April 30 2015
Customers are the lifeblood of any business. If a business fails to serve its customers well, the business itself will ultimately fail. It is this old wisdom that is driving businesses forward to invest... View More
April 29 2015
I think it would be safe to say that most everyone in financial services, insurance, healthcare, utilities or any other industry vertical that needs to consistently communicate with its customers knows... View More
April 28 2015
If your job is to produce documents, whether you are in-house or a service provider, most likely, your clients need your help—help that you are uniquely qualified to deliver to them. Clients work... View More
April 27 2015
In an ideal world, workers would easily be able to move seamlessly between paper, digital and even legacy formats from any information technology (IT) platform that they wished. Integration of information... View More
April 23 2015
Last autumn, Greg Head, chief marketing officer of Infusionsoft, shared with me his concept about many in the digital marketing space. His idea was that these companies had been able to grow to the point... View More
April 22 2015
It was not so long ago that we were excited about metadata and indexing, data capture with optical character recognition (OCR) and intelligent character recognition (ICR) and the integration of document... View More
April 21 2015
In the 1960s, Bob Dylan wrote that “the times they are a-changin'.” Nowhere is that more true than in today’s technology arena. The state of information technology (IT) is undergoing... View More
April 17 2015
For those of you in marketing, you’ve no doubt seen the deluge of ideas, opinions, tips, strategies and advice for content marketing. Content marketing works as a way to increase leads, trust and... View More
April 16 2015
The document management environment seldom gets treated as a core competency or a strategic asset for an organization. Documents are typically required by law to fulfill a transaction, or used as a correspondence... View More
April 15 2015
The power that information holds over an organization can be one of transformation as well as one of stagnation. How companies use and leverage their information assets can set them apart from their competitors.... View More
April 13 2015
Every so often, I get a call from someone who wants to know if I can help them with their “document management problem.” When I ask some basic questions like, ”What is the problem?”... View More
April 10 2015
The challenges associated with managing data have multiplied by previously unfathomable degrees in recent years. Prior to the adoption of computers and mobile devices, physical records were the only form... View More
April 9 2015
I’ve been hearing a lot of angry outbursts from workers, frustrated with shared “group” level electronic content management (ECM) systems. Complaints include: It takes too long to index... View More
April 8 2015
Information technology (IT) strategy is complex, as are the systems that fall under the IT infrastructure umbrella. Your enterprise imaging system (print/copy/scan and related document management systems)... View More
April 7 2015
Insurance organizations make very substantial investments to attract new customers and reach new markets, only to risk losing loyalty as a result of poor customer communications that can erode customer... View More
April 2 2015
My last article, “Let’s Make RFPs Better–and More Definitive,” presented four keys to making your request for proposal (RFP) process more efficient and more valuable. At least one... View More
April 1 2015
Most organizations are critically dependent on technology to operate in the modern world. For these organizations, technology risk management often becomes a one-dimensional exercise: an obsession with... View More