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The Real Story – How Many Bots Today? In One Year?

Introduction One way to cut through the excitement and get clarity on what results are real and what is hype is to consider a very simple measure – the number of bots that have been fully implemented.  While a company … Continue reading

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Creating a Business Case for Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Introduction Excitement about potential savings might be enough to get funding for a small RPA pilot; however, when an implementation requires licensing for Bots plus consulting fees for project assistance, the costs can quickly become significant. Knowing that a small … Continue reading

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Case Study: Our Intelligent Automation Journey

Introduction In a world full of misinformation and hype, where the latest breakthrough that shows promise receives all the attention from conference providers and consultants, many are beginning to recognize that the benefits to Intelligent Automation are actually tangible and … Continue reading

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RPA/AI Project Leadership – Working with IT and External Partners

Introduction Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions hold promise to completely change how work gets done across the enterprise, with a significant impact on Shared Service work processes.  Instead of building custom technology solutions, RPA/AI allows companies … Continue reading

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RPA/AI – 2017 Status and 2018 Objectives for Shared Services

Introduction Most will agree that knowing the actual details for how your peers are designing work processes and implementing new technologies will provide the clearest road map for a successful implementation.  By developing an accurate perspective on what is possible, … Continue reading

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Implementing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in Accounts Payable

Introduction Recent Peeriosity research shows that 75% of our member companies have either approved the implementation of Robotic Process Automation in Shared Services or are currently evaluating doing so.  One of the major process areas that lends itself particularly well … Continue reading

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Partnering with IT to Set RPA/AI Priorities and Improve Outcomes

Introduction Is your IT Group helping or “getting in the way” when it comes to considering, and then exploiting, new technologies that can be implemented with little or no involvement or help from IT?  If your pilot shows promise, how … Continue reading

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Using Winshuttle to Optimize SAP in Shared Services

Introduction As companies look to leverage new innovative technologies, there are a wide range of options available, from Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence applications to specialized software that automates one part of a labor-intensive process.  One such specialized … Continue reading

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Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for the Month-End Close

Introduction The impact of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) tools on Shared Services is rapidly increasing across many labor-intensive work processes where repetitive steps are required to access multiple systems to collect information by following defined and repeatable work steps to … Continue reading

Posted in General Accounting, Intelligent Automation

A Case Study in Using RPA and AI in Accounts Receivable

As Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) quickly become part of the nomenclature for Shared Services, almost every conference topic or vendor pitch includes mention of the terms.  While the world is exploding with excitement, the reality of … Continue reading

Posted in Accounts Receivable, Intelligent Automation