Myth busting: Three big misconceptions around automations in business

Date: 20/10/2020
Author: Dan Holgate
Company: Agile Automations

Ok, so you may have come across the terms 'automation' or 'RPA' in business before and wondered what the heck it's all about.

Or maybe you know the basics but are unsure of how it could fit into your organisation.

Firstly off, forget all your preconceptions and simply ask yourself this - how much manpower are we using for repetitive tasks like spreadsheet data entry, reading pdfs, sending emails to customers, and merging data between systems?

What if I told you all this can be done in seconds with 100% accuracy by introducing the right technology.

As chief technology officer for a Manchester-based tech firm, I would like to demonstrate how automations work and also bust a few common myths along the way.

My background is in FinTech with 10 years' experience of software development, including at RBS, before I co-founded Agile Automations.

I now lead our growing development team on all things Robotic Process Automation (RPA), as well as working with a multi-national bank on automating their business processes.

So, what are the most common misconceptions I hear around RPA...

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