Happy New Year!
We’ve had the pleasure of blogging for you for almost three years now.
In case you missed them, here are nine of the most popular blogs from 2017.
The best technology in the world can’t fix a poorly designed process. In that case, technology only speeds up the ineptness of the process. Here are nine tips to get your broken processes fixed. Read more.
PCs, monitors, chairs, pens, and all other office equipment wears out and needs to be replaced – so do your copiers. If you’re still holding on to that photocopier you bought in 2000, it might be time to seek out a replacement. Read more.
Unfortunately, most business executives hear “user training” when implementing new technology or software – immediately think, “extra expense” – and opt out of receiving training for their staff. That’s a mistake. Read more.
Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. Not only is this a catchy tune from Jack Johnson (I do listen to music other than Buffett!), but it's important to think of when it comes to toner recycling.
Before you toss that empty toner cartridge into the trash, know that it will take nearly 1,000 years to decompose in your local landfill.
Don't throw it away. Recycle it. We've made it dead simple for you to do so. Read more.
Here are some nuggets of advice on what to know about copier leases from our folks who deal with your contracts. We’re here to help, but understanding a few things up-front will keep our relationship a good one. Read more.
We’ve all heard it at some point. You’re standing there, silently counting the copies under your breath, when you hear paper crumple and scrunch and your copier count stops on 37 of 40. Read more.
The different file formats (the most common are JPG, XPS, OOXML, PDF, and TIFF) all have different uses. Let's take a quick look at some of the most common ways these formats are used. First though, some general scanning tips. Read more.
I’d like to talk about the importance of service. This applies to more than just your copier, it applies to your printer, MFP, and all the office equipment that you use regularly.
To mix metaphors, if your office equipment stops working, you aren’t driving anywhere that day. Keep the following issues in mind when you think about copier uptime. Read more.
What can a pretend monk from a long-ago Xerox commercial – and the new remake – still teach us about document productivity? As Brother Dominic knows, it's not a miracle, it's smart use of technology to accomplish a business goal. Read more.
There you have it – our nine most popular posts of 2017.
I hope you enjoyed them again – or learned from them for the first time.
I look forward to providing more advice and education throughout 2018. Let me know what you’d like to know in the comments below. I’ll do my best to answer questions in future posts.