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GPO Global Process Owners - Everything you Need to Know

A GPO is the owner of the process such that no change can be made to the process without his or her consent.

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GPO Process Excellence/Compliance Shared Services Leaders’ Summit, Chicago 2019: Notes from the Chair

Dan French, co-chair of the Shared Services’ Leaders Summit in Chicago and CEO of Consider Solutions, sums up two days of stimulating presentations and discussions

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GPO P2P Process P2P GPO Pulse – How to Drive Process Effectiveness

In pursuing their mission to optimize global processes, one of the key objectives for GPOs is to drive simplification and standardization. This is what P2P GPOs told us about their preferred strategies and tactics to optimize effectiveness in the activities under their control.

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GPO 2nd Edition of the Global Process Owners Manual

The Global Process Owner Manual Edition 2 has arrived. More detailed and more instructive than Edition 1.

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GPO The Power and Influence of a GPO - How Deep does Ownership go?

Last month at our Global Process Owner event, there was a lot of discussion surrounding the power and influence that a GPO should hold.

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GPO sharedserviceslink's Global Process Owner Manual

In February 2014, thirty three current and aspiring Global Process Owners (GPOs) gathered in London to discuss the role of GPO, what the specific responsibilities of an effective GPO are, and how they can best be applied. This exclusive document is a synthesis of the discussions that took place on that day, and is intended to serve as a guideline for companies of varying sizes, at different stages of organizational and process maturity, who plan to institute or develop the role of a GPO.

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GPO What does Success look like for a Global Process Owner?

Good processes and effective process owners enable the business to operate more effectively, which is why more and more companies are employing process owners.

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GPO The Key to Truly Effective Global Process Ownership?

At sharedserviceslink, we have seen an increasing number and variety of organizations recruit for Global Process Owners in the past few years. But what has struck us has been the variety in description of these roles, which begs the question: What really defines process ownership? And what are the key elements to truly effective process ownership?

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GPO Global Process Owners with Teeth – How Vodafone Turned the Theory into Practice

At last week’s 10 Keys to Process Excellence conference, Wael Fattah, Finance Global Process Lead from Vodafone, describes exactly how configure your governance structure and service delivery model to give global process owners the power to actually effect change in your organisation.

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P2P Process GPO Thirteen Qualities to Look For When Recruiting a Purchase to Pay Process Owner

This blog examines the qualities required for a perfect purchase to pay owner

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HR P2P Process What to Look For When Recruiting a Purchase-to-Pay Process Owner

The question that stops most shared services leaders in their tracks is: ‘should the perfect P2P process owner be largely accountant or largely change manager?’ It’s a question most leaders wouldn’t have asked a few years ago as it’s only recently that the job of Purchase to Pay Process Owner has come into being. A few years ago the title was a rarity. But now it’s recognised as a central component to the development of finance shared services.

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GPO Continuous Improvement Have You Ever Thought of Doing This to Drive Continuous Improvement?

In the life cycle of shared services, the concept of charging in many people’s minds has the significance of charging your phone battery before you go to bed at night. You often forget about it, but it’s essential to performance. I’ve worked with tons of shared services operations over the years, and can tell almost immediately, without asking, how they structure their charging mechanism. I will give you an example.