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How to Manage Paper & People in the Digital Workplace

Posted by Mike Paperalt on May 28, 2019 11:03:00 AM

How to Manage Paper & People in the Digital Workplace

Introduction

Despite digital technologies that have transformed -- and that continue to transform – the workplace, “traditional” technologies and problems still exist.  Paper and people are still very much a part of the business landscape.  Paper just won’t go away – it’s used to print digital documents; it arrives daily from the postal service; and it lives forever in old files. 

In fact, the merging new digital technologies with traditional ways of doing business exacerbates old problems and creates new ones as enterprises struggle with the best ways to manage both digital documents and paper documents, while staying on top of the processes that people need to carry out.

While some type of document management system is likely to help with the organization and storage of documents, unfortunately, most DMS stop there. What really needs to be accomplished is to manage the intersection of paper and digital with people and processes.  This is accomplished with through Business Process Management (BPM) based in the framework of a robust Electronic Content Management (ECM) System.

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Topics: ECM, BPO, Business Process Improvement, Cloud BPM, Business Process Services, Business Process Automation, Technology

How to Use Cloud Solutions to Accelerate BPI

Posted by Mike Paperalt on Jul 30, 2018 4:03:07 PM

How to Use Cloud Solutions to Accelerate BPI

In the twelve years since the “Cloud” became part of our everyday language, cloud solutions have influenced organizations to consider how best to use information and technology to improve business processes.  As businesses become more driven by information and cloud technology, those that are still using paper-based processes, will lag further and further behind.

For nearly every business, too much paper-based information can be costly, in terms of lost business opportunities, costly errors, dissatisfied employees and customers.  Therefore, organizational leaders should plan for cloud services that are made up of technologies and applications that work together to secure & distribute information, improve processes, accelerate workflow and reduce costs.

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Business Process Improvement, Paperless Cloud, Cloud BPM

Get Your Head in the Cloud for BPM!

Posted by Mike Paperalt on May 16, 2017 2:19:43 PM

Get Your Head in the Cloud for BPM!

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Topics: ImageSilo, Business Process Management, Cloud BPM

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