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We're a little over two months away from the new year. With how hectic things have been, it's almost a little surprising that 2021 is so close. That said, as the year closes out, it's time to start thinking about the tools you're using. For instance, is your Help Desk software doing everything you want it to do? If not, now might be the time to start looking for a new solution. Take a look at these 11 must-have features to look for in a new Help Desk software in 2021.
Project managers have a hard task. Trying to keep an entire project organized while making sure that everyone is on the same page can be difficult. There are a wide range of issues that will come up during the project management process. We took a look at these and chose a list of 5 of the major issues. In this article, we will be going over these 5 issues, what effects they have, and what you can do to overcome them.
Software as a service is a massive industry. Trying to find the right software solution for your company can be overwhelming. There are a ton of factors that you need to keep in mind during the selection process. The biggest one is deciding whether you should use custom software or something off the shelf. Each option has its strengths and weakness. You need to weigh each of those carefully against your business's needs. We know that this isn't an easy decision as your choice is going to affect your company for the next several years. That's why you need to take an in-depth look at each custom and packaged software to see which would work best for your company.
Every company has to go through contract management process. There will inevitably be a time where your business has to manage a written agreement with another business. Whether this is a partnership, a purchase, or the solicitation of a vendor, you will have to have a contract agreement. Most people think of the contract management process as simply writing up an agreement and signing it, but that's not the case.
One question that we run into time and time again is people asking what is the difference between a document management system and a contract management system. While the two perform similar functions, they each have a different purpose and have specifics to their functions that make them distinct. While you might think that you can get by with using a document management system to manage contracts, it won't ever be as effective as using a dedicated contract management system. Likewise, storing normal documents in a contract management system would have you losing out on a lot of the power and versatility of a DMS. Thankfully, we know the difference and we want to make sure you do to. Read on to learn the differences between a DMS and a CMS.
You've probably already heard the term "content marketing" in the past. While business blogs have spent the last several years turning that phrase into a buzzword, that doesn't change the fact that content marketing can be an incredibly effective marketing tool.