There are huge benefits to be gained by implementing SharePoint Workflow and automation. But to ensure you benefit from them, you need to make sure you've established a fully-baked plane before you dive headfirst into architecting and building out your workflow. Take a step back and ask yourself and your team “what do we truly want to accomplish?” and “what do we hope to gain?” These questions will put you in the right mindset to begin each of these major steps:
Designing and building a web site/app requires development teams to follow a process of steps that get the project to completion. For a client or business owner, understanding the process is key to their sanity leading up to and during the project.