Boost your digitalization: modularize processes

Automation is central for companies that are digitalizing, and new technologies, including natural language processing and image recognition as well as robotic process automation, allow us to automate processes that were impossible or prohibitively expensive to automate earlier. Although I’m a strong proponent of automating everything repetitive, there’s a “dirty little secret” around automation that … Read more

Boost your digitalization: find the pains

As I walk around in numerous companies, one of the things that never ceases to amaze me is the number of people living out their lives in pretty poor jobs. Repetitive jobs, where they have lots of responsibility but little authority and where company processes, guidelines and rules dictate the way the work is to … Read more

Boost your digitalization: automation dimension

As humans, we tend to avoid situations where we experience pain or discomfort. Consequently, many organizations tend to decrease the frequency at which ‘hard’ things are done. And rather than fixing the root causes of the pain and discomfort, often there’s a desire to increase the amount of formalized process around the action that needs … Read more