Culture of IM Excellence - DOCUMENT Strategy
March 7 2017
Last year, I wrote an article titled, “What Does Culture Have to Do with Information Management?" which made the case for addressing culture as a part of any successful information management implementation... View More
RPA and Returned Mail - DOCUMENT Strategy
March 3 2017
What is the value of a piece of mail? A large insurance company or healthcare provider that depends on mail campaigns for customer transactions and marketing initiatives might estimate the cost of a simple... View More
Enterprise Content Management Plan - DOCUMENT Stra
March 1 2017
Today, organizations are increasing the deployment of electronic content management (ECM) technologies to support information governance (IG)/records and information management (RIM) goals and to improve... View More
Drive Digital Transformation by Transforming Conte
Feb. 28 2017
IDC defines digital transformation (DX) as the use of "3rd Platform" technologies (cloud, mobility, data analytics, and social business) to create value and competitive advantage through new offerings,... View More
What Are the Real ECM Benefits? Measuring Savings
Feb. 27 2017
A lot has been written about the benefits of enterprise content management (ECM). Although most of what I read is correct, it usually only shows a part of the whole subject. So, I wanted to clarify the... View More
The Enterprise Chatbot - DOCUMENT Strategy
Feb. 23 2017
There is a crisis in enterprise communications and collaboration—due in large part to the overwhelming technology and application silos that cause a lot of user complexity and confusion. Enterprise... View More
ECM or Content Services? - DOCUMENT Strategy
Feb. 22 2017
There has been some grumbling in the enterprise content management (ECM) space in recent days. It started with a quiet announcement on Gartner’s blog stating, “ECM is now dead (kaput, finite,... View More
Go With the Flow - DOCUMENT Strategy
Feb. 20 2017
When I talk with folks about workflow issues, the focus of discussion typically turns to technology or the potential use of it. Until we understand the underlying reasons for the issue, technology alone... View More
The Data Problem- Executing a Real-Time CCM Strate
Feb. 16 2017
It should come as no surprise that data is a critical component in customer communications management (CCM). Given the amount of time consumers spend on computers and smartphones, personal data is collected... View More
Ask These 3 Questions to Drive Enterprise Producti
Feb. 15 2017
A new year brings new resolutions. While digital transformation has been a buzzword for many years, this year, organizations must truly turn their attention to digitization, because consumers will no longer... View More
How Sweeping Regulatory Changes Will Impact Custom
Feb. 13 2017
Only the most fervent cord-cutters would be unaware of the many important political changes in 2016 and 2017. There were many, but some of the most important include the pro-Brexit vote in the UK, the... View More
ECM Disruptors - DOCUMENT Strategy
Feb. 9 2017
This is typically the time when companies begin to prepare for the coming year. One of the key unknowns is how new approaches, or technologies, will disrupt the status quo. To prepare for the new year,... View More
Voice of the Customer - DOCUMENT Strategy
Feb. 8 2017
"Voice of the Customer," a discipline used in business and operations (through Six Sigma, for example) to capture customer expectations and preferences, is an excellent resource to evaluate your products... View More
GMC Software and OpenText Top Gartner Magic Quadra
Feb. 7 2017
GMC Software continues to dominate as a Leader in Gartner’s recent “Magic Quadrant for Customer Communications Management Software,” as does OpenText, who has been busy expanding their... View More
Digital Transformation Brings New Back-Office Sout
Feb. 2 2017
Traditionally, the focus of electronic document solutions has been on the large, paper-intensive processes that exist in the front office. The common back-office challenges of contract management, employee... View More
Questions Your Document Management Consultant Will
Feb. 1 2017
In my first article about hiring a document management consultant, I highlighted areas that you should consider before making this decision. The guidelines provided were meant to help you to better understand... View More
Real-Time Document Generation and Delivery Is a Mu
Jan. 31 2017
“We didn’t do anything wrong, but somehow, we lost” was the final statement that was made during a speech by Stephen Elop, the former CEO of Nokia, at the press conference announcing... View More
CEOs Care About Privacy and Information Security -
Jan. 30 2017
Information management and privacy haven’t historically been aligned. Managing information through its life cycle—from creation through sharing and collaborating, to disposition—hasn’t... View More
GEOP - DOCUMENT Strategy
Jan. 26 2017
Who doesn't face problems and issues when executing on any activity? From vacation travel to our kids' schools activities, to professional projects, to simply choosing a car, jumping from an idea to its... View More
Physical Mail Puts Data Security at Risk - DOCUMEN
Jan. 25 2017
Oops, you just got back from vacation, and the Postal Service forgot to hold your mail, now what? Was your security compromised? This happened to a friend of mine, and she was quite upset—what with... View More