document management

Top 4 Ways Invoice Scanning Saves Staff Time

For most businesses, staff time is by far a company's most valuable resource. Consider the following ways that business invoice scanning can make your invoice input, payment, filing, and searching faster than ever, saving you time and money. 1. Automated input - Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software extracts critical document information—like vendor name, date, purchase order, amount due, etc.—and makes it instantly available in digital format. 2. Accounts payable integration - Once business invoice information [...]

Top 5 Ways Scanning Solves Business Problems

Many businesses find it difficult to strike a balance between physical documents and the often elusive dream of going paperless. Although both physical documents and digital documents offer their own benefits and drawbacks, one of the primary concerns for businesses is how to bridge the two worlds.By utilizing scanning solutions, your business can save time and money while closing the gap between paper and digital files. But, many businesses only use scanning as an occasional [...]

Properly Implementing a Scanning Solution

For companies around the world, document scanning has proved to be an invaluable asset. Converting their data into digital files and storing them electronically — and turning their offices into practically paperless environments — proves advantageous in numerous areas, including better service, faster turnaround, improved compliance, enhanced collaboration, and significant cost savings. Not to mention bidding farewell to missing or lost documents. However, there are mistakes many businesses make when implementing a scanning solution. By [...]

Document Management Basics

Your business generates large amounts of paper and electronic documents. As your business grows, so do files, and the time and effort required to manage them. Storing, managing, distributing, and accessing information from this enormous volume of data can prove to be quite a hassle. Digital document management revolutionizes the management of information and provides the ability to rapidly find, retrieve, and share all the documents in your repository. So what is digital document management [...]

Tech Expert Q&A – Better Billing Solutions

Question: I work for a local consulting company, and one of our challenges is billing our clients for all the paper reports, and documents they require us to print out as our final deliverable. What options do we have to automate the accurate collection and invoicing of these documents?Answer: There is a real cost to producing paper documents, and as a consultant you deserve to charge your clients for this cost. The good news is that [...]

Tech Expert Q&A – Businesses Run on Forms

Question: Our employees use many different forms to run many parts of our business. However, we have constant problems with people using the wrong version of the form, and have trouble reading handwriting on the forms. What advice do you have to reduce these types of form problems?Answer: Great question! There are likely several different answers, depending on:Who uses these forms?Who fills out the forms?Are they in the office when they are completed, or in the [...]

2012 Jump START Your Nonprofit IMPORTANT DATES

Modern Office Methods is getting ready to kick off Season 3 of Jump START Your Nonprofit. Below are the list of important dates to keep in mind. Registration begins on Monday, June 11, so get your applications in early!Monday, June 11 - Friday, July 6, 2012Registration begins. Nonprofit organizations have approximately four weeks to register to win an office technology makeover. Go to www.momnet.com to register online or to download a registration form. You may also call 1-800-345-3888 to request a registration [...]

Tech Expert Q&A – Contract Management

Question:Our organization has looked for a contract management solution for managing our real estate leases, equipment leases, and other contracts we have with our vendors for several years. Are you aware of software that can help us with this problem?Answer: This is a very common problem for any organization. Some leases and contracts have an auto-renewal clause that can become very expensive if contracts auto-renew without you being able to renegotiate better terms. MOM has an [...]

Tech Expert Q&A – Electronic Forms Solution

Question:I work for a large health care provider and we are interested in finding a way to replace all the paper forms our health care workers complete out in the field with an electronic solution?Answer: This is a very timely topic. Many industries are in the process of revamping paper-based workflows to increase productivity and reduce costs. We have the perfect solution to do just what you requested! It is called the eWriter. The eWriter is [...]

Managed Print Services – How MOM can help with your printer needs…

FleetCare™ Putting You in Control of Your Printing Costs! Whether your office utilizes four printers or 400 printers, MOM’s FleetCare™ solution delivers the answers you need to questions you had not even known should be asked. Are printers operating at full capacity? Is frequent maintenance on a printer due to improper workload utilization? Are we paying higher energy costs as a result of antiquated equipment? MOM supplies you the answers needed to increase effectiveness while maximizing the output of your [...]