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Male and female lawyer making amendments to a contract in a mediation process

What is Legal Negotiation? The negotiation process is a legal practice in which two opposing parties try to compromise with one another to reach an agreement and avoid further dispute. This process usually involves two parties sending revised legal documents back and forth until both parties agree to one another’s amendments. This may sound like […]

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Sure, Captain America has his vibranium shield and Thor’s got his hammer, but PDF users can have their superpowers too. By adding valuable tips and tricks to your PDF arsenal and conquering some of the advanced features of PDF tools, you can become a PDF super user. (And even better, you don’t have to wear […]

Casual business man signing multiple documents at his desk in front of his desktop computer

Many businesses deal with enormous amounts of paperwork that requires signing on a daily basis. If you’re a legal practice, a healthcare organisation, a government body or similar meanwhile, these mountains of paper requiring your signature can reach astronomical proportions. The issue with manual signatures Aside from the potential for sustaining a wrist cramp from […]

Asian businessman inspecting graph on interactive display

“Big data.” So much more than a hard-to-understand buzzword that first surfaced a few years ago, the concept of big data is now an important tool for most companies today. For anyone still unaware, big data describes the effort of collecting and analysing huge volumes of new types of data. Examples include traditional structured data […]

Young business man struggling with a pile of documents, the best option would be an OCR solution to help him automate his invoice processing.

For any company dealing with a sizeable number of suppliers of any kind – from freelance contractors to companies providing services or raw materials – manual invoice processing can take up a considerable amount of time on a weekly or monthly basis. The task of manually inputting data as it comes in so that payments […]

Business man ripping off his shirt to reveal a superman costume underneath.

Today, most desktop software applications provide a wide array of features to help their users work in new ways, get more out the application and become much more efficient and productive. Yet some of these features are slightly more advanced or take a little effort to learn. For example, my current favourite is using “Merge […]

Three businesspeople working together in their office

The Internet of Things presents a new frontier where people, machines, devices, sensors and businesses are connected and interact with each other. Experts say it is poised to address a wide range of enterprise needs such as transforming asset management in field service, fixing supply chain bottlenecks, connecting retail to consumer demand and more. When […]

Business peopleon a meeting at the office

You ask your staff to ‘think outside the box’ but maybe it is time you did so too. There are some small changes you can implement right now – with minimal cost and disruption, to improve productivity in your office. Take the following steps to increase staff contentment and efficiency, because happy employees are productive […]

Business woman texting on her phone

How productive your business is, is down to the amount of money, resources and staff you have, right? Wrong. Even the largest organisations, in fact especially large organisations, can lose out on significant amounts of productivity simply due to having inefficient processes and systems. Getting organised for maximum productivity therefore should be a priority for […]

business man with his face in his hands because he has been the victim of data breach

Many organisations fail to adequately protect themselves from data breaches. Did you know that 26 million individuals were impacted by data breaches since 2009? A Survey by the Healthcare Information and Management System’s Society published in February 2014 revealed that a staggering 83% of respondents had little to no confidence they could detect all loss […]