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A.I. and its Role in the Future of Recruitment

How A.I. is shaping recruitment Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) is the next major revolution. The technology is promising to make our lives easier with everything from answering customer service questions, to working in hospitals and even making meals. A.I. will have a huge effect on your life, whether you’re aware of it or not, and its influence is likely to grow in the coming years. So what if there is a way A.I. could be used to help the hospitality industry with an increasingly difficult problem – namely recruitment, scheduling to demand and labour costs? According to Restaurants Canada’s Q1 2016 Restaurant Outlook Survey, labour costs were a significant issue for 61% of operators – second only to increased food costs. Three in ten operators were facing a shortage of skilled labour, and 20% had a shortage of unskilled labour. Add to this high turnover, difficulty recruiting due to working conditions…