The Competitive Edge with AP Automation

Accounts payable automation and a competitive edge are directly related. The link may not seem immediately evident, but according to Mary Driscoll, a senior researcher at APQC in Houston, there is a connection. In her article posted on ww2.cfo.com entitled, … Read More

Three Necessary Enterprise Tools

What are the best tools to improve your business? Depending on what type of business you operate will determine those implements that you will use to make a successful business. For example, if you are a Dentist you will need … Read More

AP Automation: Helping Organizations Run Smoothly

It’s no accident that the word “corporation” derives from the Latin word “corpus”, meaning “body”. A business, in fact, is in many ways like the human body. It’s a living, breathing, functioning entity that is energized when it’s running smoothly, … Read More

E-invoicing is Like a Perfect Round of Golf

If you understand the game of golf, then you know that it gives you numerous hazards to be avoided, like sand traps and water hazards, not to mention the fact that every single course is different. And, even when you’re … Read More

Financial Adeptness: #1 Objective for AP Departments

In 2008, an economic meltdown occurred all around the world. It has been almost a decade since the onset of this recession and the first attempts to kick start recovery. While the financial markets have now bounced back and enterprises … Read More

Is AP Automation Good for Morale?

With newer developments in automation, the reality of machines replacing certain jobs has come into much clearer view. But is this something for the workforce to be concerned about? Especially AP departments who fear their positions will be replaced due … Read More

Trade Secrets of the Highly Competitive CFO

In the current economy, progress requires finance leaders to become smarter and faster than ever before. So, what’s the first step in becoming a successful architect of a contemporary financial infrastructure for a company? Maintaining a strong grasp on the … Read More

AP Automation and Your ERP System

When you get your first enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for your organization, that is the perfect time to also implement an effective AP Automation/Electronic Invoicing solution. That way, both systems can work together for optimum efficiency in collecting, storing, … Read More

Better Financial Control with Dynamic Discounting

It’s fairly easy to see why so many organizations still view AP Automation as just a source of handling supplier payments. But in the reality, it can have a major impact on the working capital of the company. As such, … Read More

AP Automation and Vendor Portals

Imagine a world where payments are simple. You make a deal with a vendor. You agree on a price. You pay it then move on to the next transaction, the process is smooth, streamlined, and efficient. Now, think about your … Read More

SaaS Solutions: Helping Businesses to Help Themselves

We all know what they say about fishing, give a man a fish and he eats for a day. Teach him how to fish and he eats for a lifetime, while showing the rest of his village how to do … Read More

AP Workflow Automation: Ultimate Efficiency

Transforming an AP Department into a highly efficient organization can be extremely challenging, but with AP Workflow it can be achievable. Now with the addition of accounts payable automation it can definitely lead to successful results. By definition AP workflow … Read More

Choosing the Right AP Automation Solution

It’s easy to forget that no digital or electronic application becomes a success on its own; not even AP automation. While all of the promised benefits are perfectly possible, without the right kind of solution and a good working knowledge … Read More

AP Automation VS Manual Processing

Recently I did a webinar titled, “What Happens When you Automate Accounts Payable? Real Data comparing Automated vs. Manuel Invoice Processors.” In this webinar I explained the results of the 2016 Payables Automation Survey, which was sent out to over 30,000 … Read More

The Undeniable Benefits of AP Automation

In an increasingly fast paced high tech world, nothing is more important than efficiency. If a business is inefficient, it loses money. If customer or supplier relations is poor, it can lose money. The good news is that AP automation … Read More