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In this episode of MSP Dispatch we touch on the recent tech layoffs explained by Stanford, CNET’s article-writing AI is already publishing very dumb errors and the 6 questions that people with high emotional intelligence ask themselves to be calm, balanced, and centered.

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0:00 Teaser

0:47 Intro Banter

3:48 Tech Layoffs Explained by Stanford

9:18 CNET’s Article-Writing AI Is Already Publishing Very Dumb Errors

14:48 People With High Emotional Intelligence Ask Themselves These 6 Questions to Be Calm, Balanced, and Centered

19:50 Notable Mentions

22:52 Feedback

23:32 Community Events

25:32 Sign-off

27:13 Outtakes