Thanks to Microsoft, RPA is going mainstream.

Phil Fersht of HFS Research posted an interesting development in RPA’s technology adoption. https://www.horsesforsources.com/rpa-is-alive_030321 From my perspective; for a technologies to become widely used (like e-mail and smartphones) they must be; 1. easy to use, 2. offer a high value to cost ratio and 3. must have an enabler that can scale them. RPA’s primary…

Smarter Together: It’s Procurement and Finance’s Time to Lead

Over the last week I’ve attended Sourcing Industry Groups Global Executive Summit. The Keynote was by Coupa’s CFO Todd Ford on “Smarter Together: It’s Procurement and Finance’s Time to Lead”.In it Todd shared a couple CFO insights on interdepartmental collaboration that are core to Procurement Performance Improvement. First: over 60% of CPO’s report into the…