Barb Bartoszek’s stories

Do you currently use a document capture solution? If not, you may be missing an opportunity to give each department in your organization a valuable tool to improve existing processes and become much more effective. These individual improvements are good for the entire company, too. When you apply the thinking behind the “parts-of-a-larger-whole” metaphor, it’s […]


Sure, Captain America has his vibranium shield and Thor’s got his hammer, but PDF users can have their superpowers, too. By adding valuable tips and tricks to your PDF arsenal and conquering some of the advanced features of PDF tools, you can become a PDF super user. (And even better, you don’t have to wear […]


Ah, January. It’s that time of year when we all briefly pause to look back at the previous year, take stock and then make resolutions or other plans to improve in the upcoming year. It’s only mid-January, so hopefully these goals are still fresh on your mind, or worse, that busy workloads haven’t already forced […]


Happy belated America Recycles Day! In the rush to prepare for Thanksgiving and shop on Black Friday, you may have missed the one-day celebration of all things recycling, which was held on November 15. According to the official America Recycles Day website, this national initiative to keep America beautiful encourages anyone to learn more about […]


Mobile workflow has changed the way we work with information—enhancing customer communication and improving collaboration between knowledge workers. The adoption of mobile technologies and cloud-based computing platforms is helping businesses improve efficiencies and drive productivity, which in turn boosts customer satisfaction and revenue growth. In its 2013 Mobile Workforce Adoption Trends report, Forrester Research estimates […]


The ritual smashing of an office printer has re-emerged as a popular pastime among some knowledge workers, according to a recent Wall Street Journal article. Inspired by a scene in the 1999 movie, “Office Space,” white-collar employees in the U.S. and Canada have taken out their frustrations on the offending hardware with tools ranging from […]


I recently had a chance to see Snowden, Oliver Stone’s latest directorial effort that examines the highly publicized case of Edward Snowden, the NSA contractor who accessed, copied and leaked thousands of classified documents in 2013. While the movie is intended to make the audience question Snowden’s morals and if his actions were justified, I […]


Let’s face it: The workplace has evolved over the years, driven by innovations in business technology that have significantly changed the way we “get work done.” For example, consider the fax machine. Where this was once the primary way to share documents and information, we now rely on much more powerful technology, such as MFPs […]


Corporate executives and department leaders are always looking for smart ways to cut expenses, especially during tough economic times. Also on the top of their to-do list is finding a way to boost their team’s productivity. While these two goals – reducing expenses and increasing productivity – could seem like they don’t always go together, […]