Concur news stories
Enterprise Resource Planning / ERP
Five ways ERP solutions can help an organisation’s cash flow
ERP systems can help consolidate data and create faster cash flow to support the expenses businesses need to pay.
Concur explains how CIOs can gain quick wins in financial transformation
Concur has come up with three important questions (including a breakdown of each one) CIOs should ask their teams to get a quick win.
How SMBs can gain an edge by going mobile
SMBs can implement change quickly because they don’t tend to have long approval processes or multiple layers.
Concur inks first ever distie deal with Nextgen in the driver's seat
Concur has inked its first every distribution deal – signing Nextgen Distribution in an ANZ wide deal.
Qualtrics appoints former SAP EVP to accelerate expansion
Qualtrics recently announced the appointment of John Torrey as head of corporate strategy, corporate development and business development.
How AI will impact invoicing and expense compliance – Concur
Automated technologies can track spending and analyse attributes, and then identify anomalies and patterns in employee expense reports.
Concur: How businesses can reign in overspending employees
Where overspend occurs, managers should ensure those responsible can justify their actions and, if necessary, educate them appropriately.
Finance, Leasing & Rental
Five ways businesses can gain control of employee expenses and save money
“Implementing an expense management plan is the most useful way organisations can manage employee expenses and ensure appropriate compliance.”
Big data: How companies can learn to swim in the data lake
Information is pouring into companies faster, so businesses are drowning in a flood so great it has become known as the ‘data lake’.
Concur: 'Business data holds the key to expense management'
While business expenses might seem like an ongoing (and outgoing) necessity, there are ways in which firms can capitalise on business expense data.
How to overcome data blind spots in travel & expense management
Concur says that data blind spots can occur when internal travel and expense management (TEM) systems don’t allow for easy monitoring and measurement.
The top scams you should watch out for when travelling abroad
Whether travelling for work or leisure, even the most seasoned travellers can fall victim to common scams.
Transforming the financial management processes for better cash flow
“This is a real business transformation and Concur is providing a strong framework.”
Small and Medium Enterprise / SME
SMEs in 2017: Cutting costs, more mobility & big data
“The use of automated expense management software enables businesses to see the status of employee expenses in real time."
A/NZ companies stuck in the past & using unreliable invoicing methods
Significant amount of Australian and New Zealand companies are still using traditional, paper-based methods.
Finance, Leasing & Rental
The role of the CFO is changing: It involves more IT than ever, says Concur
“As well as being more involved in overarching business operations, CFOs have a greater responsibility for IT."
Expense management: Microsoft Excel isn't going to cut it
"As an organisation grows or expands operations, the limitations of spreadsheets quickly become apparent."
The five-step process to keeping employees safe during business travel
Employers' duty of care obligations need to be more closely managed as employees become more autonomous and book more business travel.
Aussie businesses don’t understand the value of automated expense systems
“Supporting employees with better expense management tools can make a significant impact when it comes to efficiency and productivity."
The hidden costs to enterprises behind manual expense processes
"Using manual processes to manage employee expenses can be a waste of time and money."
Is your manual accounts payable system running you in circles?
Manual accounts payable (AP) processes are inefficient, costly and increase the risk of inaccurate payments that are not compliant, so why risk it?
Automation making tax time easier, says Concur
“Automated technology is making it easier for employees to track expenses and claim tax refunds or company reimbursement."
Why automated processes are essential
"Businesses must streamline and automate time-intensive processes, so that executives can instead focus on critical to strategy."
Small Business / SMB
Businesses warned about invoice fraud
“It is important for businesses to be vigilant, review their invoicing procedures and regularly monitor invoices to avoid this type of fraud.”