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electronic signatures: Embrace the Spirit of Liberty - 09/14/12 08:10 AM
I am very excited to work for a company that is supporting our troops and country. DocuSign, in partnership with the Spirit of Liberty Foundation, is enabling every American to DocuSign the Declaration of Independence to promote liberty and freedom while showing support for our troops at home and abroad. It is an incredible statement of solidarity and support to be able to put your signature alongside those of the founding fathers of our country.
DocuSign’s Declaration of Independence kiosk debuted at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, August 27-30, 2012, and at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, (5 comments)
Hello ActiveRain Community, this month's DocuSign post is a re-post from the DocuSign blog. Why a re-post? Because we have big news to share and it concerns those of you who work so hard in the real estate field. Please read the post below for the big news! Freddie Mac Now Accepts Electronic Signatures Posted May 16, 2012 by kmoyle The news came out this morning that Freddie Mac has outlined the list of loan documents for which it will accept electronic signatures. Home buyers can now DocuSign their Freddie Mac loan documents — putting an end (106 comments)
electronic signatures: Electronic Signatures Since 1869? Why Are You Still Waiting? - 11/20/11 09:19 PM
We hear all the time from our clients that once they try DocuSign they can't imagine not using it in their business. Which always leads us to wonder why real estate agents would choose to continue getting signatures the old fashion way. Being out in the real estate industry and meeting all kinds of people, we have heard a number of reasons why agents still hesitate in adopting electronic signatures for their business. Most people understand that using electronic signatures will: Reduce your footprint on the environment Allow documents to be signed on the go Save you a ton of time (11 comments)
electronic signatures: Get the tools to take your business to the next level - 06/17/10 06:46 AM
How are you taking your business to the next level? Are you able to negotiate your deals online? The industry is changing and you need to change with it to stay competitive. Now you can negotiate your contracts online, no more printing, faxing, scanning and driving. At DocuSign, we've been listening to you, our customers, and have added more great new product features that will create an even more powerful eSign experience for you and will certainly put you ahead of the competition. DocuSign Spring 2010 Product Release updates New Advanced Collaboration (Negotiation) Tools. Now, you can easily collaborate online to (37 comments)
electronic signatures: Are you on top of the news and technology to take your business to the next level? - 05/05/10 01:01 PM
News and Updates - taking your business to the next level In April, some big game changers have affected eSignature with regards to real estate in particular. From the release of the iPad to the release of the FHA mortgagee letter approving the use of DocuSign electronic signature services for real estate documents, DocuSign continues its leadership role in the eSign market to help you save time and safely send, sign and store your documents with confidence! To learn more about DocuSign, you can visit us online for special deals for members of the National Assocition of REALTORS®. DocuSign Founder, Tom (22 comments)
electronic signatures: It’s Earth Day! How are you helping to save 837 Tons of Paper? - 04/21/10 07:12 PM
From the first Earth Day in 1970, going green has become a serious issue with businesses and consumers creating positive change by making simple changes such as paying bills online, using public transportation, recycling and other conservation initiatives. For businesses around the globe, DocuSign Electronic Signature Service is a key factor in successful green initiatives. Where can you go to find a green solution for your business? It's easy. DocuSign Electronic Signature service. To commemorate Earth Day, DocuSign calculated that users of DocuSign have created a more eco-friendly environment by reducing consumption of approximately 837 tons of paper or nearly 14,230 (8 comments)
In today's busy lifestyle, as a society, we are relying more on mobile tools to help us transact our daily lives. In particular with managing our lives on the go, while traveling or doing business with parties in multiple locations. In a story on ExecutiveTravel.com from Niels Steenstrup, Vice President-Sales and Marketing for the in-flight Internet provider Aircell and two million mile flyer. Mr. Steestrup shares his perspective on George Clooney's "Up In The Air" and the frequent traveler lifestyle. From "A Million-Mile Flyer's Point of View": How do you stay connected during business travel?
Gogo® Inflight Internet obviously (6 comments)
electronic signatures: 10 Reasons Why Your Clients Will Love DocuSign - 02/03/10 01:04 PM
We understand the importance of great customer service. With electronic signature from DocuSign, our subscribers save time and provide their clients with top-notch service. Tara-Nicholle Nelson, Founder and Chief Visionary of REThinkRealEstate.com, shares why her clients LOVE DocuSign. DocuSign blog post from An Bui, DocuSign Social Media
10 Reasons My Clients LOVE DocuSign Tara-Nicholle Nelson The real estate industry is a little schizophrenic when it comes to technology. It is partially cutting-edge, while stuck using decades-old technology (if you can call it that), in other areas. But real estate clients are decidedly un-stuck, technologically speaking. They are mobile, they are busy, (157 comments)
By including paperless processes in your business, you can reduce, if not eliminate, the piles of paper generated from faxing documents back and forth. This is green and more importantly, it saves you TIME.
DocuSign electronic signature also offers features designed to save you even more time: DocuSign integrates with all of the major forms providers, meaning that you can continue to create your documents using the software you’re (52 comments)
electronic signatures: eSignatures: Your most asked questions - Answered! - 11/18/09 06:46 PM
As a representative for DocuSign I get a lot of questions about electronic signatures and how they can help improve the bottom line for real estate professional. I've re-posted this blog post by An Bui, DocuSign's Social Media Manager, which addresses the most asked questions that will help you to understand the advantages of using a service like DocuSign for your business. 1. What does DocuSign Electronic Signature do for me? DocuSign enables you to electronically send, sign, and manage your real estate and broker forms with confidence. You can use your current form creation process and with DocuSign's ability to (35 comments)
electronic signatures: Going Paperless is easy - Or is it? - 10/14/09 12:51 AM
Today's world is trying to ‘Go Paperless', but it's a lot harder to do than it might seem. When planning to go "paperless" it's important to do your research. There are many companies out there that offer paperless solutions but are they realistic for your business? That is the true question. As I mentioned, do your research. Look for a company that provides a complete solution and not just one piece to the puzzle. A big paper generator for real estate, we all know, are the sales contracts and offers floating back and forth. And depending on which state you live (62 comments)
electronic signatures: If you’re not using technology, you’re not in the game! - 09/08/09 01:33 AM
With all of the technological advances today, it's a wonder that there are still agents who get in their car and drive to meet their clients for every signature and initial. Now I do not intend to downplay the level of customer service you provide by driving to your clients home, office or local coffee shop for a meet and greet or signing session. Real estate is a relationship business and so meeting and getting to know you client's is essential. HOWEVER, once you make that initial contact and have that meet and greet or listing presentation over coffee, it's time (68 comments)
DocuSign wants to hear YOUR story! Did you know that more than 37 million electronic signature events have been powered by DocuSign? There's a story behind every envelope sent via DocuSign, and we're kicking off a contest to uncover some of the most interesting anecdotes about how DocuSign has helped you and your business. Our Grand Prize winner will receive a $500 Visa gift card. We're also giving away our new iPhone app for the first 10 iPhone users who share their stories. iPhone users, submit your best DocuSign story and you'll be automatically entered to win the free app and the Grand Prize. (0 comments)
electronic signatures: SF Bay Area Agents Needed for Focus Group - Earn $100! - 08/12/09 11:54 AM
I'm reaching out to this great network of real estate professionals to find a few who would be interested in making a difference. Are you a Realtor, real estate agent, real estate consultant, mortgage broker, or otherwise associated with the real estate industry? We are seeking real estate professionals who are NOT using electronic signature or electronic contract execution in their business. Do you have an hour to discuss your thoughts on electronic signature, in exchange for $100 Visa gift card? ZOOM Marketing, a market research consultancy, is running a focus group in Sunnyvale, CA to learn more about those in (0 comments)
electronic signatures: Does an e-signature really help my business? Survey says....YES! - 07/27/09 05:06 PM
You may be wondering if it is "worth it" to add an electronic signature to your real estate business model. If you mean "worth it" as in "will it save me time, money and will it impact my business in a positive way?' the answers is a very loud - YES!! Don't take our word for it, DocuSign subscribers have spoken. We surveyed our subscriber base and asked them a lot of questions. We asked our subscribers how DocuSign has made an impact on them and their business. Curious as to what they said? Keep reading..... Survey Results: When we asked (33 comments)
electronic signatures: Are you keeping up with the Joneses, in a GREEN world? - 07/21/09 12:15 PM
Who are the Jones's? They are your current clients and your future clients. Let's create a scenario of the "Joneses". The Joneses are consumers who make conscious decisions to be green, they work online, do business by email and only use paper when necessary, and they carpool or ride the bus to save on natural resources and to reduce pollution. The Joneses use computers, email, mobile/data phones, voice and text messaging on a daily basis. Are you keeping up with the Joneses? Let's see: • Computer - Check! • Mobile/data phone - Check! • Email - Check! (34 comments)
electronic signatures: How much time do you spend faxing or re-faxing your forms in a single transaction? Is there a better way? - 07/13/09 11:34 AM
Have you ever thought that maybe the fax machine was invented for real estate? As an industry, it still seems extremely prevalent when all other industries have moved to online resources. Is it feasible to NEVER send another fax? Turns out it is highly feasible! There is a new way of closing business and for those "in the know", they have been managing their real estate transactions online - even getting signatures for contract approval online. Wow! The secret is out - ESIGN technology! ESIGN technology was federally approved in The 2000 Federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act. (65 comments)
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