Digital Tools and Disruptive Technology in the Public Sector: Taking Small Steps to Make a Big Difference

When we talk about disruptive technology, many people immediately think of outlandish and extreme changes in workflow and behaviour. However, there are plenty of small changes and simple tools we can use to help make the workplace a smarter, and more streamlined place. Changing the way you work As we welcome Generation Z into the workplace,

Can Robotic Process Automation Transform your Accounts Payable Function?

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) are all poised to transform the way in which businesses work, but can they really have a direct and meaningful effect on the day to day experience of Accounts Payable (AP) and Finance professionals? What is Robotic Process Automation? It is probably best to

How AI Is Driving CFO Dynamism

Our Corporate landscapes are changing at a faster pace than at any other time in modern history. And with this comes the need for business leaders that are more engaged and more energised.  Using technology, like AI, and freeing time to focus on the business and the people becomes a must for a modern CFO.

Keeping Millennials Connected With Their Aspirations

As a younger generation of workers become a majority in the workplace, companies are starting to realise that technology is a huge factor on whether staff stay content – or whether they stay at all! So what insights can I offer to help keep millennials connected with their aspirations – and equally importantly, your business?

Outdated AP Software and the Efficiency of New Systems

Companies run in to the problems caused by outdated software all the time, the “if it isn’t broke don’t fix it” mentality seeps in to technology and causes a stall. More people are scared at what they could lose rather than what they will gain, and in the meantime everything just gets worse and harder

Accounts Payable Data as a Critical Resource

Warning: the data revolution requires radical thinking. Let’s start this post honestly:  changing the way we use data isn’t always easy. But, the public sector has a genuinely astonishing opportunity to use data in an open, transparent and ethical way to the great benefit of the citizens and all our communities. Data has gone from

The Future of the Workplace: Meeting the Demands of the Next Generation

Every new generation entering the workplace have their own set of values and expectations. But, the emergence of Generation Z will turn the workplace as we know it on its head. Expect nomadic, hard working individuals that never switch off, care about culture, and are determined to make a difference. What makes Gen Z different?

Does My Company Need Electronic Invoice Software?

In an effort to digitalise purchase-to-pay processes, many businesses will procure electronic invoice software, but how do you know which software best suits your business or if you even need any at all? In order to establish the need for electronic invoice software, you should start by ensuring you know your current AP processes and

A Paperless Proposal for the Public Sector

I spent 12 months working for a local authority, the amount of paper we got through gave me nightmares, so I drafted a paperless proposal. It all started on my first day in the office, I was introduced to the filing cabinet. By filing cabinet, I mean a 5 meter squared area of “Train Track