05 Apr Four Technology Trends to Expect in 2021
2020 brought on many changes to our world- many of those affecting our work lives. With the rise and integration of technology in virtually every industry sector, we’ve explored the technology trends that you’ll likely continue to see in business. Read on to learn more!
The rise of Artificial Intelligence in business. According to an article in in Fast Company, “By the time we hit 2022, AI will finally have entered the mainstream. The pandemic introduced countless new digital touch points for B2C and B2B companies alike, which means there’s more data than ever before. Businesses and consumers will have more of an understanding of what AI can do.” AI will be integrated into most channels of business as we continue to make our workdays more efficient and adaptable to the ever-changing needs of today’s world.
Virtual Healthcare. As 2020 showed us that we can do most everything virtually- including our healthcare, we will continue to see technology effect the future of healthcare. Virtual appointments will be the new normal for routine checkups and new apps are rapidly popping up for appointments with other telehealth care providers such as therapists.
Contactless Delivery. The pandemic brought a drastic shift in how we received our goods. From an expedited uptick in the amount of grocery deliveries placed to the continual boom of online shopping- consumers will rely on technology to safely and efficiently deliver their everyday products and goods.
Virtual Reality will continue to rise. Augmented virtual reality have grown significantly in the past year. These immersive technologies are now part of everyday life, from the entertainment industry to business. With the arrival of Covid-19, this technology has been adopted into normal business practices as businesses turned to the remote work model, with communication and collaboration utilizing AR and VR.