Data Mined From Social Media can Match an Individual to an Ideal Profession

in #ftin3 years ago (edited)

Topic: AI

Title: Data Mined From Social Media can Match an Individual to an Ideal Profession

Who/What: A group of researchers has been exploring the possibility of using an individual's social digital footprint to match them to their ideal profession.
When/Why/how: In this particular research, they focus on an individual's traits and values. Traits that include factors like agreeableness, emotional stability, openness, etc., while values like tradition, helping others, achieving success, etc. (Schwartz's 'basic values')
More …: Working for a good income is beneficial to anyone looking for a vocation, but more importantly, working while doing what you enjoy is more fulfilling.

Methodology: Online research and use of a tumbled pyramid in the article.

Sources:

https://www.pnas.org/content/116/52/26459
https://www.pnas.org/content/pnas/116/52/26459.full.pdf

Existing info:

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Wordcount: 200-300

Qualification statement: This is important in the wake of incidents of breach of privacy by some big tech companies.

Time: Appx 24 hours

Budget: 350TECH

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This one's interesting and important, though from Nov 2019, so not ideal. If one could beef it up with more up-to-date data, actual examples if any, it could work.