Sage, a market leader in cloud accounting software, today announced a new global survey of 700 accountants which shows that attitudes towards automation within the profession are changing as the benefits become clear — signaling a new era for the accounting practice.
38% reveal one of their biggest business frustrations is time spent number-crunching
32% of those surveyed use manual methods as part of their record keeping for clients; 25% Excel and 7% handwritten notes
86% say they would be happy for technology to make the admin elements of their job invisible, so they can focus more on their clients and building their practice
23% would take time off with the extra time they save with automation
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