According to a McKinsey report from 2016, the healthcare sector had a 36% technical potential for automation. The authors of a 2019 study published in JMIR Research Protocols firmly assert that “the future health sector will undoubtedly involve automation of routine task”.
Recruitment automation streamlines the hire-to-retire process and facilitates talent acquisition. Its benefits include financial gains, visibility on the market, social status enhancement, increased job satisfaction for your recruiting staff, improved candidate experience, to name a few.
Whether you’re thinking about customer service, corporate loans, cybersecurity measures, etc., robotic process automation can bring them to completion in a third of the manual processing time, and perfectly accurate.
You are more likely to enjoy the full benefits of successful robotic process automation implementation by following a certain strategic path, with a business process design that is well suited to your goals.
Robotic process automation (RPA) is being incorporated into more and more business processes, including the roles of the C-suite. This enables more efficient work processes and creating impactful employees. The role of the CIO in particular is facing notable changes as RPA becomes more advanced and widely deployed.
According to a Deloitte Global RPA Survey from 2018, 1 out of 4 executives responsible for running transactional operations declared that increasing the level of automation is a top strategic priority. More than half the respondents have already embarked on the automation journey, and by 2020 the number is expected to reach 72%.
To err is human, but your SAP database is the last place where you can afford to err, if you only consider how much time and money you’d have to waste to rectify those errors. The good news is that by growing your SAP applications through RPA you can drastically reduce the amount of error in the back end.
The Asia Pacific region is leading this ascending automation trend, primarily because of efforts from countries like Australia, China, Japan and India to improve their port infrastructure. Automated terminals can reduce the number of port workers to half, which has a salutary effect on decreasing port inefficiencies.
The robotics quotient is a measure that helps you decide not only whether non-human coworkers can be fruitfully co-opted into attaining your financial and managerial objectives, but also what you should be doing in order to maximise the likelihood of people and robots successfully working together.
Use of robotic process automation in transportation and logistics, by putting data at the heart of logistics businesses, can streamline the workflow and thus reduce overall operating costs and greatly improve operational efficiency. According to the Institute for Robotic Process Automation and AI, RPA implementation can result in prompt cost savings of up to 50%.
As the tourism sector in Australia is set to grow, so is the increase of discerning and demanding travelers, who are expected to claim bespoke services or elevated customer service. To be able to reduce operational costs while increasing productivity, companies in the hospitality sector should embrace digital transformation technologies such as RPA.
Robotic process automation (RPA) brings benefits to the telecommunications industry because it’s supported by high frequency manual, repetitive, rules-based processes, which are critical for an appropriate service delivery. The basis of telecom is thus made up of processes which are highly eligible for automation.
Implementing robotic process automation in contact centres can provide your employees with much needed assistance, without the need for more (costly) hirings. Not only will they become more productive, but they’ll also be freed to invest time and cognitive resources in customer communication.
As you may know by now, mulling over RPA use cases is our favourite solution for holding on to the positive facts about automation, while not getting carried away by the insights drawn from a whole plethora of positive statistical data. This time, we’ll be pondering some robotic process automation use cases in retail.
All the general benefits of robotic process automation have their specific implementation in insurance. The use of software robots has led to significant reduction of processing time, sometimes even by over 70%.
Enterprise grade RPA platforms can be impractical for small and medium businesses due to budget and personnel constraints. And so ‘RPA Robots for Hire’ was born, out of the belief that the benefits of automation should be enjoyed by organisations of all sizes.
Robotic process automation is easily adaptable to a large number of industries; it is the right glove for finance, healthcare, banking, accounting and more. RPA and the utilities industry is also one of these well matched technology - industry mixes.
These eight questions should help you start automation in a positive fashion, or at least bring you one step closer to becoming part of the increasing number of innovative companies that turn to RPA in 2018.