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Strategic Automation Design

Strategic Automation Design

Key Process Design Considerations To Get The Most Out Of Your Digital Workforce In this post, I’d like to review a few tips to consider when designing a business process to be executed by RPA Bots, in conjunction with other Intelligent Automation technologies. ...

Automation in Times of Crisis: A Brief Story of Impact

Automation in Times of Crisis: A Brief Story of Impact

In 2019, automating inventory management processes for a medical supply manufacturer and distributor was seen as an easy win. Decreased processing time and increased fill rate made these projects successful from the jump. In 2020, these same processes don’t just help...

Reusable Code in RPA: Benefits & Design

Reusable Code in RPA: Benefits & Design

At Ashling Partners, we are constantly looking for ways to better reuse our previously created scripts. After all, why should we start developing from scratch when there’s a similar process already scripted? In theory this should be a simple exercise; locate the...

Hyperautomation in Higher Education

Hyperautomation in Higher Education

Introduction Higher education institutions across the globe are facing unique challenges as we move into a new decade. University leadership increasingly finds itself facing two seemingly contradictory forces: pressure to continuously increase the value provided to...

How Robotic Process Automation can improve job satisfaction

How Robotic Process Automation can improve job satisfaction

When I owned a services company, my bookkeeper would cringe when it came time to process and reconcile credit card transactions each month. The process required inputting line item details of every transaction to be processed for payment.  Even with a small...

Ashling Partners celebrates milestone with Forbes Business Councils

Ashling Partners celebrates milestone with Forbes Business Councils

Forbes Business Councils Is an Invitation-Only Community for Executives Leading Their Industry [Chicago, IL, February 6, 2020] — Donald Sweeney, Co-Founder & CEO of Ashling Partners, is celebrating a one-year anniversary as a member of the Forbes Business...

From Public Accountant to RPA Developer

From Public Accountant to RPA Developer

              I remember when I first heard about RPA in the most basic sense.  I was working at a large accounting firm, and we had a client for which we needed to pull many invoices for.  An associate in another office...

Automating Processes in Excel: Part 3 Publishing for Collaboration

Automating Processes in Excel: Part 3 Publishing for Collaboration

This is part 3 of a series focusing on using RPA to automate processes in Excel – we’re covering everything from when and why to use RPA, to details around how to most effectively design the solutions and get the most bang for your buck. Part 1:  Why RPA is not...

Why ABBYY is an important component to Intelligent Process Automation

Why ABBYY is an important component to Intelligent Process Automation

Recently, we participated in the annual Content IQ Conference from ABBYY. The conference helped illustrate the need for extending the value of “traditional RPA”. ABBYY Content IQ is a class of enabling technologies that help digital workforces understand and create...

Moving Forward in Las Vegas: 6 Key Observations from UiPath Forward III

Moving Forward in Las Vegas: 6 Key Observations from UiPath Forward III

Disclaimer:  The following content is solely the observations and opinion of the author.  Ashling Partners is a UiPath partner. The UiPath Forward III conference was in Las Vegas last week, and it is hard to imagine that the largest gathering of RPA practitioners can...