EDITOR's PICKS
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Making the Most of the New Consumer Products Marketplace
2018 is set to be a better year for UK consumers than 2017. Unemployment is low and inflation is expected to ease off, giving more spending power to the people. The same is true on the other side of the Atlantic – all of which bodes well for the...

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How Automation is Changing the Shape of Manufacturing
Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, machine learning and the Internet of Things (IoT) to name a few – the exciting smart technologies available today, and coming tomorrow, is nothing short of a new industrial revolution. As technology...

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Do You Have All Your Business Risks Covered?
For finance managers, it’s very easy to focus on the risks that fall into your remit: failing to comply with legislation, breaching travel and expense policy, falling victim to fraud, and the like. But businesses face other risks too. And as a...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Expense Automation and Mobile AI: Time to Embrace a New Norm
I recently visited the head of sales at a retail company and had just shown him the machine learning receipt capture technology on the SAP Concur mobile app. What he said surprised me. He was struggling to see the benefit their team would gain as...

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Use Corporate Cards and P-Cards to Gain Visibility and Control of Employee Spend
As we continue exploring how to better manage employee initiated spend, this article focuses on using corporate cards and P-cards as a means to facilitate unstructured spend visibility and control. Furthermore, it highlights the benefits of...

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How to Improve Cashflow: Top Tips for Finance
When your business uses manual, paper-based finance processes, all the information you need is there, but finding it in a timely manner is hard. That means it’s hard to keep track of cashflow – and even harder to improve it. Finance automation...

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Travel & Expense Trends
The Impact of Online Booking Tool Configurations on Global Travel
Whether you’re planning to “go global” or if your company already has a globalized corporate travel program, it is crucial to understand the role of your online booking platform. The technical configuration of the tool, along with strategic agency...

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industry news
Do You Have a Supplier Invoice Policy in Place?
A supplier invoice policy is one of those documents that every business should have. An effective policy will greatly reduce the amount of time related to the tasks of approving and processing vendor invoices, addressing exceptions, or storing,...

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The Secret to Successfully Scaling Up Culture is Letting Go
I believe that getting culture right is the key to business growth. But at the same time, growth also poses the greatest risk to culture. It is relatively easy to foster openness, warmth, and genuine trust amongst a small group of people – but how...

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