Procurement needs to focus on the outcome, the why, of every conversation it has with suppliers and stakeholders. At the Big Ideas Summit 2016, we challenged our thought leaders to share their Big Ideas for the future of procurement. From ideas that have the potential to change the very nature of the procurement profession, to … Continue reading Big Ideas Summit 2016: Big Idea #28 – Outcome Focused Engagements
Our final rewind article for 2016 is on one of the hot topics of the year – procurement KPIs. More specifically, how do you go about measuring the unmeasurable? Is it time to develop new procurement KPIs? As the profession delivers more value, we need to consider measuring the ‘unmeasurable’. How on earth do you … Continue reading 2016 Rewind – Procurement KPIs – Measuring the Unmeasurable
We’re counting down to the new year by looking back at some great eLearning content from 2016. Here, we learn how technology can help procurement disrupt the status quo. “If you’re not disrupting, them you’re being disrupted.” This was one of the key learning points we heard regarding procurement technology this year. And when it … Continue reading 2016 Rewind – Best of eLearning – Disrupting the Status Quo
Our second rewind article for 2016 might be one you can put to use early in January. We all could manage our day better, and here are some top tips for you. Time. The one thing we could all do with more of, but relentlessly slips past. Are you spending your day wisely? Tick, tock, tick, … Continue reading 2016 Rewind – Only 24 Hours in a Day – Manage Your Time Wisely
As part of our 2016 rewind, we’re taking a look at the top eLearning modules added this year. Our first looks at how to incubate your big ideas for success. So you’ve got a big idea for your organisation. But how are you going to get support to help make it a reality? And how … Continue reading 2016 Rewind – Best of eLearning – Incubate Your Big Ideas
Our first rewind article comes courtesy of a great panel discussion at ISM2016. The debate is likely to rage on all next year too – should procurement stop referring to itself as strategic? No other profession puts the word ‘strategic’ on their business cards. Why do we do so in procurement? A high-powered panel … Continue reading 2016 Rewind – Should We Stop Using the Term ‘Strategic’ in Procurement?
All the team at Procurious HQ would like to wish our members a very Merry Christmas! Christmas Day is a day for celebration (and over-indulgence!). But before we get started on the turkey, we have a message for our community. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank our community for their great support this … Continue reading Procurious HQ Wishes You A Very Merry Christmas!