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The robots are coming (resistance is futile)

There isn’t a single industry that is not touched by this.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Technology has gone into the services space. McDonald's is experimenting with an automated flipper.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Many (most? all?) industries will soon be transformed by robots.

But which ones will robotise first?

How will this process start?

What will the transformation look like?

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Pavlo Phitidis, Director and CEO at Aurik Business Incubator, for his weekly small business feature.

Listen to the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

I use an automated bookkeeping system.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Financial advisors are under threat.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

We have among the highest banking costs in the world.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

Bitcoin is not going away. And it’s creating a huge amount of anxiety.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

You get automated lawnmowers now.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

The future of medicine is going to lay heavily on automation and robotisation.

Pavlo Phitids, Aurik Business Accelerator

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