Know When To Automate – Friday Distraction

We all don’t have to be early adopters. We do need to know when it’s time to jump on the bandwagon.

It reminds me of this conversation I keep having with myself about cloud computing. Now that the latest version of Office 365 has launched, I’m thinking…it’s time to take the plunge. I’m a little nervous. What if my data gets messed up? But I can’t let that hold me back. Because I know that at some point, my current system will start to impact my productivity and it will cost my business more.

Check out today’s cartoon from our friends at Kronos. I remember managers who would keep track of employee schedules in their head. Then it became a piece of paper. But we don’t have to do that anymore. Everything can be managed online and/or with your tablet. Sweet!

schedule, employee schedules, cloud, cloud computing, data, automate, Kronos, Time Well Spent

When was the last time you took a look at your manual processes and asked “I wonder if we can automate this?”