When it comes to launching a process automation strategy, the first step is often the hardest one to take. Today’s customers are moving faster than ever before. They expect faster responses, want to make faster decisions, and want products at their doorsteps or implemented into their organizations faster than ever before. Because of this, it’s imperative that companies embrace automation where they can.
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We love us some Microsoft Dynamics GP. Many of our customers have found tremendous success with this ERP solution and have used it to better manage their financial information.
Your accounting and finance department is probably used to the daily grind of collecting, processing and filing invoices and other financial documents. And we have serious respect for all that accounting and finance employees do on a daily basis. Because of that, we are constantly looking for ways to help you do your job more efficiently and accurately.
In Part 1, we listed the most common challenges we hear from prospects when it comes to managing paper and financial processes. When we hear about the challenges that prospects are facing, our goal is to demonstrate how paperless automation can solve them. Read on to learn how MetaViewer Paperless Automation combats the problems that today’s businesses are facing when they’re burdened with paper.
“What’s the problem?” is often part of every day conversations. At the doctor, in your manager’s office, when your kids come to you crying. We ask (or get asked) “What’s the problem?” so that a solution can be discovered.
For many organizations, robotic process automation (RPA) is the driver of digital transformation. According to research from Deloitte that was conducted in 2017, 53 percent of organizations are already using RPA, and this number is expected to increase to 72 percent in 2020. Additionally, business research institute APQC found that RPA was the “nucleus” of 69 percent of digital strategies. They also found that the number of RPA projects per organization nearly doubled from 2017 to 2018 (8.6 in 2017 to 14.9 in 2018).
You’ve automated accounts payable, and you may have even automated accounts receivable. But did you know that one of the departments that can benefit most from automation is human resources? Few departments process as much paper as human resources. Additionally, few departments process as much sensitive information as human resources. Because of this, it’s important that it is both efficiently managed, and securely stored.
Tech buzzwords are everywhere. From scholarly articles to Twitter, as technology continues to advance, the vocab continues to evolve and overlap. Digital transformation, machine learning, artificial intelligence, robotic process automation, business process automation… are all of these terms really different? Or are they just different versions of the same thing?
Sometimes it feels like we’re at the pinnacle of technology. We have the ability to connect with people around the world, have products and services delivered to our door, automate processes and procedures so that we don’t even need to touch them. How much more could technology possibly advance?!