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Practical AI for Business

Welcome to a new episode of our podcast, where we're thrilled to have Declan Foster, the founder of Martello Change Consulting, as our esteemed guest.

Martello Change Consulting has carved a niche in the realm of change management, transformation, and project delivery, offering expert insights and services.

In our insightful conversation, Declan sheds light on the reality of Artificial Intelligence amidst the current hype and hysteria. He offers practical advice on how business owners can leverage these technologies to enhance both the efficacy and efficiency of their operations.

With his unique perspective, Declan brings much-needed clarity to this complex and often intimidating topic, aiming to boost performance and benefit owners, managers, employees, and customers alike.

Tune in as we unravel the intricacies of AI in the business world with Declan Foster.


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