Doing digital, data-driven business is a nearly universal goal. Ninety-five percent of U.S. companies we surveyed* in October were in some stage of digital transformation and intentional progress toward a data-driven enterprise.
There are reasons this might keep executives, policymakers, or workers up at night. Digital platform competition is a domain where the big tend to get bigger. Artificial intelligence (AI) is on pace to affect millions of jobs: it’s humane to be mindful of the over-under between “enhance or create” versus “replace.” Research has documented increasing risks from falling behind.