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CIPA Research Fellowship Program

October 22, 2021

Nichols College Center for Intelligent Process Automation (CIPA) welcomes applications for visiting research fellowships. The duration of the appointment varies from a semester to three years. During this time, visiting research fellows work with existing faculty and on their research projects collaboratively with the CIPA.

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Analyzing the Development Lifecycle of Effective RPAs

October 5, 2021

Through the summer of 2021, the Center for Intelligent Process Automation worked to develop a consistent methodology for conducting process analysis when developing use cases for automation.

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Competition Yields Innovation for the Hospitality Industry

October 5, 2021

Students competing for cash prizes developed a variety of unique solutions using RPA to aid the hospitality industry during pandemic.

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What Does a Bot Actually Do?

October 5, 2021

What does a bot actually do? Get a peek inside the specialized knowledge, skills, and career opportunities that our students have available to them.

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Why Should Students Get Involved in RPA Early?

October 5, 2021

The future of work is automated and electronic. RPA is a valuable skill that will open up global remote work opportunities and revolutionize the way young people approach traditional business processes.

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Will RPA Eliminate Jobs?

October 5, 2021

What are the economic implications of RPA as a business process tool? Is RPA going to eliminate jobs, or improve them?

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Reducing Wait Time To Improve Job Satisfaction: A College Acceptance Use Case

October 5, 2021

Process automation easily removed a 15-minute waiting period and significant opportunities for user error, improving job satisfaction and freeing admissions counselors to collaborate on an improved customer experience.

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It’s In The Mail: An Accounts Receivable Proof of Concept

October 5, 2021

Automations can easily notify customers when their bills are coming due to simultaneously reduce late payments and workplace tedium.

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Freeing Your Team with Automation: An Auto Finance Proof of Concept

October 5, 2021

Text-grabbing operations fill out and process applications, saving time and reducing errors for bank employees.

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