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5 Tips to Help Prevent and Control Maverick Spend

Thursday, September 29th, 2016
5 Tips to Help Prevent and Control Maverick Spend

By Allison Gillespie
Being a maverick isn’t all bad. Just look at Steve Jobs and Sir Richard Branson. Their outside-the-box ideas drove innovation and... Read More

4 Key Benefits of Adopting a Contract Management Solution

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
4 Key Benefits of Adopting a Contract Management Solution

By Raki Prasad
For large organizations, contract management can be a burden. A largely manual process for many organizations, contract management is often... Read More


Monday, September 26th, 2016
Spend Matters Untangles the ROI of a Source-to-Settle Suite vs. Standalone Modules

Spend Matters Untangles the ROI of a Source-to-Settle Suite vs. Standalone Modules

By Roberta Patterson
When making the decision to switch from disparate, standalone procurement modules to a suite of source-to-settle (S2S) solutions on the... Read More

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
Arizona State University Wins the 2016 Global Procurement Award for Sustainability

Arizona State University Wins the 2016 Global Procurement Award for Sustainability

By Roberta Patterson
Congratulations to Nichol Luoma and the Arizona State University procurement team who won the 2016 Global Procurement Awards ... Read More

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
SciQuest Selected as 2016 Finalist for 3 NC Tech Awards

SciQuest Selected as 2016 Finalist for 3 NC Tech Awards

By Roberta Patterson
SciQuest has been selected as a finalist for 3 NC Tech Awards!  The NC Tech Awards is North Carolina's only statewide technology... Read More

Monday, September 19th, 2016
Global Pharmaceutical Company Drives Success by Connecting Inventory Management with Research Procurement

Global Pharmaceutical Company Drives Success by Connecting Inventory Management with Research Procurement

By Zohre Massoudi
Pharmaceutical companies -- particularly in the research environment – face a number of challenges and complications when it comes to... Read More

Thursday, September 15th, 2016
The Spend Matters Guide to Gaining Leadership Buy-In for a Source-to-Settle Suite of Solutions

The Spend Matters Guide to Gaining Leadership Buy-In for a Source-to-Settle Suite of Solutions

By Roberta Patterson
In our recent blog, Spend Matters Explains the Benefits of Having Your Source-To-Settle Solutions Centralized, we discussed the additional... Read More

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
How to Get Started with Supplier Diversity Using Spend Analytics

How to Get Started with Supplier Diversity Using Spend Analytics

By Melissa Maurides
As our society evolves and advances, procurement professionals are (rightfully) being held to a higher standard when it comes to social... Read More

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
Spend Matters Explains the Benefits of Having Your Source-To-Settle Solutions Centralized

Spend Matters Explains the Benefits of Having Your Source-To-Settle Solutions Centralized

By Roberta Patterson
We as consumers have grown accustomed to all-in-one solutions, recognizing the efficiency and benefits of managing things from one central... Read More

Monday, September 12th, 2016
SciQuest Sponsors CED’s Tech Venture 2016 Conference

SciQuest Sponsors CED’s Tech Venture 2016 Conference

By Morgan Resnik
Entrepreneurship was the theme from a class project over two decades ago that fueled four college students to create an imaginary company.... Read More

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
3 Ways Supplier Fees Cost You More than You Think

3 Ways Supplier Fees Cost You More than You Think

By Melissa Maurides
Supplier fees are a sticky subject in the procurement world. While proponents do exist, a quick survey shows the majority of vendors and... Read More

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
Why Leveraging Supplier Performance Management Data is Critical for Maximizing Value

Why Leveraging Supplier Performance Management Data is Critical for Maximizing Value

By Stephanie McDonald
Supplier Performance Management (SPM) requires a lot of data and a great deal of analysis. Fortunately, there are tools in the market to... Read More

Thursday, September 1st, 2016
3 Ways to Outdo Yourself in Spend Management

3 Ways to Outdo Yourself in Spend Management

By Stephanie McDonald
Spend management professionals have become victims of their own early successes. Driving down costs in double digit increments over... Read More

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
When “Best of Breed” Supplier Management Isn’t – Don’t Get Burned

When “Best of Breed” Supplier Management Isn’t – Don’t Get Burned

By Melissa Maurides
Successful supplier management requires multiple perspectives from purchasing, finance, IT, compliance, and supply chain management in... Read More

Monday, August 29th, 2016
Maverick Spend is Sneaky. Be Sneakier.

Maverick Spend is Sneaky. Be Sneakier.

By Raj Aggarwal
Maverick spend is usually defined as requestors buying items or services that are outside the defined procurement process, from non-... Read More

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
Next Level 2016 Continues Unlocking Procurement Value

Next Level 2016 Continues Unlocking Procurement Value

By Roberta Patterson
After a full day of sessions and a night out in Nashville, Next Level attendees congregated Tuesday morning for three keynote sessions by... Read More

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
Next Level 2016 Opening Remarks

Next Level 2016 Opening Remarks

By Roberta Patterson
Next Level is in full swing! To kick things off on Monday morning, SciQuest CMO, Karen Sage reminded us in her welcome remarks to connect... Read More