The survey, we are talking about, was conducted a few months ago. More than 10,000 office workers were involved. It turned out that they generally desire to accept automation if it can reduce that manual computer tasks and data entry that’s taking up hours of their day.
The image at the top of this post shows how many hours employees in different industries spend daily on repetitive computer tasks.
Other important key findings:
- 87% of workers would like their employers to automate digital tasks and processes.
- 20.2% of respondents said general data entry was the most hated task with 19.9% citing managing email traffic.
- 76% of global respondents believe humans shouldn’t be doing repetitive digital work if it can be automated.