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James Watson

James Watson
I’m President and co-founder of Doculabs, serving as executive sponsor on consulting engagements for financial services clients.

Video: What to Do With Abandoned Data

Abandoned, or "orphaned" data, is content sitting out on public shares that has no owners. It might be associated with a department that no longer exists, or an individual that no longer works for... […]

Video: 2017 - Changes in the ECM Marketplace

What happened in the ECM marketplace in 2017? James Watson highlights four major developments in ECM, along with the implications for how they affect organizations using ECM technologies now and into... […]

A Look Back at ECM 2017: New Entrants Take Center Stage

In 2017, the market for enterprise content management (ECM) continued to turn away from the major players toward newer entrants. In many ways, 2017 saw the bigger, traditional ECM vendors losing... […]

Office 365 Migrations: Taxonomy Development Simplified

Many of our clients are making the move to Microsoft Office 365 in the cloud, and as a result, they’re having to migrate large quantities of content. These migrations often trigger a company to take... […]

Collaboration in the Insurance Industry

We’ve had a number of recent engagements looking at the future of collaboration in the insurance sector, specifically P&C and Life. What we mean by “collaboration” is primarily electronic document... […]

Multi-generational Wealth Management: Why It’s So Difficult

It’s become a significant challenge for financial service firms: how to retain the assets of their aging baby-boomer clients, when those assets are passed on to their clients’ beneficiaries. […]

Robotic Process Automation: Separating Fact from Fiction

Doculabs recently hosted its second client summit focused on robotic process automation (RPA), an area currently of great interest to many of our clients, particularly in financial services. (For... […]

Video: Doculabs CEO James Watson Celebrates His Birthday

Doculabs CEO and Founder James Watson celebrates his 53rd birthday in his own unique way! […]

Lessons from Doculabs’ Robotics Process Automation Summit

Earlier this year, Doculabs hosted a robotic process automation (RPA) summit in our Chicago office. We invited IT and business-side representatives from five international financial services... […]

Investing in Information Security: Introducing Matt McClelland

When we started Doculabs in 1993, we focused almost entirely on the digitization and management of content: helping organizations go from paper-based processes to imaging. Back then, it was a world... […]