Tag: Robotics

#BQs – Are suppliers more or less important than customers?

Back in 1928, the John Lewis Partnership Founder John Spedan Lewis wrote, “The Partnership’s relationships with its suppliers must be based, as with its customers, on honesty, fairness, courtesy and promptness.”

Today JLP is held up as the business example of how to treat employee’s, customer and suppliers alike.  But more than likely the centre of your attention is your customer and their relations and you’ll do anything to please them.

But what about your suppliers?

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#BQs – I keep hearing RPA won’t cut it, so what “automation” must do’s come first?

The debate on process automation and “robot armies” are beginning to flood 21th-century workplaces and tech-savvy Enterprise, but does this extra muscle come with a whiff of science fiction.

Let’s look at the fact.

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#BQs – What does a robot future look like? We look at the trends and impact of tomorrow’s robot on you.

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.

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