3 Reasons to Start Using Document Management Today

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Disorganization can take many forms in an office, but it often unmasks itself when people are desperately searching through a file cabinet for a needed document. If this sounds like your workplace, it’s time to consider document management.

1. Secure Your Documents

It’s hard to imagine a workplace without paper documents, but it would be quite a different office. For one, paper documents are easily lost. Either they are shuffled into the wrong stack of papers or misplaced in a cleaning session. If these files happen to have sensitive information on it, this is a massive issue with data security. Confidentiality is also threatened by paper as there is no tracking and anyone can look at it. Secure your data by using a document management system and place it securely in the cloud to store it in a searchable space that also notes who and when it is viewed.

2. Save Time and Money

Document management not only protects your data but it increases productivity and profits. Instead of searching through stacks of paper or a filing cabinet you can search archived files in a split second. The ability to move forward with projects is quickened and made less frustrating. The ability to tag and archive files also makes it easy to find files a co-worker has recommended you but that you have not actually worked with yourself.

3. Build a Stronger Team

A less highlighted but equally beneficially part of document management is the ability to collaborate. Team members can open files in the cloud whether they are in the same room or different countries. The stress of sending files back and forth and waiting for a response is no longer a burden. Teams can work together more efficiently and produce a better product.

Secure documents that are easier to search and collaborate on is the gift of document management. If you want to implement this service in your workplace, call us today!

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