Coupa Blog

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!

 

The Mechanic’s Guide to Creating a Great Place to Work

  • October 24, 2017
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
Coupa was recently named a great place to work by the Great Place to Work organization. As the CEO, I’m both proud and humbled by this designation. It’s nice to see us acknowledged and to know that my colleagues at Coupa feel the way they do. Of course, I’m well aware…Read blog post

Why Spend Management Requires an ‘Accelerated’ Approach

  • October 05, 2017
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
The ‘A’ in C-O-U-P-A stands for Accelerated. At Coupa, we are pursuing a vision of delivering a comprehensive spend management platform, with a foundation of openness and unparalleled user-centricity. We’ve been building toward leveraging big data and our technology to deliver prescriptive recommendations to help our customers create a competitive advantage for themselves…Read blog post

Why Spend Management Requires a Prescriptive Approach

  • September 20, 2017
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
In the C-O-U-P-A alphabet, “P” is for prescriptive, as in prescriptive recommendations. Over the long term, this is the biggest opportunity for Coupa to differentiate ourselves from our competitors, and for our customers to do the same with theirs. As the world goes digital, many of us find…Read blog post

Why Spend Management Requires an Open Approach

  • September 05, 2017
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
What does the O in C-O-U-P-A stand for? Open. There are three dimensions to how we think about openness at Coupa. At the product level, Coupa is open in terms of being able to connect and coexist with other technologies. We believe open products win over closed products.…Read blog post

A Comprehensive Approach to Spend Management

  • August 31, 2017
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
Who is Coupa? What is the value we provide? Where did we come from, where are we now, and where are we going? As CEO, these are questions I answer frequently, for both internal and external audiences. Earlier this year, in a dream state, I realized that the…Read blog post