Back in 2006, I first came across a tool Selenium IDE that saved me a lot of time to do manual boring stuff. I slowly starting doing stuff that not just saved some time for me but also saved a lot of time for the whole team and improved the time to market for our products. That also great improved our output quality. Below is a brief presentation that shows the path I took. It doesn’t get into a lot of technical details but is really a mix of process and tools.
Path To Test Automation Success