• Procurement Leaders Magazine is celebrating it's 50th issue. As part of that celebration, Editor Steve Hall has written a series of...
    Steve Hall
    Steve Hall
    Editor, Procurement Leaders

    Steve oversees the publication of Procurement Leaders Magazine and draws on a decade in business publishing, providing quality coverage to senior business leaders.

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    A Person Writing and Taking Notes
  • A punchout site is a connection from within your own catalog or procurement system to a supplier’s website. The punchout catalog...
    Coupa
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    Punchout Catalogs and Coupa
  • Here is a procurement best practice that sounds counterintuitive at first: giving all your employees access to all the suppliers you’ve...
    Donna Wilczek
    Donna Wilczek
    Senior Vice President, Strategy and Innovation, Coupa Software

    She is an executive sponsor of the Coupa Executive Advisory Board and an inventor with multiple software patents.

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    Rusted Gate
  • In this year’s CPO Rising report, author Andrew Bartolini, Managing Partner and Chief Research Officer at Ardent Partners, and Publisher of...
    Coupa
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    A word map of procurement and management terms.
  • The new CPO Rising report for 2014 is here! If you’re in procure-to-pay, you’ll want to get your hands on this...
    Coupa
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    Name tag that says hello I am Agile.
  • The new CPO Rising report for 2014 is here! If you’re interested in the future of procure-to-pay, you’ll want to get...
    Coupa
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    Image of a Volkswagon Van from the sixties with a flower power paint job.
  • The new CPO Rising report for 2014 is here! This report contains a wealth of insights and from 270 procurement executives...
    Coupa
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    Cartoon images of four heads with talking bubbles above them.
  • The new CPO Rising report for 2014 is here, and it’s chock full of insights from 270 procurement professionals that will...
    Coupa
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    Image of a Swiss Army Knife.
  • Earlier this month, we held a live “State of Coupa” webcast at our headquarters in San Mateo featuring CEO Rob Bernshteyn...
    Rob Bernshteyn
    Rob Bernshteyn
    CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

    Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

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  • What exactly does it mean for procurement to be strategic? There are a lot of things wrapped around that, but at...
    Jack Miles
    Jack Miles

    Jack is an advisor known for his experience developing and executing business strategies and his ability to deliver operational excellence in functions which typically under perform in most companies. He has lead procurement teams in both the public and private sector and is a member of Coupa's Visionary Council.

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    The best procurement strategy: Outstanding customer service
  • Undertaking any kind of business transformation involves change and change always introduces risk. Careers, cash and your company’s competitiveness are at...
    Amit Duvedi
    Amit Duvedi
    Vice President, Business Strategy Value Management, Coupa Software

    Prior to his role at Coupa, Amit served as VP of Consultative Sales and Strategy for SAP.

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    Four People With Question Marks in Front of Their Face and One Person Showing Face
  • There are only two ways a company can increase profitability—make more money or save more, and the two are equally important...
    Rob Bernshteyn
    Rob Bernshteyn
    CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

    Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

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    Is it time for procurement to have a spend optimization quota?
  • Reading supplychain.com recently, I came across this ten point procurement fraud prevention checklist by Paul Guile, a CIPS global procurement fraud...
    Jack Miles
    Jack Miles

    Jack is an advisor known for his experience developing and executing business strategies and his ability to deliver operational excellence in functions which typically under perform in most companies. He has lead procurement teams in both the public and private sector and is a member of Coupa's Visionary Council.

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    Going beyond the obvious to root out procurement fraud