More recent stories from Cara McDonald
Small Business
Do You Have the Visibility You Need Into Your Company’s Finances?
Keeping track of business finances is an important part of your organization’s success. Always having a pulse on money coming and going allows you to make business decisions quickly and with confidence. However, without the right reporting tools,...

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Small Business
Budget Like a Boss: How to Take Charge of Finances with Automation and Reporting
Budgeting and managing cash flow aren't for the faint of heart, but that doesn’t mean you need to be a CPA to manage your finances. Having clear visibility into your expenses and being able to easily pull reports is key, giving you the data you...

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Small Business
Check Out Our Newest Solutions Created With Your Needs in Mind
The travel and expense technology space is changing. The introduction of automation and AI has opened the doors for creating intuitive tools that save employees time and employers money. At SAP Concur, innovation flows through our veins and...

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Small Business
Three Steps to Increasing Business Cash Flow
Businesses can’t rely on just profits to survive. An organization’s cash flow can determine if it will thrive or fail, and according to a study by U.S. Bank, 82% of business failures are due to poor cash management. Fortunately, you can prevent...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Innovation Slump? Use These Three Tips to Bring the Magic Back
“The riskiest thing we can do is just maintain the status quo.” – Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company Companies of all sizes, from microbusiness to global corporations, must continuously look for innovative ways to grow, meet...

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Small Business
Are You Ready for the New Meal and Entertainment Tax Rules?
The new American Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has brought some pretty big changes to business meals and entertainment deductions. If you are feeling confused by what can and cannot be deducted and at what percentage, you’re not alone. Let’s start by...

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Travel & Expense Trends
Health Goes Beyond the Patient: the Well-Being of Life Science Organizations
The life science industry is dynamic and fast-paced. The pressure to stay in compliance, ensuring you are following the current accounting and financial regulations, and retain top-talent can easily impact the health of any business. Maintaining...

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Business Travel
Looking to Save Money on Business Travel? Start with Your Travel Policy
With business travel on the rise, companies are looking for ways to keep costs low. But when it comes to decreasing employee expenses, low-cost airfare and rideshare programs are only one part of the story. Putting a solid travel policy in place...

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Small Business
Create a More Efficient Finance Team in Three Steps
A business’ success depends not only on its leaders, but also how well the internal teams work together. The finance team, in particular, has the important task of ensuring budgets align with strategic goals, while keeping an eye on the bottom...

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