Tag: RPA

#BQs – Can you answer these five automation strategy questions?

Let’s cut through the hype, and demystify the technology led narrative on automation… Let’s question what you can do to get a better grasp on how to apply these ‘hype’ tools to your finance operations to make a business impact (no IT chat required).

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#BQs – Which data skills do Finance need today?

Written by Christopher Argent, Generation CFO Founder

There is a data skills gap in Finance teams today, as CFOs are scratching their heads how to fill this gap while delivering the ever-widening demands from the business.

In a time-poor world, we need to get smart and focused.  The above 2×2 matrix is taken from a much-debated article in the Harvard Business Review that gives us a method to move forward.

It presents an analysis of what we should be learning and planning to learn, and what should ditch (ignore or browse). Continue reading “#BQs – Which data skills do Finance need today?”

#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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