As part of our series of blog posts revealing how we at HighQ use our own system, Benji Wilson, Graphic Designer, tells us how HighQ Collaborate helps him to work on projects easily with colleagues, share large files, and (almost) eradicate email from his working life. I am the main designer for HighQ’s brand and collateral. I’m based in the London […]
Our CEO Ajay Patel wrote an article for VentureBeat about Larry Ellison stepping down as CEO of Oracle. Read the full article on VentureBeat.
Private equity funds come in all shapes and sizes. You have funds that invest in entrepreneurial start-ups, you know, the ones whose main asset is just a great idea. And then you have the funds that buy established businesses in more traditional industries (retail, transport, resource, and so on) with the aim of reviving them to […]
Companies will always need to work with external teams, whether that is clients, partner companies, external advisers, regulators, agencies or freelancers. Typically this means emails pinging drafts back and forth, losing track of current document versions and changes. Instead, set up secure sites in your collaboration platform where you can work with external parties. Add people […]
Barack Obama. If ever there was an archetypal decision maker, he’s it. No doubt President Obama is intelligent, educated and has a very good understanding of how the world works. But do you really think he has deep and intimate knowledge of all the goings on of his country and the rest of the world? […]
Our CEO Ajay Patel appears as a featured entrepreneur in IdeaMensch‘s interview series. Read the full story over at IdeaMensch.
We’re pleased to announce Garrigues as a new client of HighQ Collaborate. Garrigues is the largest law firm in Continental Europe and is the Iberian Peninsula’s leading tax and legal services firm in terms of professional headcount and billings. The firm sought a platform to enable them to set up data rooms and facilitate collaboration between lawyers and clients. Their […]
For small businesses, the move towards using software for project management is gaining momentum, and there are trends emerging as to the types of project management software they prefer. Project management software is very helpful for streamlining certain elements of project management, whether that is plotting project milestones using task management solutions or analysing the […]
HighQ COO Stuart Barr shares his thoughts on the launch of the Apple Watch for Forbes. Read the full story over at Forbes.
This is part of our series of Solutions Spotlight blog posts demonstrating custom solutions that can be built within HighQ Collaborate using the iSheets module. Employee absence Simplify the employee absence monitoring process by using this simple iSheets solution. Instead of manually filling in a paper form that will be stored in their employment file, employees can fill in an online form […]
High stakes M&A is definitely not for the faint-hearted. When you consider the sheer valuation of such transactions it’s enough to make your head spin. Take for example AOL and Time Warner in 2000 – 165 billion US dollars. Yes that’s right – BILLION! And that’s nothing compared to Vodafone and Mannesmann in 1999 – 202 billion US dollars. […]
We’re delighted to announce that HighQ has been listed as the 74th fastest growing technology companies in the UK by the 2014 Sunday Times Tech Track 100 league table. We’re honoured to be listed alongside companies like SwiftKey and Skyscanner, and are proud to have achieved a 50.38% three year average annual sales growth which placed us in this […]
The folks at GoToMeeting have created an interesting infographic on the global state of workplace mobility. The infographic was created to display the results of a survey with 1250 small and medium business across UK, France, Germany, US, Canada and Australia made in collaboration with YouGov on behalf of Citrix. The survey and infographic reveals that consumer-focussed […]
The batch of nude celebrity photos leaked from Apple’s iCloud to the internet last weekend inspired headlines and debates across the media. The shock reverberated throughout the iCloud community, as the extent of how vulnerable our personal information is when stored using the consumer cloud services became very clear. We realised that this extremely public breach of privacy (which a statement from Apple described […]
We’re pleased to announce Horten as a new client of HighQ Collaborate. Leading Danish firm Horten provides legal expertise within all practise areas to Danish and international business sectors. The firm sought a contemporary, user-friendly solution for sharing information and files with clients and lawyers. Horten’s instance of Collaborate will be known as Horten Connect. Read the full story here.
ILTA 2014 Without a doubt, the biggest news in the enterprise collaboration world this August was about ILTA 2014, the annual legal technology conference this year held in Nashville, Tennessee. Nicole Blake Johnson of BizTech Magazine gave a quick summary of the keynote speech by Peter Diamandis, chairman and CEO of the X PRIZE Foundation. His keynote […]
This is part of our series of Solutions Spotlight blog posts demonstrating custom solutions that can be built within HighQ Collaborate using the iSheets module. Claims management The iSheets module in HighQ Collaborate can be used as a multi-national claims management solution. Simply set up an iSheet to monitor and share information about all of the claims made in jurisdictions across […]
At the ILTA 2014 conference in Nashville recently, I was lucky enough to be invited to speak at a session looking at the future of legal technology. The session was titled Do Robot Lawyers Dream of Billable Seconds?, and I was joined on the panel by fellow speakers Joshua Lenon of Clio, Noah Waisberg of DiligenceEngine and Michael Mills of Neota Logic. The session […]
We’re pleased to announce Murrell Associates as a client of HighQ Collaborate. Murrell Associates is a specialist team of corporate/commercial lawyers, with experience in large London and West Country legal practices, providing commercial legal services to businesses in the South West and beyond. The firm sought a virtual data room solution to offer to their clients […]
The rise in popularity of consumer file sharing tools has had a massive impact on the enterprise, causing IT departments to have to rethink their security processes and implement new tools to meet demand. File sharing has come a long way in recent years. It used to be that if we wanted to share digital […]
HighQ’s document automation feature is a premium module now available in HighQ Collaborate. This module will enable you to store your branded static or boilerplate Word templates such as software license agreements, NDAs and employment contracts as well as many other documents, allowing you to assemble the content and automate the documents at the touch […]
Enterprise social software is high priority for IT departments today, as professionals expect to have access to the best of the consumer tools they use in their personal lives at work. These include social networking, simple file sharing and cloud storage, all available on their mobile devices. However, there is a belief that social tools […]
Last month ILTA released its 2014 Knowledge Management Survey Results published in the July 2014 ILTA KM White Paper. The survey is conducted every two years by ILTA’s Knowledge Management Peer Group and is designed to help ILTA members interested in KM to benchmark their organisation’s KM programme and keep on top of trends and hot […]
Today I’m proud to announce that HighQ Publisher 4 is available for previews at ILTA 2014. HighQ Publisher 4 is a fully mobile-optimised version of our leading integrated digital publishing and content marketing platform, used by some or the world’s leading law firms. Engineered to be touch-ready out of the box, Publisher 4 uses a responsive design to […]
We’re pleased to announce Bingham as a new client of HighQ Collaborate. Bingham is a global law firm with more than 800 lawyers in 14 offices, offering a broad range of market-leading practices focused on global companies. The firm sought a way to share sensitive information without using e-mail, so lawyers and their clients feel safer […]
We’re pleased to announce the release of our newest version of HighQ Collaborate. Collaborate 3.3 is loaded with new features, including two-factor authentication to provide additional security for very sensitive sites; iSheets date-based alerts, which will be helpful for maintaining time-sensitive data; the ability to copy files from site to site; the ability to import folder structures from Excel; document review […]
It’s that time of the year again where members of the HighQ team from all over the world converge in the US for ILTA 2014. This year it’s Nashville, Tennessee and we’ll have members of our team from London, Amsterdam, New York and San Francisco there in “Music City” to participate in the conference and hopefully hear lots of awesome music! […]
This is part of our series of Solutions Spotlight blog posts demonstrating custom solutions that can be built within HighQ Collaborate using the iSheets module. Tender review The tender review solution in HighQ Collaborate (using the iSheets and Files modules) is useful for simplifying both the tender management and tender application processes. For tender management (where you’re acting on behalf of […]
HighQ’s CEO Ajay Patel wrote an article for VentureBeat about how many cloud companies struggle to become profitable. Read the full article over at VentureBeat.
You’re no doubt aware that investor relations (IR) is a dialogue. It’s about explaining your business to the investment community as well as listening to their feedback. Competition for investor, analyst and media attention is strong. Neglecting these relationships can result in limited access to such audiences, and possibly financial loss. Now we’re not going […]