Metric of the Month: The Cost of an Invoice
How much is the accounts-receivable process costing you?
How to Get Customers to Respond to Invoices on Time
Common mistakes include misplacement of the invoice and a failure by the approver to processes the invoice.
Why Firms Don’t Pay Their Invoices
It's not always the reason you think. Payment problems often originate at the vendor that is sending out the invoices.
When Your Big Customer Wants to Pay Late
Big businesses increasingly are making small suppliers wait longer to get paid. Here are seven strategies for pushing back.
Barrier to Trade in Chinese Currency Falls
But U.S. companies are still somewhat ambivalent about transacting in the renminbi.
IBM Seeks the Solution Within
The computer giant deploys its core technical expertise on its own internal systems.
The Best Is EDS
A pioneer of reengineering, Electronic Data Systems has instituted best practices in every facet of finance. The result: lower costs, greater effectiveness, and three REACH Awards, including Overall Excellence.