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Coupa is a company of talkers, passionate about sharing tips, tricks and advice for improving finance and procurement and saving companies of all sizes time and money. But we’re not the only people with opinions and ideas. We’d love to hear from you so join the conversation!

 

How to use LinkedIn to simplify supply market intelligence gathering

This week, we've been talking with Kelly Barner, blogger and Managing Editor of Buyers Meeting Point and co-author of Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals: Research, Processes and Resources (J. Ross Publishing, 2015) about the impact of social media on conducting supply market intelligence. According to Kelly, social media, particularly…
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Secrets for using Twitter for supply market intelligence

In our last post, we talked with Kelly Barner, blogger and Managing Editor of Buyers Meeting Point and co-author of Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals: Research, Processes and Resources(J. Ross Publising, 2015) about the impact social media has had on how supply market intelligence is developed. According to Kelly,…Read blog post

Social media research essential for supply market intelligence

Providing supply market intelligence generates measureable value. It improves procurement’s results while also contributing to other organizational efforts, including risk mitigation, identification of competitive threats, and merger and acquisition activities. It also improves the image of procurement within the organization, thereby increasing its ability to partner for positive impact.   That’s…Read blog post

5 fundamentals for unlocking astonishing collaborative breakthroughs

If you're a business professional, then you probably hear the word collaboration a lot - maybe more than you'd like to. Collaboration has rightfully earned its place in the Hall of Fame of business buzzwords. But what does it really mean? And how do you ensure that you are doing…Read blog post

The Coupa Top 5: Mavericks and Athletes

Procure-to-Pay has its own Gartner report now, a sure sign that the tools and market are maturing. The profession is maturing too, as we've discussedin these pages recently. More signs: Calls for a more strategic and less punitive approach to maverick spenders, for procurement professionals with the situational abilities of…Read blog post

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