What exactly is RPA?

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Robotic Processing Automation (RPA) is one of the latest emerging technologies in the Business Process Automation (BPA) landscape and currently has a lot of hype surrounding it.  While some are heralding it as the future of BPA, out in the marketplace there is still a lot of uncertainty around what exactly it is.  Businesses are […]

The Neglected Purchase Order

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Accounts Payable (AP) is often the first initiative when it comes to Business Process Automation projects, and it’s easy to understand why.  AP directly effects how much money leaves an organisation, it’s a business process typically fraught with manual steps, and it’s a process that crosses almost every industry so vendors tend to focus on […]

Where should you put the documents?

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Most organisations have line of business application for the various elements of their core activities. Whether it’s a Finance System, a CRM, a Patient Records Platform, a Student Management System, a Logistics ERP, an HR Management application, or a Contract Management database; at the heart of every organisation is a collection of information, almost always […]

Bringing order to document chaos

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It’s no secret that organisations are shifting away from paper-based records and by all accounts the amount of electronic documentation being created and retained is growing.  Where once documents were printed only to be boxed in an archiving carton and shipped off to storage, now you have documents being saved into any spare MB of […]

How much does it cost to process an invoice…?

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It’s an interesting question and one that many business leaders don’t take the time to ask. Many businesses take the approach that the cost of an invoice is the value of the figure on the bottom of the last page. Unfortunately that is just the amount that comes out of your bank account, it is […]