ChatGPT’s Future, In Its Own Words

Michael Faber
Geek Culture
Published in
4 min readDec 2, 2022


I asked ChatGPT some questions about its role in the future of work.

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me: What role will you play in the future of work?

ChatGPT: As a language model, my primary role will continue to be assisting with language-related tasks. This could include answering questions, generating text, and translating languages. I may also be able to assist with other tasks that involve processing large amounts of data and making predictions or recommendations based on that data. However, it is difficult to predict exactly what role I will play in the future of work, as it will depend on the specific needs and developments in the field of artificial intelligence.

me: A concern of many people is that you might make some work and some jobs obsolete.

ChatGPT: It is true that the development of artificial intelligence, including language models like myself, has the potential to automate certain tasks and make some jobs obsolete. However, it is important to note that the goal of AI is not to replace human workers, but to assist them and make their jobs easier and more efficient. In many cases, AI can be used to perform tedious or repetitive tasks, freeing up human workers to focus on more complex and creative work. It is also worth considering that the development of AI can also create new job opportunities in fields such as machine…