Why is an automation governance board so important? Can’t teams just manage automations individually? Doesn’t oversight mean more bureaucratic red tape?
If your organization has only automated a small handful of processes, then it’s possible that you don’t need an automation governance board (or Center of Excellence). However, if you want to grow your automation program at scale, then governance is essential for the future success of automation at your organization.
In our presentation at SSON's Intelligent Automation World Series 2019, Strategic Automation: Establishing Governance and Avoiding Cultural Roadblocks , we explored how governance boards and change management strategies can help keep automation programs from stalling by minimizing automation anxiety and navigating other cultural roadblocks at organizations.
For more on establishing governance within your organization, watch Automation Airwaves Episode 3:Governance
For more on avoiding cultural roadblocks along your automation journey, watch Automation Airwaves Episode 4:Automation Anxiety and Cultural Road Blocks