How Emerging Technologies like RPA and AI will Profoundly Impact the Future of Work
5/23/19 2:53 PM
Look around: We are in the midst of a Fourth Industrial Revolution, and it’s redefining traditional ways of doing business. Emerging automation technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), Robotics Process Automation (RPA), and cognitive computing are creating a seismic shift in the way humans work.
Over the last 5 years, the role of the Chief Financial Officer has drastically changed as have the expectations and demands from stakeholders and CEOs. Bookkeeping and financial reporting have become a given as far as outputs from a Finance Organization. In 2019, CFOs are increasingly tasked with providing consumer insights and using financial data to propose actionable strategies for cost-cutting and growth-enablement. Clearly this is not your traditional CFO that we all have come to think of.
Key Learnings from Auxis' 2018 State of RPA Report
11/8/18 3:42 PM
As most of our readers are aware by now, during the past three years Robotics Process Automation (RPA) has emerged as one of the leading technologies in the market for organizations of all industries and sizes.
5 Lessons Learned from Implementing and Operating RPA
6/15/18 4:36 PM
Implementing RPA solutions has allowed many organizations to see some very powerful results. In this blog, I will highlight some of the key “lessons learned” from implementing and operating RPA solutions. They are based on our experience in working with both our internal operations as well as with external clients.
Attend Costa Rica’s Top 2018 Shared Services LatAm Conference
6/14/18 4:46 PM
Now in its sixth year, The Shared Services Latin America Forumis one of the few conferences out there focusing specifically on the latest trends in the Shared Services & Outsourcing industry in Latin America. The event is organized byCamSCAT,a highly recognized private and non-profit organization that represents companies in the services sector located in Costa Rica (the #1 Nearshore Destination) and the Latin America region.
“Getting Beyond the Hype – Part 2”: Key First Steps for RPA Success
4/25/18 8:39 AM
In a recent blog post, I discussed the “hype and noise” around RPA, and shared my thoughts that, while RPA is clearly something that is coming to your back office operations, it is still somewhat of a work in progress, and that many organizations are trying to figure out how to get started on their RPA journeys.
5 Common Objections to RPA and How to Overcome Them
4/5/18 3:19 PM
While Robotics Process Automation (RPA) continues to grow across many industries, many decision makers still haven’t been convinced of the strategic benefits that automation can bring to the enterprise. Misgivings about RPA can emerge from any part of a company.
Combine Attended and Unattended Robots to Help Customers and Retain Employees
1/15/18 3:04 PM
Recent developments in Robotic Process Automation (RPA) look a lot like the development of self-driving cars―as seen in the rear-view mirror. RPA has historically involved business process automation with little or no human intervention (unattended) while fully autonomous vehicles are
Robotics Process Automation: 5 Lessons Learned on How to Get Started
12/5/17 3:34 PM
I suspect that a high percentage of people reading this article are already familiar with the basics of Robotics Process Automation (RPA), and the significant cost savings and efficiencies that RPA can bring to your organization by automating high volume, transactional processes in multiple functions including Finance, HR and IT.
It's official, Robotics Process Automation (RPA) has survived the hype cycle and is now one of the leading disruptive technologies of 2017. In other words, RPA is not just a thing of the future, it's a proven technology and already up and running in many organizations. There is a good reason for this. Today, organizations are under pressure to digitize and innovate faster than ever, and automation is one of the key ways to achieve this. To put the market potential into perspective, earlier this year McKinsey released a report stating that 51% of total employment in the US can be automated, while Gartner predicted that the RPA software market would grow 40% year-over-year through 2020.
New Business Technologies (RPA! Cloud Solutions! EIPP! Automated Closing!) The Future is Here? Not so Fast…
9/21/16 1:56 PM
It seems like you can’t log into the Internet without being bombarded with proclamations about new business technologies solutions that are streamlining and improving back office processing across the globe. Apparently, Skynet isn’t only planning the destruction of mankind; it’s also processing and paying your invoices.