Go Green with Document Management

There's Still Confusion About Paperless Solutions

Posted by Mike Paperalt on Feb 7, 2018 3:09:52 PM

There's still confusion about paperless solutions! 

We still get asked to explain what Paperless Alternative is all about -- what we do and what the benefits are for our clients.  So, in the interest of all our readers and should-be readers, here's a compilation of our most popular blog posts to help you know everything you need to know about Paperless Solutions...and then some!


There are some terms that seem to be used interchangeably, but that mean very different things.  So, if you've ever wondered whether you need a solution designed to manage documents, to manage records or to manage content, then take a gander at this post from just about a year ago:   

Document Management vs Records Management vs Content Management

Once people get a handle on the type of paperless solution that's best for their business needs, the next question is whether or not the monetary costs and the implementation time is really worth it.  We answered  that question in this blog article:

How to Decide if EDM is Worth the Cost

When it comes to going paperless, getting rid of paper-based processes is the first step.  That means scanning.  So, then, WHY did we right an article telling you NOT to scan?  You're going to have to read this one for yourself to see:

Why You Shouldn't Scan Documents

Finally, if we're going to talk about the REAL benefit of going paperless, then we have to talk about automated processes.  It's not ALL about getting rid of paper in order to be GREEN.  It's really about how much more efficient your business can be with the automated processes that digital documents make possible: 

How to Use Existing Business Resources Better

We hope these four articles help you to better understand the benefits of Paperless Solutions.  Id you'd like to get a taste of how Paperless Alternative can help you, click on the free trial below: 

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