Digital technology offers businesses all the tools they need to succeed. While this is usually all too evident in the customer-facing side of companies, business process automation serves as solution to the behind-the-scenes processes.
Streamlining internal workflow can lead to faster and improved production at a lower cost – increasing your business’ productivity and boosting your bottom line.
By automating activities and services through the use of digital tools, you work smarter, not harder; growing the reach of your company whether you’re in manufacturing, retail, supply chain or benefitting by improved financial processes.
While there are no hard and fast figures available for the local market, recent surveys in the US supports this statement. From 2012 to 2014, 69% of companies significantly increased their use of business process automation and 88% of large firms employed the use of business process automation strategies in most if not all areas of their business.
While technology still carries a bit of a fear factor for those of us who grew up without smart phones – or any mobile phones – for that matter, business process automation is easy to install and implement. As difficult as it was to swop faxes for email, no one can deny the resulting vast improvement in convenience and usability.