Labor is the largest expense for most organizations, so maximizing efficiency is critical to the bottom line. Efficiency is increased by reducing the number of steps to complete a process and eliminating errors.
The number of steps in a process can be reduced by eliminating paper and implementing electronic signatures. Most errors come from poor communication which can be solved by e-mail, group conferencing, and project management applications. We use six sigma techniques proven by large corporations such as General Electric. Typical savings are from 5-20%.