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!


Robotic Process Automation 101

Suddenly, the business world is all atwitter over robotic process automation (RPA), and I am talking to many business leaders who feel like they are behind in adoption. Good news: You’re not. Like a lot of people and things that become famous overnight, RPA has actually been around for…Read blog post

Woz Inspires at Coupa Inspire ‘17

  • June 01, 2017
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  • Coupa
“Always design something new that does not come from anyone else’s design.” “Motivation is more important than knowledge.” “Don’t let success change you.” “Always have fun.” These were some of the most tweeted quotes from tech legend Steve Wozniak, who brought inspiration…Read blog post

Coupa Community Champion Diane Carrara Embodies the Power of We

  • May 17, 2017
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  • Thomas Kase
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  • Coupa
Today we are pleased to announce the second recipient of our Coupa Community Champion award. One of Coupa’s core principles is to encourage collaboration among peers, across industries and geographical boundaries to improve the overall spend management industry. This year’s champion, Diane Carrara of CSAA Insurance group was selected because…Read blog post

4 strategies for winning the war for top spend management talent

Over the last five or so years, there has been a dawning realization within companies that spending on indirect goods and services—everything that you spend money on to run the company, excluding salaries—is a big area of opportunity for creating efficiency and cost savings. This is not news to…Read blog post

Elevating spend management: Top insights from our Executive Advisory Board

Coupa Inspire is almost upon us, and with it the first anniversary of the Coupa Executive Advisory Board (EAB). The EAB is the brainchild of Kendra Von Esh, a former CIO who implemented Coupa before joining the company to act as executive advisor to other CXOs. She quickly found that…Read blog post

Meet the Bloggers

  • Jake Adger

  • Donna Wilczek

  • Tony Darugar

  • Sanket Naik

  • Amit Duvedi

  • J.R. Robertson

  • Gabe Perez

  • Alex Kleiner

  • Kevin Turner

  • Rob Bernshteyn

  • Kira Bernshteyn

  • Nick Chaplin

  • Andy Chiang

  • Jon Goss