Outdated AP Software and the Efficiency of New Systems

Companies run in to the problems caused by outdated software all the time, the “if it isn’t broke don’t fix it” mentality seeps in to technology and causes a stall.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

AP Automation: How Much Could You Really Save?

Are you struggling to get your senior management or CFO on board with AP automation? Perhaps this is because you are focusing too much on what the AP automation solution will do, or alleviate, and not enough on how much money will be saved and when. The thing with AP Automation is that the earlier

Fourth Industrial Revolution and Finance

What were the other Industrial Revolutions? The First Industrial revolution took place between the 18th and 19th century. The development of factory systems, machine tools, and steam power, really driving the textile Industry and with it creating Great Britain as the world’s leading commercial nation. The technological revolution or also known as Second Industrial Revolution

Knowledge is Power for P2P

We all know that knowledge is power, what we don’t know is how to acquire said knowledge. It’s easy to implement an automated solution to complete a process, but how can you maximise the benefits from your solution if you don’t gain any knowledge or experience from it? In the days of cloud technology, sharing

The P2P Business Case – Successful Implementation

Everywhere you look in today’s business environment you will find two words ‘Digital Transformation’. Going digital is the primary route to keeping pace with demands on all aspects of individuals and organisations. These two words which can, do, and in some instances have placed a measure of fear in many of us, will continue to

Is Capture the Key to Automation?

The Importance of High Capture Rates in AP Automation

The Fastest Way to Streamline Your Accounts Payable Process

as-a-Service in Accounts Payable… The Future of Capture