How to Build an Automated Vendor Onboarding Platform

Navigating new relationships can be complicated.  Vendor onboarding can be a time-consuming process that involves everything from collecting basic contact information, right through to assessing vendor compliance and risks.  Immediately, all of this admin can cost you in terms of lost hours and productivity. While you’re stuck in the onboarding process, you’re also not generating… Read More

Do 70% of Change Management Projects Really Fail?

If you’ve performed any change management research, then chances are you’ve encountered the following claim:  70% of change efforts fail.  This statistic is everywhere. In fact, if you Google the phrase “70% change failure rate” then you’ll get over 102 million results. This includes many articles published in respected, peer-reviewed journals. Change is hard, so… Read More

How to Transform Crisis Management into Successful Change Management

COVID-19 is easily the biggest social, health, and economic crisis in living memory. Throughout 2020, many businesses struggled to navigate the challenges associated with managing a completely remote workforce.  For business owners, this meant ensuring their staff had access to the tools and data they needed to perform their job remotely. However, it also meant… Read More

The Top 4 Challenges Facing Your Business (and How Microsoft Viva Can Help Solve Them).

For many organizations, COVID-19 has triggered a remote working revolution. While there are many benefits to working remotely, there are also plenty of drawbacks.  If your business is going to thrive in this new era of remote working, change is essential. For many organizations, this means introducing new tools, applications, and experiences that are designed… Read More

How to Build a Recruitment Automation Platform with Microsoft 365

Finding the perfect new hire can be a time-consuming process. You’ll need to collect CVs, process job application forms, and ensure you respond to the best candidates quickly – before they get snapped up by your competitors!  In this article, we’ll show you how to automate the hiring and recruitment process with Microsoft 365. We’ll… Read More

Build an Automated Shift Scheduling Platform with Power Automate and Microsoft Shift

Creating a schedule for your shift-based workers can be a time-consuming and frustrating task. If you want your business to run like a well-oiled machine, it may help to swap the traditional spreadsheets and calendars for modern scheduling software.  Microsoft Shifts lets you build a schedule, assign shifts to employees, and even create a To… Read More

How to Drive Change Management in the Remote Working Era

COVID-19 has kickstarted a remote working revolution that’s forced many businesses to rethink every part of their operations.  Although many countries are starting to roll out their vaccine programs, there’s evidence to suggest that remote working is here to stay. Many businesses are already planning to give staff the option to work remotely, post-pandemic.  There… Read More

Will Business Travel Return to Normal After Covid-19?

Will Business Travel Return to Normal After Covid-19? In 2020, Business travel came to a screeching halt due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, with countries starting to roll out their vaccines programs, many businesses are now looking tentatively to the future and wondering:  Was all that business travel really necessary? According to a recent report,… Read More

How to Build an Automated Invoice Processing Platform

Payment processing can be a complicated process, spanning multiple apps, documents, and channels. If every payment involves PDFs, scanned documents, email chains, and maybe even paper invoices, then your invoicing processing is a prime candidate for automation.  By replacing this chaotic process with a streamlined, automated workflow, you can save a tonne of time, while… Read More