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5 Ways to Empower Your Business with Optical Character Recognition (OCR)

Once upon a time, the idea of attaining a paperless office seemed a bit like the business management version of scaling Mt. Everest. These days we’re all a lot closer to the summit than we might have ever expected.

The digitization of records of all kinds has done a lot more than save paper, though. It’s also made records archivable, searchable, sortable, and transferable—and businesses considerably more intelligent and nimble in the process.

But some types of documents and communication have remained stubbornly resistant to digitization. For these outliers, optical recognition software provides a solution.

Optical character recognition (OCR) software provides the ability to convert scanned documents and images into editable and searchable documents in a variety of output formats.

Consider five different examples of how your business can begin using optical character recognition to create efficiencies and cut overhead expenses.