Gathering signatures for a contract or agreement can be difficult without the proper tools. Outdated and slow signing methods can cause signature bottlenecks that delay contract execution. What’s more, high costs for wet signing and postage can decrease your bottom line.
Contract review is a crucial contract management stage. Unfortunately, far too many organizations overlook this process or leverage out-of-date methods. Tragically, contract evaluation process oversight can result in:
- missed key dates and obligations.
- overlooked opportunities.
- contract language and clause mistakes.
- and other painful consequences.
Thankfully, we can establish a contract review checklist and manage the life of a contract with leading contract management software. Let’s get started.
The age of legal operations digital transformation continues in 2023, with even more exciting digitization tools for business process automation available. The more contract administration tools available to legal teams and contract administrators – however – the easier it is to fall behind. With that said, let’s examine six tips for effective contract management in 2023 to get ahead with contract management software.
Navigating your CLM Platform can be difficult if you aren't equipped with a thorough understanding of the contract lifecycle. The contract lifecycle is the process under which a contract is authored, reviewed, sent for signature, executed, and - possibly – renewed. The "lifecycle" is an archetype used to characterize and understand a contract's complex growth. The lifecycle voyage begins with contract requests and ends when said requests are achieved – with the feasibility of contract renewal. With so many complex processes involved in contract lifecycle management, it can be easy to sail toward the treacherous waters of contract mismanagement. With a strong sense of how to leverage leading CLM software, however, you can quickly get your legal operations sea legs! Read on to learn how you can set sail toward better contract management.