Ken Stearn

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The Evolution of Document Authoring Solutions

Apr 14, 2016 6:30:00 AM / by Ken Stearn

Topics: Fund Document Automation, Streamline Fund Documentation Creation

I’m going to continue with drawing parallels between Satnavs, the way that technology itself evolves, and how even incremental change can make a difference in your day-to-day life.

Let’s consider the way that Satnavs evolved and compare that to document authoring solutions.

After the Motoring Atlas in the car came the first generation of consumer Satnav devices. The coverage and accuracy of them were OK but didn't stack up against the level of detail you could get with a map. They weren't really great on the graphical interface and certainly no match for the tactile experience you’d get from looking up a destination in a Motoring Atlas.

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It's Hard to Admit, but Sometimes You Have to Stop and Ask for Directions

Apr 11, 2016 6:30:00 AM / by Ken Stearn

Topics: Fund Document Automation, FinTech

Recently, I was travelling. I was away from my neighbourhood and whilst I was in an area that was somewhat familiar to me, it wasn’t somewhere that I knew intimately. I started thinking about how before Satnavs came along, everyone would carry maps in their cars. This would usually allow drivers to navigate from one big conurbation to another, but that last few miles were always a challenge.

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