What a Mess!

We recently had a problem and found a neat solution to it. Have you ever asked yourself if there was a better way to do something? We asked ourselves that recently when we received a PDF formatted transmittal document and needed to extract the file names and other...

Collaboration and Success

The August 2012 edition of the Nova Scotia Business Journal published an article in which stated that ‘Collaboration’ was the ‘buzz word’ for 2012 according to ESI International. Formerly called the Educational Services Institute, this company is a provider of...

Bootlegging!

We commonly understand the term ‘Bootlegging’ as producing, distributing, or selling illegally or without permission. The item may be anything, including a document. The reason someone would use and perhaps update a document in their possession (not necessarily the...

Outside the Box

The last four articles talked about QR codes, the small maze-like square we see everywhere and discussed how we could use it to help make the work of a Document Controller easier. This however is only one step in the process and would still require a certain level of...

Good QRestion!

This is the final of four brief articles on QR Codes and it will speak about where QR code technology might be going. Although this is an area outside of our sandbox, it might be interesting to think about what might happen outside the box. Perhaps the spell checker...