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March into spring with the best procurement software

Ineffectual procurement strategy can lead to elevated risk, dark purchasing, supplier issues, data inaccuracies, and a drawn-out purchasing cycle or procurement cycle.  To avoid wasting time, squandering opportunities, and mismanaging
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Contract Management, News

Employee Appreciation Day

The importance of embedding a culture of recognition In the US, the first Friday in March is traditionally known as Employee Appreciation Day, but this is increasingly being recognised beyond
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Business, Contract Management

Is it time to shake up the status quo?

We’ve been here before, but that doesn’t mean we’re stuck… Hurrah for February 1st. Despite the joyous welcome it receives at the start of its 31-day stint, what a relief
Business, Technology

Traditions that bind us – for better or for worse

Business and the Bard In Scotland, January 25 is Burns Night, an annual celebration of Robert Burns’ birthday, or Rabbie Burns as he’s more commonly known north of the border.
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Business, Contract Management, News

Planning makes perfect

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. With thanks to Benjamin Franklin and Winston Churchill… So it’s that time of year again. Although the days are shorter and
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Business, Contract Management, Security

Don’t fall for phishing…

Stay safe out there November 24 is both National and International Computer Security Day. We probably used to take security for granted. Using the same passwords endlessly – sometimes just
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Business, Contract Management

Turning Evergreen Contract Challenges into Opportunities

This blog first appeared on Cobblestone Software’s site. Four are distributors of Cobblestone’s contract management system, Contract Insight. Anyone managing contracts knows about the evergreen contract. Evergreen agreements stand out for their ability to
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Contract Management, News, Technology

Into the black – shop till you drop

Leavening the gloom As the clocks go back, the nights draw in and life generally seems to slow down in line with our circadian rhythms. All of a sudden, November
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Business, Contract Management, News

A Concise Contract Management Best Practice Guide

This blog first appeared on Cobblestone Software’s site. Four are distributors of Cobblestone’s contract management system, Contract Insight. Managing contracts from requests to renewals can prove difficult when relying on
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Business, Security

Stay safe in cyber space – protect your people, your assets and your reputation

Chances are that every company you know is going through some kind of change. Digital transformation has defined the 21st century and the stats are jaw-dropping. For example, did you
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Contract Management, News, Technology

In a volatile world, reliability is everything – even when it comes to software

The usual underwhelming British summer has been and gone. Early days of prolonged sun gave way to sun, showers, biblical rain and the occasional thunderstorm. Not that any weather forecast
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Contract Management, News

Four Business flies the flag for Contract Insight – award winning contract management software

Contract Insight At Four, we’re proud to be associated with CobbleStone Software, as distributors of their Contract Insight contract management system software. CobbleStone Software are leaders in contract management software.