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Wednesday 08.26.2020 Five operating principles that I’ve seen all high-growth start-ups apply. For venture-backed companies, the clock to the cash-out date is always ticking. Growth requires funding, and for more funding, venture investors expect a company to hit certain growth milestones. The outcome is almost binary. Hit the milestones, and investors will line up, making it a... read more
Wednesday 08.26.2020 SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced new recognitions from prominent industry analysts and organizations. The Company was designated a Key Solution Provider in 2020 by Ardent Partners and named a finalist by the 2020 SaaS Awards program for its strengths in project management, workflow automation and productivity improvement.... read more
Wednesday 07.29.2020 For the last several years, financial institutions have set their sights on innovation, technology and digital transformation – all as a means to make operations more cost-efficient and customer experiences more enhanced. The COVID-19 pandemic has suddenly turned such aspirations into necessities, with cost-savings, operational agility and business continuity more important than ever. In fact,... read more
Monday 07.6.2020 Over the past few months, businesses everywhere have come to recognize that a return to normalcy may not be in the cards in the near-term. Almost 3 in 4 companies have reported supply chain disruptions in some capacity due to Coronavirus-related transportation restrictions, with over 80% believing their organization will be impacted as a result of disruptions.... read more
Thursday 07.2.2020 Case Western Reserve graduates accomplish an incredible amount during their time on campus and go on to conquer even greater ventures across the board. Meet 10 people you may or may not know who attended CWRU: 1. Stephanie Tubbs Jones: An American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 11th congressional district. She was the... read more
Tuesday 06.23.2020 Scout RFP, which works in cloud-based sourcing and supplier engagement, has integrated with artificial intelligence (AI)-driven analytics platform Suplari in a bid to let customers access better spend visibility and analytics, according to a press release. The integration comes after Scout RFP’s acquisition by Workday last December, the release states. In that case, the acquisition was made due to Workday’s desire to... read more
Wednesday 05.27.2020 Welcome to Workday’s First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Earnings Conference Call. On the call we have Aneel Bhusri, our CEO; Robynne Sisco, our Co-President and CFO; Chano Fernandez, our Co-President; and Tom Bogan, our Vice Chairman. Following prepared remarks, we will take questions. Watch the Q1 2021 Earnings Call replay.... read more
Monday 05.4.2020 The Resiliency Imperative continues tomorrow May 5th at 2 PM ET with an on-demand session Session 19: Top Strategies for Leading a Resilient Procurement Organization, sponsored by Scout RFP a Workday company). Before the pandemic, “resiliency” was a crucial attribute of any successful procurement team. Today, it is mission critical. During today’s challenging times, procurement executives must leverage collaborative,... read more
Tuesday 04.21.2020 Cloud HCM and financials vendor Workday gave some insights how the company and its customers around the world are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, during the opening of its virtual summit for industry analysts today. While the purpose of the session was to brief analysts on the company’s products, technology and go-to-market strategy, inevitably the... read more
Tuesday 03.17.2020 The latest quarterly report from Workday (WDAY) showed solid results for the company’s cloud-based financial management solutions. In a now more challenging environment for enterprise software sales, Workday is working hard to maintain that positive momentum. In late February, Workday reported above-consensus numbers for fiscal Q4 (ended January), highlighted by a strong performance from the core human capital... read more
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Scout News

08.26.2020 - Scout RFP’s Strategic Sourcing Earns Distinctions from Industry Analysts, SaaS Awards

Company Wins Accolades as It Celebrates Fifth Annual Customer Advisory Board Meeting SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced new recognitions from prominent industry analysts and organizations. The Company was designated a Key Solution Provider in 2020 by Ardent Partners and named a finalist by the 2020 SaaS… read more

06.23.2020 - Scout RFP and Suplari Partner to Drive Visibility and Improve Collaboration for Procurement & Finance Teams

Delivering Comprehensive Data-Driven Decision Making for Strategic Sourcing SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced a new integration with Suplari, the AI-driven analytics and insights platform for procurement. With this partnership, joint customers will have the ability to integrate Suplari’s spend visibility and analytics data… read more

02.11.2020 - Scout RFP Announces Keynote Speakers for Third Annual SPARK Conference

The Two-Day Conference Will Bring Together 600+ Leaders in Sourcing, Procurement, and Finance SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced the keynote speakers and agenda for its third annual SPARK Conference. This year’s theme is “Spark Your Sourcing Journey” and the conference will highlight new… read more

12.9.2019 - Workday Completes Acquisition of Scout RFP

Leading Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Engagement Platform to Operate as Scout RFP, a Workday Company Combination to Help Transform Office of Procurement and Accelerate Workday’s Investment in the Spend Management Market  PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has completed its acquisition of Scout RFP, a… read more

10.24.2019 - Scout RFP Crosses $38.5 Billion in Spend Managed and Appoints VP of Finance to Drive Growth

Company builds on growth momentum in 2019, enabling advanced, strategic sourcing and procurement for over 235 organizations worldwide SAN FRANCISCO — October 24, 2019 — Scout RFP, the company that is revolutionizing Sourcing and Procurement technology, today announced that it has achieved a series of new milestones on the heels of significant growth in 2019,… read more

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