Document imaging, data capture and other solutions are radically transforming the way AP departments work with their traditionally most common medium, paper. For AP staff and management, a common reaction to all of this automation is fear. Fear of change. Fear that their skills or jobs will no longer be necessary.
However, with change comes opportunity. Instead of making AP a smaller and less-vital function, these automation technologies have made AP more important and more strategic to an organization than ever before.
This report explores how automation technologies have changed the role of AP departments, allowing staff to thrive in their roles.