SSOW Winter - Shared Services and Outsourcing Week Europe Blog

Notes on Automation and Shared Services: Key Takeaways from SSOW 2019

By: Brian Morgan

Brian Morgan, Business Growth & Partner Director at Rimilia shares the four key points he took away after attending Shared Services and Outsourcing Week in Prague.

7 signs you should be Automating your Journal Entry Process

By: Aico

Entering manual journals is one of the most common and most time-consuming processes in accounting, affecting just about every finance department’s workflow. This blog post presents the typical signs that you would benefit from intelligent automation in journal entry.

Scaling Digital Opportunities in Shared Services

By: Stephen Sutcliffe

NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) is one of the largest shared services providers in the world, hosting the largest Oracle platform. Over recent years it has been looking at how it can progress on its digital journey. In this exclusive interview with Stephen Sutcliffe, discover how NHS SBS has accelerate new digital business opportunities and how it is scaling existing capabilities.

Should AI be the next step for the Shared Services industry?

By: Lasse Rouhiainen

Offering up an array of technologies and solutions, AI can help businesses in many ways but overcoming the initial complexity of the technology can be off-putting. we sat down with Lasse Rouhianen, the best selling author and AI expert to discover why AI should be the next step in your Shared Service Centre's digital transformation journey.

What is Intelligent Finance Automation?

By: Clive Jeffries

Before delving into defining what makes finance automation intelligent, a common ground must be acknowledged. Discover the main characteristics that define Aico, intelligent finance automation and control in general.

3 Trends to look out for in European Shared Services


For those in the industry, understanding the direction the industry will be moving in is vital to success. In this blog post, we aim to share with you the top three shared services trends that have been highlighted by European SSCs as a way to aid the development of strategies for the future of your organisation.