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ERP Transformation The 7 Crucial Steps to Proper ERP Transformation

Download Signavio’s 7-Steps to ERP Transformation for practical tips on how to ensure your ERP transformation is successful. This ‘how-to’ guide takes you through seven crucial stages and ensures you are tooled up for revolutionizing your ERP landscape.

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ERP GPO Leveraging the GPO in a Multi-ERP Organisation

This session looks at how £2.6bn company Intertek operates off a complex ERP landscape, and how the GPOs have been able to secure 'marginal gains' given these challenging conditions.

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Data Management Master Data Blue Prism and Celonis to Partner

Blue Prism and Celonis have announced a partnership to jointly bring their products to market.

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e-invoicing AP How Education Corporation of America Has Streamlined the Invoice Process

This webinar looks at how ECA transformed their own Microsoft Dynamics-based Accounts Payable operation after doubling the number of campuses they supported.

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Benchmarking/KPIs AP Clean and Accurate Vendor Master Data

The Foundation of Working Capital Management

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Automation RPA “Automation Makes Bad Worse Faster?” – The Role of AI in Shared Services

Whether you are piloting robotic process automation, exploring it, or in full flow of production, what we are learning is that process and master data must be understood, clean and consistent before you try to automate.

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Master Data How to Improve your Master Data

Good data empowers shared services to better understand and improve their Procure-to-Pay process. High quality master data is also a linchpin of P2P automation. Plus, as requirements around data management are changing, having confidence in the quality of your data and global visibility has never been more important. 

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Master Data Audit Recovery Guest Blog: Five ‘Quick-Win’ Missed Opportunities for Shared Services Centres

Many organisations are justifiably proud of their shared services centres. Compared to traditional approaches to organising and carrying out important back-office functions, the modern shared services centre is rightly regarded as a significant step forward.

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Legal/Compliance/Risk Master Data Top 3 Controls to Prevent Vendor Fraud

Robust master data management is essential to identify and prevent vendor fraud. In our recent report with APEX Analytix, we analysed the quality of data management processes in today’s shared services and identified the practices organizations have established to reduce risk of fraud.

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Global Business Services VAT/Tax 5 FRESH Areas NSG GBS is Delivering Savings

Find out how glass giant NSG is finding small areas across the business that deliver extra value.

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Master Data Cloud Master Data in the Cloud: 5 Security Fundamentals

Your master data is essential to the smooth operation of your business. But it is also valuable to others. Master data is vulnerable to both internal and external attacks. As the future of business and data is increasingly cloud-based, we explore five fundamentals to ensure the security of your data.

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Master Data Supply Chain Management How to Manage Your Vendor Master: A 3 Step Guide

Vendor masters are the foundation of all that happens in procure to pay. They define approved business relationships, capture critical trading partner data and help you determine who gets paid, how and when. They also help you make well-informed decisions about strategic sourcing and steps for reducing costs and improving your bottom line.

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Master Data Analytics Data and Analytics as part of Rio Tinto's SSC

Presented at the 10th Annual European Shared Services Leaders' Summit, Fernando Pons, Head of Service Management Business Services & Support at Rio Tinto shares his insight on how his Shared Services Centre is utilising Data and Analytics as part of their service offering.

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Master Data Connecting the Dots through Innovation

Presented at the 10th Annual European Shared Services Leaders' Summit, Tim Vine, Head of European Trade Credit at Dun & Bradstreet shares his insight on the business struggle of finding truth and meaning in data.

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e-invoicing Automation A Winning e-Invoicing Program by Premier Foods

Every company’s automation journey looks different. Many choose to automate mainly to achieve efficiency savings as technology such as e-invoicing enables organizations to process more invoices with less resource. However the visibility and speed of processing of processing invoices electronically opens the door to significant revenue generating opportunities including supply chain finance – a benefit that is drawing many to automate.

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P2P Process Master Data How to Get Proactive About Your Vendor Master Data – 4 Tips to Success

Good quality vendor master data is at the heart of any high performing shared services operation. Without good data, it’s impossible to capture the full benefits of automation technology, and the risk of fraud is high. With good data, you can analyze the performance of your suppliers, leverage spend and reduce your cost base.

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Master Data How to Get Proactive About Your Vendor Master Data: 4 Tips to Success

In this presentation see what Apex Analytix and sharedserviceslink consider to be the biggest challenges for clean master data.

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Master Data How to Get Proactive About Your Master Data: 4 Tips For Success

Good quality vendor master data is at the heart of any high performing shared services operation.   sharedserviceslink and APEX Analytix conducted a research study into how shared services are currently managing vendor data. We will be sharing the results of the brand-new research in this webinar.

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Master Data Analytics Master Data and the Role it Can Play in Transforming Your Shared Services

Understand the significance that master data plays in helping you take your shared services to the next level.

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O2C SAP How to Maximise SAP Automation to Enhance P2P, Master Data and O2C Processes

A fantastic webinar illustrating how you can get more out of SAP to support cross-function shared services.

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Master Data Supply Chain Management 3 Reasons You Should Care About Supplier Information Management

Why should you care about supplier information management and what you can do to improve it? Here are three key reasons:

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P2P Process Analytics Is Your P2P Data Safe?

When choosing the ideal P2P solution, key considerations will always be how best to cut costs, streamline processes, and improve the financial supply chain. However, our increasingly digitized age now demands that organizations equally prioritize data security.

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Master Data 11 tips on data management by a shared services veteran

‘Master data management’. Never have I heard these three words so passionately voiced than during my recent interview with seasoned shared services leader Dan Foley. Now heading up the Mouchel shared services operation, Dan was deeply involved in the build and running of shared services centers for Diageo, ITV, Marks and Spencer, and Premier Foods. Considering this history, you can confidently say that when he talks about what’s what in shared services, people listen.

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Master Data P2P Process 3 Ways to Drive Improvements to Vendor Master Data

A recent survey conducted by sharedserviceslink and Tradeshift revealed that 68% of shared services professionals responding struggle with delays to payments caused by inaccurate supplier information.

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Master Data The Horrors of a Big Vendor Master Database and 5 Steps to Improve It

Read this quick action plan to get things moving between Procurement and Finance.

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Master Data Video: Diageo on How to Successfully Manage Vendor Data

Judit Pósán explains how Diageo reduced its vendor data from 108,000 to 30,000 vendors within two years.

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VAT/Tax Master Data Juergen Wendel: HP Takes Control of its Tax Master Data in SAP

Juergen Wendel from Hewlett Packard discusses the challenges he has overcome with tax master data in SAP.