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HI, the new AI – what the Terminator got right

HI, the new AI – what the Terminator got right

Ever since Schwarzenegger told a desk Sargent that he’d be back and then was back 5 mins later crashing through the wall of police station, the world has been in love with the idea of AI.
Brexit and the future of electronic invoicing

Brexit and the future of electronic invoicing

Big changes are coming to the e-invoicing market, thanks to EU directive 2014/55/EU. Public sector organisations in Europe must be able to receive and process EU compliant e-invoices from their suppliers by April 18th 2020, at...
Invoice fraud: get smart or get fleeced

Invoice fraud: get smart or get fleeced

Invoice fraud can be an expensive problem, if you choose to ignore it. Last year invoice fraud cost UK firms almost £93 million, with 3,280 invoice and bank scam cases reported – at an average of £28,000 per case. Although...
Is digital transformation a technology issue?

Is digital transformation a technology issue?

In our private lives we interact daily with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and WhatsApp. At work, it’s applications for communicating with colleagues and clients; email, LinkedIn and Skype. There’s also Microsoft Office,...

What’s at the top of your CFO’s Christmas list?

Since it’s that time of year again, you might be thinking about what to get for the special someone in your life: your CFO. Though this is the person you work alongside every day, you may be at a loss as to what they’re hoping...
Is AI the future of shared services?

Is AI the future of shared services?

AI has the potential to complement human activities in Shared Services, driving efficiency for organizations on a massive scale.
The current state of the capture market

The current state of the capture market

I can remember a time when microfilm was still king. Remarkably, it’s a technology that was first used in the 1870’s and, after a great run, it died away gracefully as scanning and OCR took over. Of course, it continues to be...
The long term value of accurate data capture

The long term value of accurate data capture

In my role at CloudTrade, I’m fortunate to work with our partner organisations who provide technology solutions spanning many sectors and geographies. In recent years, topics of discussion have included Business Process...
How to get started with e-ordering

How to get started with e-ordering

One of my first roles in the industry was at one of the world’s largest document management providers (Xerox). I was tasked with persuading businesses to use digital for order processing.