Productivity Now

Insight at the intersection of automation, productivity, and technology.

Unleashing Shared Services Productivity


At the North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week in Orlando, EnableSoft’s Foxtrot RPA team joined approximately 1,000 high-energy and optimistic attendees to discuss best practices and the latest trends in the shared services space. Organization reps from a range of different industries, including financial services, retail, utilities, restaurants and more, enjoyed the expert presentations […]

April 4th, 2017|Shared Services|

Growing Pains vs. Gains: Two Ways to Handle Bank Data Conversions

Digital technologies threaten to disrupt the banking industry, forcing financial institutions to adapt or replace legacy systems at an uncomfortable pace. But, it isn’t the technology transformation alone that poses a risk. These changes require data conversions that are too often time-consuming and error-prone processes.  Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software programs may be the key to […]

March 28th, 2017|Financial Institutions, Healthcare|

Robotic Process Automation: The Swiss Army Knife for Business Operations

RPA- Swiss- army-knife

The Swiss Army knife epitomizes multi-purpose utility, all contained in a very handy carrying case. In many ways, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is the Swiss Army knife of data operations, capable of very quickly and economically carrying a financial institution, healthcare organization or other company to new operational heights.

RPA software, which mimics […]

March 21st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

How to Pick the Right Tasks for RPA Software


The global Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software market is expected to reach $8.75 billion by 2024, according to Grand View Research. And Gartner, Inc. estimates that there are 2,000-2,500 companies now using RPA software. With the growth in interest mounting, how do companies decide which tasks to automate that would bring the greatest efficiency?

Task […]

March 14th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

The Move from Labor-Driven Operations to Automation with RPA

Virtual Workers, Real Results

In a recent Gartner presentation “Robotic Process Automation: From Hype to Reality,” Frances Karamouzis, a VP Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, Inc., indicated that Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software is causing a workplace transformation in the services and sourcing industry.

1) Labor often accounts for more than 70 percent of business costs. Whether by […]

March 8th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

Gartner’s View on Intelligent Automation: RPA is First, Fast and Fruitful


In their recent webinar, “Robotic Process Automation: From Hype to Reality,” Frances Karamouzis, VP Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, Inc., highlighted Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software or intelligent automation services for representing the most tectonic shift that has been seen lately. The focus of the webinar:

  • RPA software’s place in the landscape of automation
  • Time and […]
February 28th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

Disruption in Bank Operations: Bitcoin & Blockchain Technology

We’ve talked about disruptions in this space before — credit or debit card breaches that can affect millions of customers and natural disasters that can cost businesses millions of dollars. However, there are also innovations, such as the digital currency Bitcoin and its blockchain technology, that disrupt an existing market or industry. This can […]

February 21st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

New Foxtrot RPA Improves Industry-Leading Data Operations Solution

EnableSoft is pleased to announce big news for banks, healthcare organizations and other users of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software: the release of the new Foxtrot RPA version 12!

A news reporter always targets the who, what, when, where and how of a story, but often struggles with the why part. Operations executives, managers and […]

February 14th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation, Uncategorized|

“Get the Small Stuff Done” So Your Community Bank Can Think Big

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It’s the small endeavors that build relationships, like everyday customer service and community outreach efforts. These initiatives lead to big outcomes, such as when customers need an auto loan or need help when sending their children off to college.

The customer care and service component is integral to banking at the community level. People […]

February 7th, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|

Robotic Process Automation Software: Removing Closed Accounts to Save Banks Money

As the saying goes, “you get what you pay for,” but in the banking industry that can mean paying for closed accounts in mobile banking or other platforms. Typically, third-party vendors charge on a per-account basis, which means that closed accounts that aren’t purged can cost a bank money.

Whether attrition or transition, banks may have closed accounts […]

January 31st, 2017|Robotic Process Automation|