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How to Conquer Compliance with Concur
Businesses want their travel and expense (T&E) process to be compliant with everything from internal policies to external regulations. Although compliance can be challenging, when you break it down into smaller chunks it becomes more...

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Thought Leadership
Aberdeen Group Research: Are you a T&E leader or follower?
As consumers, we’re more tech savvy – and impatient – than ever. My four year old cousin can text when another family member (who shall not be named to save embarrassment), can’t even manage WhatsApp. When I unbox the latest phone, I expect it to...

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Concur Audit: Closing the gaps in compliance
Travel and expense (T&E) auditing works. There’s no doubt about that. It catches errors, duplicate claims and non-compliance amongst other things to save your business money. However, where to begin with an audit process is not always as...

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Aberdeen Group Infographic: The benefits of T&E technology
Every day we are bombarded with new statistics, new research and new guidelines on how to improve our business processes. Sometimes, it can be difficult to sift through the white noise to find actionable insights. At Concur, we wanted to make...

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We know what you expensed last summer…
...at least we do if you’re one of our customers. Let’s set the scene: After a troublesome business trip, four colleagues - who are feeling a bit miffed - decide to exaggerate their expense claims. After submitting their expenses, they receive...

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Winter is coming…
**Warning contains GoT spoilers** You know nothing, Jon Snow. As the battle shifts from the Iron Throne to the Night King the only certainty is that nobody is safe and anything can happen. Especially with an undead dragon in the mix. As Jon Snow...

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Customer Spotlights
SAP implemented Concur: What can your business learn?
SAP are renowned for being at the forefront of developing modern technology, helping thousands of businesses simplify their processes. But it’s not only their customers who benefit from this approach. With an annual travel and expense spend of 740...

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Industry News
Concur and SAP: The Power of Collaboration
By now everyone knows that Concur is an SAP company and it has been an amazing journey for both customers and staff since our acquisition. Following the announcement in 2014, SAP didn’t waste any time and Concur became their Travel and Expense...

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Product News
Webinar: Improve Your Duty of Care Confidence
Picture the scene, you send your top employees away on a business trip with one objective – close the deal. They plan the trip, book their travel and practice their pitch. But then unfolds a series of unfortunate events that no one anticipated....

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Regain Your Sanity with Concur Travel and Expense
“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” Have you heard this phrase before? Have you ever thought about applying it to your business?

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Industry News
7 Steps to Travel Success: The General State of Business Travel
The world of business travel is changing at a rapid pace. Gone are the lavish days of the 60s flying clubs where business travel was for the elite. Technology has made the world accessible and travelling for business is now a key component of...

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Product News
7 Steps to Travel Success: Vendor Negotiations
One of the top priorities for any business is to reduce costs whilst still giving their employees a great work experience. With travel and expense being the second largest spend on average after payroll, isn’t it time you discovered how to get the...

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7 Steps to Travel Success: Duty of Care
Travel helps businesses and their employees to be successful and profitable. Nowadays, companies can’t afford not to have their workforce on the move. But when business travel becomes more frequent, duty of care issues, legal obligations and...

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7 Steps to Travel Success: Travel Analytics
You’ve heard it all before… data is essential. The number of training courses and conferences built around the importance of user data, employee data and customer data is not something that’s going away any time soon. And for good reason – access...

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7 Steps to Travel Success: Traveller Satisfaction
Picture this… you have been asked to put in place a new business travel programme. You’ve negotiated with your frequent suppliers and implementation is on track. You’ve put the needs of the business first, you’re ready to crack down on excessive...

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7 Steps to Travel Success: Online Booking Tool Adoption
Spending time and effort working on something, only for it to go unused or unnoticed, is frustrating. If you’ve been following our 7 Steps to Travel Success webinar series, you’ve heard our top tips on negotiating with suppliers, duty of care and...

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7 Steps to Travel Success: New Distribution Capability
Let’s face it, everyone loves a buzzword. I’ve particularly noticed this in the return of a long-standing BBC favourite, The Apprentice. It’s good to see “synergies become aligned” as they strive to prove they are the best business partner. But...

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