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September 2017
Have a Payment Gap? There's a Card for That!

 
Benchmarking, Metrics and Reporting December 2016 Metrics and Benchmarking—Essential Elements for Great Communication 
Best Practices 

May 2012 The Best P-Card Best Practice 

October 2011 The Most Commonly Overlooked Best Practices

Career Development and Program Staffing

January 2016 Program Management: Are the Right People in the Right Seats on the Right Bus? 

January 2012 Professional Development Strategies for Commercial Card and Payment Professionals 

Controls / Compliance / Auditing / Fraud

August 2017 Strategies for Sound Audit Practices

June 2017 Time to Up Your Analytical Game Against Fraud

February 2017 Industry Trends—Where Are We Headed?

February 2016 The Ins and Outs of Travel Expense Management 

February 2015 Compliance / Controls / Auditing 

July 2014 Fraud: The Dreaded Five-Letter Word 

February 2013 Top 10 Travel Audit Tips

September 2012 Too Many Controls Make Your Payment Strategy Heavy and Sluggish 

February 2012 Are We Control Freaks? Appropriate Level of Controls for P-Card

July 2011 How to Avoid the Most Common Auditing Pitfall 

Electronic Payments 

July 2017 Optimizing Working Capital with Commercial Card Products

September 2015 Electronic Payments—The Solution You May Be Looking For!  

August 2015 The Current Interchange Environment—Potential Impact to Revenue Share 

April 2014 What You Benchmark—and How—Can Make All the Difference

July 2013 Virtual Cards Reduce Risk, Improve Processes and Foster Growth at Sonoco 

September 2012 P-Card vs. ePayables: Are We Still Finding Our Way?

September 2011 The "E" Movement in Payables and Payments

EMV & Data Security

September 2016 Data Security—Are You Keeping Yours Safe? 

October 2015 Steady as She Goes! The EMV Chip/PIN Transition and Liability Shift

eProcurement September 2017 Have a Payment Gap? There's a Card for That! 
Global Payments and Card Programs

May 2017 Prepare Yourself for the Next "Tax Man" Visit and Other Regulatory Requirements

August 2015 The Current Interchange Environment—Potential Impact to Revenue Share 

November 2014 Interchange Regulation in the EU, Canada Fee Reductions/Tax Guide, Global Card Acceptance

November 2013 Tips for Expanding B2B Global Payments

January 2013 Understanding the P-Card Value Proposition is Key to Global Expansion

March 2012 Global Commercial Card Programs Show Progress and Continued Challenges

Interchange 

April 2016: Tracking the Current Status of Surcharging  

August 2015 The Current Interchange Environment—Potential Impact to Revenue Share

November 2014 Interchange Regulation in the EU, Canada Fee Reductions/Tax Guide, Global Card Acceptance

August 2012 Interchange: A Complex and Controversial Topic

Management Buy-In of the Card Program

December 2015 The Importance of Involving Senior Management  

June 2015 Optimizing Working Capital With Your Commercial Card Program 

March 2015 How to Get to "Wow" with a Cost Payment Analysis 

April 2014 What You Benchmark—and How—Can Make All the Difference 

January 2012 Gaining Management Buy-In for Your Commercial Card and Payments Strategy

One Card

October 2016 Choices, Choices: Discover Various Card Types

June 2012 One Card Programs More Than a Single Piece of Plastic 

Payment Information Beyond Commercial Card

February 2017 Industry Trends—Where Are We Headed?

June 2016 Evolution of Payments 

Procure to Pay / Supply Chain Management Practices

March 2015 How to Get to "Wow" with a Cost Payment Analysis 

April 2014 What You Benchmark—and How—Can Make All the Difference  

September 2013 By the Numbers: Card Program Metrics

May 2013 The Quest for Perfection in P2P Strategies

January 2013 Understanding the P-Card Value Proposition is Key to Global Expansion 

August 2011 Procure-to-Pay Process Improvements Pay Off

Program Management / Optimization / Expansion

September 2017 Have a Payment Gap? There's a Card for That! 

October 2016 Choices, Choices: Discover Various Card Types

September 2016 Data Security—Are You Keeping Yours Safe?

January 2016 Program Management: Are the Right People in the Right Seats on the Right Bus?  

December 2015 The Importance of Involving Senior Management  

June 2015 Optimizing Working Capital With Your Commercial Card Program

March 2015 How to Get to "Wow" with a Cost Payment Analysis

September 2014 Influences to Re-energize an Existing Program 

April 2014 What You Benchmark—and How—Can Make All the Difference

January 2014 Sectors Can Learn Something From Each Other

November 2013 Tips for Expanding B2B Global Payments

September 2013 By the Numbers: Card Program Metrics

August 2013 Watch Your Language: Keeping Your T&E Policy Positive  

June 2013 The Power of Procurement 

May 2013 The Quest for Perfection in P2P Strategies

January 2013 Understanding the P-Card Value Proposition is Key to Global Expansion

October 2012  Is Your Commercial Card and Payment Program Ready for Expansion? 

June 2012 Continuous Improvement is a Continuous Journey

March 2012 Niche Networking by Sector, Region and Topic 

August 2011 Procure-to-Pay Process Improvements Pay Off

July 2011 Sales and Use Tax: A Regulatory Topic You Can't Ignore

Revenue Share

August 2015 The Current Interchange Environment—Potential Impact to Revenue Share 

June 2011 The Rebate-Interchange Cocktail  

Regulatory Requirements May 2017 Prepare Yourself for the Next "Tax Man" Visit and Other Regulatory Requirements
Request for Proposal (RFP) Process 

January 2015 Sourcing Your Commercial Card Program  

December 2011 Request for Proposal (RFP) Guidance

Suppliers Acceptance of P-Cards

June 2014 Achieving a Win-Win with Suppliers 

September 2013 By the Numbers: Card Program Metrics

March 2013 A Closer Look at Surcharging 

November 2011 Suppliers—An Often Neglected Party Within the Purchasing Card Value Proposition

Technology, Integration and Automation

August 2017 Strategies for Sound Audit Practices

February 2017 Industry Trends—Where Are We Headed?

September 2013 By the Numbers: Card Program Metrics

Training and Communications 

August 2014 Training: Is Everyone on Board? Sink or Swim!

August 2011 Reviving Your P-Card Training and Communications

Travel Resources

February 2017 Industry Trends—Where Are We Headed?

January 2017 Emerging Trends in the Travel Card Industry

February 2016 The Ins and Outs of Travel Expense Management 

August 2015 The Current Interchange Environment—Potential Impact to Revenue Share

May 2015 Travel Card Growth in 2015 and New Resources

September 2013 By the Numbers: Card Program Metrics

August 2013 Watch Your Language: Keeping Your T&E Policy Positive

February 2013 Top 10 Travel Audit Tips

July 2012 Digging Deeper into Travel Cards

September 2011 Travel Cards are a Ticket to T&E Management

Working Capital

July 2017 Optimizing Working Capital with Commercial Card Products

December 2015 The Importance of Involving Senior Management  

June 2015 Optimizing Working Capital With Your Commercial Card Program

  

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