If you’ve been reading my previous posts, you might be thinking: what about the things that we hear so much about these days when we go to conferences or read business blogs? The media is full of stories about Big Data, data analytics, data visualization, dashboards and more recently AI. Surely, they will have solved these problems?
In an office somewhere in the world…
Data Scientist: Yo accountant dude! Why do you spend so long producing your budget and forecast numbers?
Accountant: It’s how we performance manage the business.
DS: But dude, your work is always wrong, it’s always out… I mean, unless you have a crystal ball, you can’t get it right, right?
Automation of decision making through the implementation of RPA, task automation robots, advanced analytics and artificial intelligence is becoming the defacto direction for accountants, controllers and CFOs, but what does working with a Bot squad mean for you and your team?
We learn from Aico’s CTO Marko Maunula, who explains nine trending cornerstones of this brave new robot/human world.
And Marko, I love the Little Britain quote! A rare treat for me.