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Partnering with an IT reseller — Is it worth it?

Key takeaways: An IT reseller is a company that buys technology products or services from a manufacturer, distributor, or wholesaler and then sells ...

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9 SaaS productivity tools to streamline your next project

The right tools make every job easier to accomplish. This is especially true for go-to-market (GTM) teams operating a business in the new, hybrid ...

September 2021: Top SaaS companies hiring for procurement and finance

As we head into the final months of 2021, many of us take stock of the year past and begin to make plans for the future. Fortunately, Q4 has had no ...

August 2021: Top SaaS companies hiring for procurement and finance

August has delivered another round of fresh roles in the procurement and finance space, with interesting challenges to be addressed at some of the ...

7 DevOps SaaS tools to add to your tech stack today

Supporting the modern engineering team is a multi-faceted job. A thriving department or team — often distributed across the country or the world — ...

SaaS buying platform: 3 ways Vendr works to save you time and money

Working with a SaaS buying platform like Vendr is a great step in your company’s procurement journey. Why? It saves you time, money, and frustration ...

The top 10 SaaS buying mistakes and how to avoid them

SaaS buying is a time-consuming process with a lot of moving parts and players. So it goes without saying, sometimes mistakes happen. Some are the ...

Procurement vs purchasing: Are they one and the same?

Key takeaways: Procurement and purchasing are often confused as being the same, but each serves different purposes within a company.  Purchasing ...

July 2021: 7 SaaS companies hiring for procurement jobs

At Vendr, we're committed to helping finance and procurement folks thrive in their roles. As a result, we started this bi-monthly jobs round-up to ...

7 critical IT platforms to add to your tech stack

Remote security, threat detection, and incident response are some of the most critical issues IT and Security teams face in supporting their ...

The top 5 issues slowing down your software buying process

No matter your project or mission, having the tools for the job is essential to success.  If it feels like getting a new piece of software in place ...

Save on SaaS: Four actionable insights for purchasing software

One of the highlights of our experience at The CFO Leadership Council’s 2021 virtual conference was the chance to share some insights from our ...

Top reasons why offboarding is critical to vendor relationship management

Paying attention to the details when onboarding a new supplier is important. What gets less attention — but should command just as much — is what ...

Top learnings from Toast CFO Elena Gomez at A New Hope Conference

If you made it to The CFO Leadership Council’s 2021 A New Hope conference, you’d probably agree that Toast CFO Elena Gomez's fireside chat was a fan ...

June 2021: 5 SaaS companies hiring for finance jobs right now

At Vendr, we're committed to helping finance and procurement folks thrive in their roles. As a result, we started this series to publish the latest ...

Top tips for purchasing software from the best negotiation experts

When you consider your SaaS buying and renewals process, does it make you feel a little... apprehensive? If the thought of going to the negotiating ...

Five LGBTQ+ founded SaaS companies to support in June and beyond

For many years, talented and ground-breaking LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs have fought for equality in employment and business development. They have shared ...

SaaS renewal best practices: What to do when you miss a cancellation window

Most everyone knows that sinking feeling of missing a cancellation deadline. An unexpected charge on a corporate card or the "thank you for your ...

Service-level agreement (SLA) basics to improve your SaaS buying process

When you entrust a supplier with your business, most often, the focus is on features and functionality. It's one of the first stops for negotiation ...

May 2021: SaaS companies hiring finance roles

At Vendr, we're committed to helping finance and procurement folks thrive in their roles. As a result, we started this monthly series to publish the ...

May 2021: SaaS companies hiring for procurement jobs

At Vendr, we're committed to helping finance and procurement folks thrive in their roles. As a result, we started this monthly series to publish the ...

8 finance SaaS tools to upgrade your tech stack

Finance forms the backbone of any business. Without the ability to see vital metrics, generate recurring revenue, pay invoices, and keep cash-flow on ...

Priorities to agree on internally before purchasing software

A SaaS buying agreement is complex yet consists of many areas where negotiation can yield better outcomes. But knowing what you should focus on when ...

Why SaaS spend management is more important than ever with remote work on the rise

As some companies opt to continue remote work after COVID-19, the complexity and expense of SaaS continues to rise. Teams that were once in-house ...

Spreadsheets are costing your team: Time to ditch your manual vendor management system

After years of analyzing SaaS management software options, we've identified the costliest. Even though it's one of the most commonly-used platforms ...

How to build a procurement process from startup to Fortune 1000

In some respects, the differences between a startup and an enterprise company are worlds apart. The vibe of a scrappy, bootstrap startup belies its ...

Best practices for your company’s software vendor management

When you consider the SaaS vendor management systems and practices your company uses today, are you happy with the results? If considering this topic ...

Tactics to simplify your company’s procurement process

Large companies and small startups know that it takes good tools to drive growth. They also recognize that inefficient software strategies quickly ...