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Business operations is the engine that keeps your organization running. We believe in keeping that engine well-oiled, and finely-tuned.

The Next Matter community is the resource to help operations leaders succeed. We deliver tactics and strategies that you can use today to take your businesses operations to the next level. And we collaborate with top-flight operations professionals to help bring you there.

The True Cost of Email Coordination (that Your Business Can't Afford)

The True Cost of Email Coordination (that Your Business Can't Afford)

This everyday operations email is costing your business hundreds of dollars each time it’s sent – and your operations organization is probably sending it a dozen times per week.

Tassilo Karunarathna

Operations
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5 minutes

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5 Ways to Bulletproof your Supplier Onboarding Process

Apart from the massive headache, lack of productivity, and potential compliance risk, if you don’t have an integrated supplier onboarding process in place, you’re probably not getting the most out of your supplier relationships.

Luke Walker

Operations
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4 minutes

The 5 Must-Have Features of your Process Management Application in 2020

There are a multitude of Process and Workflow Management solutions available on the market. And – it goes without saying – not every tool is the built same, or created equal.

Luke Walker

Process Management
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4 minutes

What Poor Process Management Is Actually Costing You

Every leader knows that effective process management is critical to the success of the business. And yet, somehow, it ends up at the bottom of the to-do list. And that’s costing you a lot more than you think.

Luke Walker

Process Management
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4 minutes

Not Another SaaS Tool – How SaaS Skepticism Could Be Killing Your Business Operations

No one would turn down buying (or renting) a drill if they needed to bore a hole. So why is it that in the corporate world, new digital tools are still met with such aversion? And are your business operations suffering as a result?

Luke Walker

Business Digitization
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5 minutes

3 Ways Your Company Probably Failed to Build Digital Operations

In spite of the myriad benefits of digital operations, the fact remains: business digitization is demonstrably hard. Last year, businesses spent $1.3 trillion dollars on digital transformation, and that number is expected to reach $2.3 trillion by 2023. Why does business digitization fail?

Luke Walker

Operations
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3 minutes

Work Management Tools vs. Process Management Tools: How to Make the Right Choice

The SaaS market is flooded with tools and solutions offering to help companies with work and process management. But there are some major functional differences between these tools, which could be the difference between a good investment and a horrible one.

Tassilo Karunarathna

Process Management
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5 minutes

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