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18+ Best Remote Work Tools in 2021 [All Use-Cases]

It’s a new, remote-office world out there, and now that we’re all remote here are some awesome tools and resources. At Blissfully, we’ve been working fully remotely for the past 3 months, but about one third of our team was already remote, so luckily we didn’t have much of a...

July 1, 2020 in
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Procurement Process – Automation for 2021

Having an efficient procurement process is essential for just about any organization. If your company is still managing its procurement through paper-based processes, there’s a good chance that your processes are both slow, and inefficient. And this can be really costly. According to this...

June 23, 2020 in
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Business Process Management (BPM) – Beginner’s Playbook

What IS business process management (BPM), really? Is it just a corporate buzzword that’s just thrown around all over the place? Chances are, even after reading a dozen Wikipedia articles, you still don’t really “get it.” This is why we created this resource – a simple...

June 19, 2020 in

Workflow Application – Comprehensive Playbook [2020 Edition]

The right workflow application can have a significant impact on your business: It can improve the time-to-completion for specific workflows It can reduce redundancies and the likelihood for mistakes Automate boring tasks, allowing your employees to focus on the work that matters And that’s...

June 18, 2020 in
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How to Create Approval Workflow – 4 Easy Steps [Updated 2021 Edition]

Businesses have to deal with tons of approval processes daily. If you want a Leave of Absence, you need approval. Want to make a purchase for your department? You need approval. What about hiring a new employee? You need to submit a New Hire Request. For many businesses, this means piles...

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What is a Workflow?

So what IS a workflow, really? Hint: it’s not a corporate buzzword, even though it’s thrown around all over the place and no one seems to know what it means. A workflow, at its core, is how you get work done by completing a sequence of tasks. Sounds confusing? Well, in this article,...

May 27, 2020 in
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Vendor Renewals and Terminations

If you haven’t checked out our previous chapters, it’s best to start at the top and go through them in order. In this post we’ll be discussing the second half of the vendor management cycle: This is part in a series about Vendor Management: 1. What is Vendor Management? 2. What...

January 23, 2020 in
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SaaS Best Practices for Finance Departments

A detailed SaaS management strategy for Finance to make SaaS work for you, not you for SaaS Software usage is evolving, and so is software management. As SaaS becomes the standard model for software, SaaS spend wastage is becoming more common, making SaaS best practices for finance a greater...

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SaaS App Provisioning Checklist – Manage SaaS For New Hires

An effective employee onboarding process is key to success for your organization’s new hires. But it’s often a messy process for those involved. Having a system in place ensures that you won’t have employees locked out of key tools, and that your new hires will be contributing to your teams...