Global Report: Accounts Payable Automation Trends

By Justin Atkins | 13th February 2020

Webexpenses sponsored the 2019 Automation Trends Survey in partnership The Association of Certified Accounts Payable Professionals (ACAPP).  The survey reveals that just 5% of businesses are using a fully automated accounts payable approach, and nearly one-in-five (19%) had no automation at all. Invoice management is one of the few remaining areas of business administration where…

Mobile working

By Hayley Parks | 26th August 2019

Is the fear of change holding back UK businesses? Webexpenses’ independent survey, conducted in 2013,  shows that despite accepting the many benefits, employers still have a negative view towards mobile working. Are these attitudes to blame for UK companies missing out on the huge advantages offered by cloud-based working? Click here for a visual look at some of…

Infographic: Are Brits too polite when it comes to business?

By Hayley Parks | 26th August 2019

The British have a proud reputation for being polite. But how does this affect the way we do business? Could not ‘causing a fuss’ be causing our companies to lose money? Webexpenses set out to find the answer. We commissioned a survey of 1,047 office-based managers based at companies throughout the UK. Download our infographic…

Expenses Fiddling: Nature or Culture

By Hayley Parks | 14th August 2019

It has been estimated that fraudulent expense claims costs UK businesses around £3.5 billion each year. These losses reflect the way that ‘fiddling’ expenses has become ingrained in working culture with normally law-abiding employees routinely exaggerating and manufacturing claims. The 2009 scandal involving British MPs revealed the scale of this problem in the world of…

The path to mastering your expenses

By Hayley Parks | 14th August 2019

A visual guide to show you exactly how Webexpenses simplifies and improves the way businesses are able to track and manage employee spend. Here’s how you can reduce expense processing times by up to 25% when using a cloud-based expense management software.   Click to download the infographic.

Video: Webexpenses Expense Management quick tour

By Hayley Parks | 19th July 2019

A guide to improving business efficiency

By Justin Atkins | 19th July 2019

A Changing Workplace Finding the most efficient ways to work is an elusive challenge. As a business grows and technology continues to change, the processes and tools used within a workplace must also evolve. In the past, these changes have tended to be incremental tweaks and improvements. Since the arrival of digital communications, tools and…

The guide to digital expense management

By Justin Atkins | 18th July 2019

Time for change Managing employee expenses should be easy. It’s simply a way to reimburse employees for any business costs they cover from their own pockets. But for most companies, the day-to-day reality of expense management is far from simple. It has been allowed to grow into a notoriously difficult area of company finances to…

How to automate your accounts payable process

By Justin Atkins | 18th July 2019

Eliminating inefficiency What makes accounts payable such a difficult area to manage effectively? A global survey, carried out by OnePoll, found that invoice handling is amongst the top five causes of business administration inefficiency. For more than two-thirds (67%) of companies, this remains a manual process with finance professionals still having to rely on paper…

Guide to HMRC Compliance: Minimising risks

By Hayley Parks | 26th June 2019

There are no quick fixes when it comes to employee expenses and tax compliance. The simplest, safest and most effective approach is to understand exactly what information HMRC requires from your company and…to give it to them. To do this requires some basic knowledge, an efficient expense management setup and the right mindset. Effective compliance…