AI investment is growing, and so are the career opportunities
- Money is pouring into artificial intelligence — which means more jobs in the space.
- Companies across industries have ramped up their efforts to hire workers who know how to use AI.
- This article is part of the "5 Trends to Bet Your Career On" series.
Artificial intelligence may have experienced the rapid escalation that characterizes a bubble — but there are no signs that it's going to burst.
Within two months of OpenAI launching its AI chatbot ChatGPT last November, it surpassed 100 million monthly users. Ever since, money has been pouring into the space.
Major tech companies like Microsoft, Amazon, and Google have invested billions in deals with AI companies like OpenAI and Anthropic, while venture capital firms have placed eight-figure bets on AI startups. And companies from consulting firms to graphic design platforms are putting resources into internal artificial intelligence strategies.