Making Cents

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Rob Bernshteyn Presents: The New Coupa

Coupa has always helped our customers tame their spend by providing an innovative, easy to use, fast to implement and cost-effective cloud spend management application.

 

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Friday Link Corral: 06.24.11

It’s Friday afternoon, you’re still at the office — and Saturday is right around the corner. How to get through these last few hours before the weekend?

 

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Spend Matters Covers New Coupa Release

It’s been 1 month, 1 week, and 1 day since the new Coupa release and we couldn’t be prouder of the latest iteration of our Cloud Spend Management platform.

 

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Employees are Consumers…Imagine That!

I recently read a blog post on Enterprise Irregulars that raised an important but often overlooked concept: employees are also consumers. Today’s young professionals were born mouse-in-hand, turning to sites like Amazon and eBay to shop and Facebook to connect with friends. But it’s not just themillennials – we’ve reached a point where our grandparents, for whom their early memories of technology were purely industrial, are now embracing social networking and online search. If someone born during the Great Depression can intuitively figure out how to use Amazon and Facebook, shouldn’t we apply the same ease-of-use to applications we depend on every day in the workplace?

 

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Friday Link Corral: 06.17.11

It’s Friday afternoon, you’re still at the office — and the weather outside is gorgeous. How to keep yourself occupied until you can go outside and play?

 

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My Software Has An Opinion

Jason Busch of Spend Matters recently wrote a 4-part series on the latest Coupa release and talked about opinionated software. One of his early quotes is telling…

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Pain (Relief) in the Cloud: Integration. (Part 2)

We covered the basic definition of an integration in part 1, up next, top two integration myths.

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Friday Link Corral: 06.10.11

Not $17K.

 

It’s Friday afternoon, you’re still at the office — but only because your company’s weekly happy hour doesn’t start until 5pm. So what to do until then?
 

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Pain (Relief) in the Cloud: Integration. (Part 1)

Integration. A word that sends project managers into a state of panic and strikes fear into the hearts of IT staffers — but only because integration is a commonly misunderstood portion of a software acquisition workflow.

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Pain (Relief) in the Cloud: I Have a Plan – Best Practices for Change Management in 2011

Good change is exhilarating, bad change is confounding – where do you want to be? When change management is done right, it can immediately improve processes and ensure alignment, which can save a bundle of money (and headaches). When change goes wrong, it can lead to confusion, delays, and extra costs, which can have you wishing you never started.

 

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