Continuous improvement for existing automated processes

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Continuous improvement for existing automated processes

You’ve done the work to prepare and implement your process so you’re good to go and can let them run for the foreseeable future, right? Not so fast!  Processes benefit from continuous improvement to ensure they keep adding value to your organization.  But what needs to be changed,

By Andrew Thiermann · 3 min read

Effective change management for process automation

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Effective change management for process automation

Change management is a critical component that can ensure a process’ success or its failure when implemented.  Using a structured approach to transition the current state of things to a desired future you can minimize the possibility for negative outcomes and increase positive results.   Through change management you can reduce

By Andrew Thiermann · 3 min read

4 key steps to designing workflows for automation

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4 key steps to designing workflows for automation

Note: For the purposes of this article we’re going to assume you’re the process owner or that you have organizational approval to start digging into processes.Correctly mapping your process ensures that it will meet your defined goals.  In an earlier blog we covered what to consider before

By Andrew Thiermann · 2 min read

Things to consider when designing automated tasks and processes

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Things to consider when designing automated tasks and processes

What to consider when thinking about a process:What is process?  On the surface the question is very straightforward: A process is a series of tasks, performed in order to reach a defined goal.  That goal can be reached in a variety of ways and increasingly can be improved upon

By Andrew Thiermann · 2 min read

Introducing the Catalytic Process Automation Certification Program

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Introducing the Catalytic Process Automation Certification Program

45% of work processes could be automated using existing technology, yet only 17% of global executives are ready to implement bots and AI into their workplace.[1] The disparity between those two statistics is a reminder that finding the time and skills to implement automation is hard.  From identifying the

By Sophie Thompson · 2 min read

How Catalytic met its compliance goals

Compliance

How Catalytic met its compliance goals

Learn how the Catalytic team met our compliance goals without slowing down innovation!When we started our compliance journey, we knew we wanted to meet our compliance goals in a way that improved our ability to innovate rapidly rather than slowed it down. We learned a lot along the way,

By Catalytic · 1 min read

How to implement AI in 3 easy steps

AI

How to implement AI in 3 easy steps

On a daily basis, we read about the upsurge in artificial intelligence (AI) taking on more complex tasks in the workplace. But for many employees, AI hasn’t emerged to affect their day-to-day lives at work, and they continue to spend hours every week on activities that could be augmented

By Jeff Grisenthwaite · 4 min read

How to define your automation goals for process improvement

Strategy

How to define your automation goals for process improvement

Defining the goal. This is, without a doubt, the most important place to start when wanting to create, implement and execute on process automation and improvement. Lack of a clear goal will lead to inefficiency and confusion. Individuals can have varied perspectives about what is trying to be achieved and