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collaboration  |  remote working

Essential Tips to Scale Remote Work Productively

Recently, you may have heard the phrase, “I am working remotely.” But, what exactly is remote work? Let’s start by explaining the term first. A remote worker is someone who works outside the office space. As technology has evolved, it has changed the way people work and created new opportunities to work outside the office walls. Remote working is also referred to as teleworking or telecommuting. A lot of efforts are being put into starting such a culture, but then there is a lot of things that need to be considered. To scale remote work productively, there are a lot of things that are required. From acceptance of the employers to remote desktop software, everything needs to be considered. To solve your doubt, remote desktop software is something that helps a remote worker be in touch with what is going on in the organization that he is working for.

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certification  |  certified information professional  |  cip  |  podcast

[Podcast] What to Expect from the New CIP Training from AIIM

By now, you may have heard that AIIM is in the process of updating its Certified Information Professional (CIP) Program. With CIP 3 set to launch soon, your podcast host Kevin Craine wanted to dig deeper into what users can expect from the revamp of the program.

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14 Steps to a Successful ECM Implementation

Making an ECM implementation successful requires planning and attention to detail. The best way to create the right solution is to identify organizational goals and priorities. Learn how to manage a successful implementation in our free guide.

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certified information professional  |  information professionals

How to Dominate the Domains of the NEW CIP - D2: Extracting Intelligence from Information

Hopefully, you've heard by now that we've updated the Certified Information Professional (CIP) exam. To help answer questions and clear up any confusion, I’ve been covering each of the CIP domains in a blog series to explain the updated exam: what's new, what's changed, and how to be successful. In the last post, we focused on Domain 1: Creating and Capturing Information. This time, we’ll be taking a look at Domain 2, Extracting Intelligence from Information.

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ecm  |  enterprise content management  |  information systems  |  women in information management

How to Create an Information Management Systems Matrix

Before engaging in any Enterprise Content Management (ECM) initiative in your organization, it is crucial to have a list of current ECM systems or tools and make the proper gap analysis to define the desired state, having always in mind to deliver the right value proposition to the business.

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certified information professional  |  information professionals

How to Dominate the Domains of the NEW CIP - D1: Creating and Capturing Information

Hopefully, you've heard by now that we've updated the Certified Information Professional (CIP) exam. If so, you’re probably wondering: What's new? What's changed? What do you need to know to be successful? These are important questions, so I thought I’d take some time to go over each of the 5 Domains of the New CIP in detail to help clear up any confusion. Let’s kick things off with this blog post where I'll be focusing on Domain 1, Creating and Capturing Information. Keep a lookout for upcoming posts on the remaining 4 Domains soon.

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document management  |  scanning

How Document Scanning Can Improve Productivity at Your Workplace

Companies are always looking for ways to make their workplace more productive and efficient and to reduce costs. Document management has an important part to play here. A survey conducted in 2012 showed that 21.3% of losses in employee productivity are due to paper-based documentation challenges that businesses go through. Converting your paper files into digital files via document scanning services can really help in alleviating the nuisance of managing paperwork at the office. While some documents do need to be printed, digitization can considerably increase your workplace productivity. With document scanning businesses, you can achieve superior efficiency, better systems for storage and retrieval and greater security controls. Let’s take a deeper look into how digitization can prove to be beneficial for your business.

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