Cleardata Blog

By Nathan Evans on 5th Nov 2020

Struggle to share paper documents around home-based staff? Go digital!

Remote working provides many benefits for both staff and business, such as a reduction in time and costs for commuting, better work-life balance and reduced business overheads. However, there are also limitations such as access to physical paperwork. Not being able to share physical documents and paperwork that’s stored in your office archives can be… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 4th Nov 2020

Emergency Digital Mailroom – Now is the time for continuity!

Handling incoming mail can be a challenge in the current pandemic with staff working remotely. Ensure incoming paperwork such as invoices, credit notes, claim forms and cheques continue to be processed effectively by outsourcing to a digital mailroom service.   An emergency digital mailroom function is a great way of maintaining business continuity and keeping your… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 21st Oct 2020

Is Social Distancing limiting your storage space?

Although a large proportion of businesses now have staff working remotely, there are still many companies where this isn’t feasible, due to the physical nature of their operations. Instead of sending staff to work from home, these businesses are following government guidelines to minimise the risk of Covid-19 for their staff.  These include facemasks, sanitizers,… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 16th Oct 2020

Reducing Office Footprint? Tackle Your Paperwork Challenges

Home-working has become a necessity following the COVID-induced total lockdown we experienced in the earlier part of the year. Now, with an economic downturn, the prolonged threat of the virus, and further lockdowns many businesses are deciding to make the home working situation more permanent. According to a survey in August, conducted by the BBC,… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 15th Oct 2020

Digitising patient care records; a 2020 necessity 

In 2018 the NHS launched its campaign to achieve a paperless 2020 and its mandate is a simple one, in theory, to harness the power of technology and become less reliant on cumbersome legacy filing systems and paper-filled processes. The recent NHS Long Term Plan committed to every patient having access to digital-first primary care… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 12th Oct 2020

Digitise and Manage Fleet Vehicle Documents With Cleardata

Fleet managers are often inundated with fleet vehicle documents relating to hundreds, potentially thousands of vehicles, and this can make administration more complicated than it needs to be. A common issue experienced is having paperwork such as service records readily available for compliance and insurance purposes, or even for the re-sale of the company fleet. … Read More

By Nathan Evans on 5th Oct 2020

Improve your Construction Document Control with Digitisation

Effective document management is critical to ensuring a smooth and successful construction operation. Construction work requires an abundance of invoices, contracts, and large plans and sketches which are needed by dozens of different workers at any one time. With so many groups and individuals needing to see multiple documents, maintaining control over where documents are… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 2nd Oct 2020

Information Security – data governance, compliance and risk management

According to recent statistics by Computer Weekly, respondents to their survey highlighted cyber security and risk management as their next biggest focus in IT spending. Over 60% of UK and Ireland respondents said they plan to implement data governance, risk, and compliance software into their operations in 2020. Data security is of critical importance to… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 1st Oct 2020

Office Relocation or Downsizing? Digitise Your Paperwork & Save Space

In recent years there’s been trepidation on the part of many heads of business to consider staff working from home, but with the introduction of COVID, this trepidation has been put aside out of necessity to keep their business operating. Push has come to shove for office-based businesses and after seeing the benefits to staff… Read More

By Nathan Evans on 30th Sep 2020

What’s your business mailroom contingency plan? 

As the government warns that the second wave of COVID is on the horizon with area-based lockdowns already going into effect, businesses are faced with further restrictions and disruptions to regular operations. This means, where possible, employees are required to work from home for an extended period of time. One of many areas being left… Read More

By Jan Cahill on 19th Aug 2020

Digitise School Records and Improve Data Access

Schools and universities constantly have to manage large volumes of data in order to maintain compliance. From extensive student records to financial documents, paperwork can soon mount up, take over valuable office space and result in costly, time-consuming processes. Following the Covid-19 pandemic further challenges have been created, requiring flexible access to resources and school… Read More

By Jan Cahill on 18th Aug 2020

Digitisation in Healthcare – Improve Your Records Management

Digitising health care records has been highlighted as a strategy by the NHS with a goal towards being paperless by 2020. This can be a key tool in providing flexible access to patient information which is critical, especially during the current pandemic. There are many ways to streamline workflow in healthcare, and electronic medical records… Read More