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The Tech Humanist Show is a multi-media-format show often featuring a special guest and exploring topics like digital culture, data privacy, automation, human interfaces, artificial intelligence, and more. It's "everything about data and technology that shapes the human experience."

The Tech Humanist Show Kate O'Neill

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

The Tech Humanist Show is a multi-media-format show often featuring a special guest and exploring topics like digital culture, data privacy, automation, human interfaces, artificial intelligence, and more. It's "everything about data and technology that shapes the human experience."

    Reducing Algorithmic Bias, Harm, and Oppression

    Reducing Algorithmic Bias, Harm, and Oppression

    Everyone who interacts with technology in any way is either affected by or directly affecting algorithmic bias on a daily basis, and most of it is invisible to us. That’s what I’m talking about today: algorithmic bias, where it comes from, how it affects you and your business, and how we can use strategic big-picture thinking to mitigate and erase the harm it causes.

    • 28 min
    Humanity in (Supply) Chains

    Humanity in (Supply) Chains

    'Supply Chain' has become a household term. With its growing popularity, it's time to address something missing from that language: the humans who make it run.

    • 23 min
    Why Human Experience? (vs Customer, Consumer, User, etc)

    Why Human Experience? (vs Customer, Consumer, User, etc)

    This week, we’re exploring why it behooves businesses and business leaders to look at their users, consumers, customers, etc., as humans first. Slightly shifting perspective to consider the humanity behind purchasing decisions can lead to greater loyalty, more frequent use, and genuinely happier users, all of which add up to more business success and better […]

    • 32 min
    Does the Future of Work Mean More Agency for Workers?

    Does the Future of Work Mean More Agency for Workers?

    This week, we look at a few of the macro trends shaping both the labor market today and the future of work — such as the Great Resignation and collective bargaining — and examine how tech-driven business has both brought them about and potentially given workers more freedom and leverage.

    • 33 min
    How Tech and Social Media Impact Our Mental Health

    How Tech and Social Media Impact Our Mental Health

    Hello humans! Today we look at a global crisis that’s affecting us all on a near-daily basis—the Global Mental Health Crisis.

    • 29 min
    How Tech Harms – and Can Help Heal – the Climate

    How Tech Harms – and Can Help Heal – the Climate

    By almost any reckoning, the climate emergency is the most urgent and existential challenge facing humanity for the foreseeable future. All of the other issues we face pale in comparison to the need to arrest and reverse carbon emissions, reduce global average temperatures, and begin the work of rebuilding sustainable models for all of us to be able to live and work on this planet. Not only do I have hope, but many of the climate experts I have read and spoken with are hopeful as well.

    • 45 min

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I love this show!! Sometimes it’s hard to be optimistic about the future but a little bit of Kate O’Neill’s enthusiastic hopefulness makes it a lot easier. Thank you for this podcast!!!

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