Many hear the word automation and immediately think of downsizing or workplaces devoid of employees (at least human).
Fact is automation in most instances is meant to empower businesses and their employees by reducing time-consuming, mundane tasks, allowing them to concentrate instead on true innovation that better solves problems and serves their customers, while increasing the bottom line.
This is especially true for small businesses. In a recent Forbes article, “How Automation Will Trigger A Small-Business Renaissance,” author Cory Capoccia states, “The true impact of automation is simple, subtle and often surprising when compared to the narratives that get the most attention.” She goes on to argue the point that small business may experience a renaissance due to automation.
We agree completely and suggest you give the article a read.