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!

 

Business spend management and beyond: Coupa Inspire 2018

  • May 16, 2018
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  • Coupa
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  • Coupa
Last week, we completed our biggest and best Coupa Inspire yet, convening more than 1,800 at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco for three days of learning, networking, and sharing best practices. Thank you to all of you who joined us, bringing the enthusiasm, energy, and ideas that made it a great…Read blog post

Is Finance ready to reap the benefits of BSM?

  • May 01, 2018
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
Pause if you will for just a moment and think about the spend management environment a dozen years ago. The iPhone had not yet been invented. Amazon’s e-commerce juggernaut was just beginning to go into hyperdrive. The word “google” had recently been added to the dictionaryas a transitive verb, and the…Read blog post

Welcome to the Era of BSM—Business Spend Management

  • March 29, 2018
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  • Rob Bernshteyn
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  • Coupa
Business Spend Management (BSM) is a unified set of business processes, supported by software, that encompass procurement, invoice management and expense management—all the ways employees spend money—as well as the related processes of contract lifecycle management, supplier information management, inventory, advanced sourcing, budgeting, and analytics; all enriched by cross-company community…Read blog post

How to succeed at business spend management

  • January 24, 2018
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  • Amit Duvedi
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  • Coupa
We are proud to release the Coupa Benchmark for 2018. This report contains data on the results that top performing companies are achieving in 12 critical areas of the Business Spend Management (BSM) process using the Coupa platform. In BSM, as in all areas of human endeavor, benchmarks are invaluable…Read blog post

How to boost your career and profession: Tell your success story

  • December 05, 2017
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  • Kevin Turner
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  • Coupa
In my role as Vice President of Customer Success Marketing, a big part of my job is recruiting customers to tell their Coupa success stories on video. That’s an easy yes for some customers. Others are not so sure. I’m here to tell you that telling your success story…Read blog post