Entries by Carina Birt

Getting up to speed on Document Management

So much is written about advanced forms of enterprise content management (ECM) and advanced workflow today, that it’s almost an assumption that organisations have mastered the basics of electronic document management. Yet, how many organisations are you aware of that run a paperless office? Download your FREE copy of the eBook getting_up_to_speed

The 2013 EDM Market Findings

Drowning in paperwork? Offices overflowing with cabinets? Information buried in files? Time is money. So, why do we waste so much time tracking down and storing documents or wading through filing cabinets looking for that one elusive piece of information? How much time do we spend in search of documents that are lost, damaged or […]

Document Management for the HR Department

Power to the People The greatest asset any organisation has is its people. One of the greatest challenges is managing them effectively and treating them in a manner that is consistent and fair. The ability to keep detailed records, access them quickly when they are needed, inform the right parties of important occurrences, and enable […]

Accounts Payable Automation and Document Management for ERP

Over the past decade, great improvements have been made in the field of Accounts Payable Automation. The daily challenges of Accounts Payable departments can now become a thing of the past; input errors, unmanageable daily volume, inconsistent invoice format, and invoices without purchase orders are now distant memories to organisations that have made the investment […]

Contract Lifecycle Management – Best Practices Paper

This best practices paper was authored by Judy Ballou with a foreword by Tim Cummins, President & CEO of the IACCM Judy has over 25 years of commercial and government contracting experience with executive leadership positions in the software, telecommunications and environmental services industries. She is the author of several articles on software licensing, intellectual […]

EASY Contract Lifecycle Management for Sales Teams

Contracts are the language of business. Or rather they are the business – where sales promise becomes hard monetary value. Yet poor contract management erodes profitability – to the tune of 9% of a company’s annual revenue, according to the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM)2 . That’s a huge gap for a […]

EASY Contract LifeCycle Management for Procurement

Poor contract management can eat into your budget and prevent you from getting maximum value for money across your supplier base. Without vigilance and structure, it’s easy to lose sight of the bigger picture. This may mean you’re not negotiating as well as you could be, or getting the best out of vendor/service provider relationships. […]