Shared Service Center


Q. We are establishing a Shared Services Center and would like guidance on the means and content of our communication to existing staff to offset the negative effects of the rumor mill. What key… Read More
One of the most effective ways to cut costs out of shared services is to charge services back to the parent company. Rather than being allocated funds as a cost-center, some shared service centers… Read More
Shared services centers have long been considered the natural endpoint for back-office optimization. They were born out of the realization that consolidating transaction processes into central… Read More
Plenty of decisions must be made when centralizing into a shared services center. What systems to implement, what chargeback structure to employ, and what inefficient processes can be dropped in the… Read More

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Are your goals focused on improving the process and reducing cost?  Are you still hearing: “Do more with less”?  Most AP Visions are about being the best invoice

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APP2P17_Hyland_Whitepaper_CoverMore organizations are operating their accounts payable and accounts receivable functions as part of a regional or global shared services environment.  These organizations are drawn by the promise

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Through making changes in responsibilities and departmental structure and practices, a growing company has discovered that a more cohesive, cross-trained AP department can handle staffing situations… Read More

Shared services, the consolidation of business operations, usually “back office” or support operations, into a single independently-functioning unit, has been around for some time. It started

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ERP applications lie at the heart of financial operations. They manage an organization’s payment terms, supplier data, policies, Invoice information, and financial data.

4_Ways_Shared_Services_Organizations_Extend_Value_of_ERP_ Investments_with_Accounts_Payable_AutomationYet many ERP applications

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Shared service centers (SSCs) are not a new concept. As far back as the 1970s, organizations centralized AP and other noncore processes. But while these organizations performed AP and other processes

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