our industry weekly, hiring is still happening at full pace elsewhere, so make sure that you sign up for alerts at Bot Jobs and keep up to date with the latest permanent roles in our space.
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Featured Jobs on Bot Jobs
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Bot Jobs Freelancers
Over a hundred freelancers have registered in the last 4-weeks and several ‘buyers’ of freelance services as well.
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Two new blogs are up and live on the site this week (click the image to be taken there). This week, the subject is all about preparing for and taking part in interviews:
I’ve also been featured in the Recruitment Hackers podcast, discussing how to Accelerate Candidate Experience through the use of Conversational AI
Events to Attend: February - April
Learning, networking and travelling. What could be better than doing all three when it comes to events? Also, any event listed that is preceded with (**) means that I will most likely be there.
Enterprise AI Summit
Feb 8–9, 2023
World AI Cannes Festival
Feb 9–11, 2023
AI & Machine Learning in the Enterprise
Feb 21–22, 2023
Botrepreneurs Beers & Bots - IRL Networking Event in London
Feb 23, 2023
MENA Conversational AI Summit
Mar 14-15, 2023
** European Chatbot & Conversational AI Summit
Mar 15–16, 2023
March 27–30, 2023
Project Voice Women’s Summit
April 23, 2023
** Project Voice
April 24–28 2023
I’m really excited about how this is all coming together and I think you can all agree that the new focus on careers and jobs only is showing through already.
Every week I’ll be running a quick poll on something I have been thinking about this past week, so do please give me a quick response here:
Here’s hoping you have a great week.