IBM is automating employee performance analysis with Watson AI

Roland Moore-Colyer
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Ironically, Watson could replace the HR department

IBM has taught its Watson artificial intelligence (AI) to analyse how employees are performing - before they start working. According to a report by Bloomberg, Watson Analytics gathers data base...

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