Greg Bartels

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What Media Payables Leaders can Learn from Google's Automation Strategy

Stop me if you've heard this one: Technological advancements will free media and advertising companies from the drudgery of repetitive low-value administrative tasks to focus ...
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Supplier Portals and Blue-Chip College Basketball Prospects

It’s not often that accounts payable makes front-page news. So, it was surprising when the topic of a major sneaker manufacturer’s supplier portal was one of the lead stories ...
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The Myth of the Paperless Back Office – A Reality with Digital Technologies

Casual industry observers could be forgiven for thinking that that organizations have rid their back offices of inefficient and ineffecitve manual tasks in favor of ...
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11 Ways Advanced Digital Transformation Solutions Mitigate Security Risks

Mitigating security risks is a top-of-mind issue for controllers.  And for good reason.  Data breaches at prominent businesses are seemingly a regular item in daily newspaper ...
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Artificial Intelligence Won’t Solve All Your Accounts Payable Problems

Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the hottest digital transformation topics in accounts payable.
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How AP Automation trumps ERP Investments

Most businesses spend more on their enterprise resources planning (ERP) application than any other technology purchase.  “It’s the financial nerve center of our business,” ...
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2019: The Year for AP Automation

There has never been a better time to propose transforming your accounts payable processes with digital technologies.
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Here Come the AP Robots

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) was one of the hottest topics at the Institute of Finance and Management’s (IOFM) recent Accounts Payable and Procure-to-Pay Conference in ...
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AI: an Unlikely Ally of Your AP Staff

Help is on the way for overburdened accounts payable practitioners. 
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