Here’s an easy step toward a paperless office: Internet business forms. Whether it’s purchase orders or time sheets, you can save time and boost efficiency by sending and receiving forms on the Net. Check out UWI.com (888-517-2675; www.uwi.com), a software firm that helps reduce the end-to-end costs of exchanging forms by using browser technology. By completing and filing a form using its InternetForms Viewer, you can send it to colleagues who use different word processing and spreadsheet programs. Source: Business 2.0, November 1998.
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