AP Depart Process

Is your AP Department Running at Peak Performance?

Market Perspectives from IOMA Industry Report Evaluating your AP Department Effective management of working capital, defined as current assets minus current liabilities, is one of the oldest financial management practices. Hand-in-hand with this practice is the generally held belief that short-term needs should be financed with short-term sources of cash, and long-term needs should be…

Posted on February 6, 2020 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

Increasing Productivity with RPA

Increasing Productivity Without Hiring More People

Positive cash flow is crucial to success in business. Simply put, you need to have more money coming in than going out. Whether you’re flying solo or operating with a full staff, the more productive you can be, the better. But what happens if you’re getting all the work you can out of your current…

Posted on January 30, 2020 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

Outsourcing in Finance

The Evolution of Outsourcing in Finance

Accounting forms the foundation of every successful organization.  If you don’t have more money coming in than going out, you’ll find it’s tough to stay in business for long. A good finance team can help keep operations in the black, as well as ensuring that you meet your tax and regulatory obligations. But a team…

Posted on January 13, 2020 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

Accounting Associations & Memberships

Accounting Associations & Memberships – Our Top Picks

Our industry moves fast and it’s our job to stay on top of technological advancements so you don’t have to. That’s why we’re involved with some of the industry-leading associations for accounts payable, financial and outsourcing professionals.  You might say we keep pretty good company These groups provide us with the most innovative and cutting-edge…

Posted on November 13, 2019 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

Centreviews Expands Robotic Process Automation Operations in Two Harbors

Centreviews Expanding its Robotic Process Automation Operations with New Facilities in Two Harbors

Centreviews provides its customers with Robotics Process Automation (RPA) technology that offers simple and secure solutions to automate accounts payable and accounts receivable processes. Centreviews, the technology developed and branded by API Outsourcing, bolsters the company for significant growth. The cloud-based application utilizes software robots (digital workers) so customers can implement it without making capital…

Posted on July 30, 2019 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

7 Signs It's Time for Accounts Payable Automation

7 Signs That You Need Accounts Payable Automation

Automation has taken over almost every area of business, including accounting. But not all businesses have fully automated. In fact, it can seem easier to simply continue with the status quo. But in doing so, you may be costing your company money and harming the business. Knowing when it’s time to take the leap, though,…

Posted on January 30, 2019 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

The Ins and Outs of Virtual Credit Cards

Learn how virtual credit cards work and how they can benefit your company’s bottom line If you are involved in purchasing or financial decision-making for your company, you have likely heard the excitement surrounding virtual credit cards (also known as electronic or epayables) over the last few years. The payment industry is moving increasingly towards paperless…

Posted on November 8, 2018 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

RPA Definition

RPA Definition What is Robotic Process Automation?

Robotic process automation (RPA) may sound like a complicated, high-tech term, but in truth, it’s something you use and encounter every day. Robotics process automation refers to the practice of using technology to perform repetitive tasks that workers were saddled with in the past. When it comes to RPA, images of robots imagined in science-fiction…

Posted on September 1, 2018 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

David Luftman, The Sak Brand Group

David Luftman – The Sak Brand Group: The Winding Path to Accounting

David Luftman was originally on track to work in the field of psychology when he made the switch to accounting. While studying at Binghamton University, he noticed he was drawn to the research and statistical analysis aspects of psychology. The psychology research projects he embarked upon during his studies only reinforced his passion for data…

Posted on August 25, 2018 by Liang McIntosh-Yee

Agnes Palmeri, The Sak Brand Group

Agnes Palmeri – The Sak Brand Group: The Determination to Succeed

Agnes Palmeri has never shied away from hard work. Determined to get her degree, she attended night classes at New York’s Baruch College while working full-time. Upon graduation with a degree in finance and investments, she realized accounting was where her heart truly was, which led her to pursue a master’s degree in accounting at…

Posted on August 21, 2018 by Liang McIntosh-Yee