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22 Sep2016

Making e-Procurement Make Sense with A Real-World Example

Thursday, 22 Sep 2016

Beginning our series on the WeProcurement™, my previous post took a look at what it means to build relevance into an e-procurement system to make e-procurement make sense to users. In this case study on e-procurement, we’ll look at a real-world exa...

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19 Sep2016

How tech can make the CFO’s job easier

Monday, 19 Sep 2016

Over the last few years, I’ve read countless articles about the role of CFOs evolving from traditional skills and disciplines to wearing multiple hats and becoming a strategic force within the business. Today, we’re focused not only on reducing cos...

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12 Sep2016

Are CFOs ready to become Chief Performance Officers of the future?

Monday, 12 Sep 2016

If we started with a blank sheet of paper, would we design the Finance functions we have today? Possibly not, according to a recent hypothesis from PwC[1] about the CFOs of the future.

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08 Sep2016

Making e-Procurement Make Sense with WeProcurement™

Thursday, 8 Sep 2016

Managing procurement with traditional e-procurement systems can be tough but what is ultimately the key to success of an e-procurement project? User adoption. If you want people across your organization to follow new processes, comply with policy, and use the...

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05 Sep2016

Are you sitting on a potential Goldmine?

Monday, 5 Sep 2016

Launching a business, project or venture used to be not for the fainthearted, it typically involved asking a few people for large sums of money, with high risk and uncertain reward.

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31 Aug2016

How to Save by Reducing Maverick Spending

Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016

The Hackett Group estimates that maverick spending can cost companies up to 2% of all indirect spending, due to lost savings opportunities and inefficiencies. That amounts to millions of dollars wasted every year.

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24 Aug2016

A Quick Primer on Managed vs. Unmanaged Spend

Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016

The definitions are simple. Any demand for goods and services that management wants directed toward preferred suppliers is considered managed spend.  Demand for goods and services that are left up to individual discretion is considered unmana...

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17 Aug2016

7 Reasons Why P2P Automation is really a No Brainer

Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016

Are you still on the fence about getting a purchase to pay system? That’s understandable. There’s a lot of information out there, and it’s easy to get off in the weeds.

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10 Aug2016

7th Secret for Successful e-Procurement: Keep improving

Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016

It is easy to think that once your e-procurement system goes live, the job is essentially over. The reality, however, is quite different. To realize the full benefits of your new program you’ll need to develop and adjust your procurement management plan....

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03 Aug2016

Procure-to-Pay Best Practices - 6th Secret: Start small and grow

Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016

When creating your new e-procurement strategy, keep in mind that today’s cloud-based solutions and supplier networks make it easier to start small and build from there. One procure-to-pay best practice is to start your e-procurement program with a single...

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