Unlike the plot of many sci-fi movies, the human race has yet to be dominated by artificial intelligence. And since we are not living in the world of I, Robot or The Matrix, we still need smart individuals to work alongside the technology we use. Neither can achieve maximum efficiency without the other.
Integrating people and technology is a critical step in constructing efficient collaboration within a business. A lack of integration might hold any business back from achieving its maximum potential growth.
There are three main steps that need to be addressed when looking to integrate people and technology within a business:
Just as each additional employee should add value to a company, an IT product should also enhance a company's value and productivity – this can be accomplished via successful integration between technology and people.
Whichever product your company chooses to use, remember that communication is key to making the integration of people and technology successful.