So you’ve decided you need to take your procurement career to hand by proactively managing your personal development? Here’s how to set yourself up for success. Career Boot Camp 2017 launches on 4th September, featuring podcasts with 5 global CPOs. Sign up here (It’s FREE!) … Continue reading Personal Development: You Da Brand!
Economic woes, political uncertainty and digital disruption might trouble your CEO, but it should delight the CPO. After all, procurement can perform best on a burning platform. There has never been a better time for procurement. A combination of the economic cycle, global politics, and digital disruption has brought ambiguity to the marketplace. If, as … Continue reading Procurement Shines Brightest On A Burning Platform
How did the CPOs at Barclays, Vodafone, The Co-operative group, AstraZeneca and Rio Tinto fare when we put them to the test in a round of quick-fire questions? Career Boot Camp 2017 launches on 4th September, featuring podcasts with 5 global CPOs. Sign up here (It’s FREE!) Wouldn’t you like to know how the best in the … Continue reading 5 Global CPOs Answer Your Top 5 Procurement Questions
Today marks exactly one month until the Big Ideas Summit in Chicago! NOW is the time to sign up as a Digital Delegate and access globe-beating content from the procurement capital of the world. If you’re interested in getting involved but still not entirely sure what’s going on, look no further – we’ve compiled a list … Continue reading Aaaaaall aboooooard for the Chicago Big Ideas Summit!
In recognition of how central social currency is, procurement pros are using their social networks to build, influence, and deliver results. The question is: do you know enough to be dangerous? Connectivity is central to how we live and work in 2017. When something exciting or unexpected happens, many people immediately share the news, and … Continue reading Social Currency In Procurement: Do You Know Enough To Be Dangerous?
Does the rise of eAuctions mean the professions’ hard-won negotiation skills are now irrelevant? On Procurious, we’re keeping a close eye on the rise of procurement-related technology and what it means for roles and skill-sets across the profession. One such technology – the eAuction – has proven itself to be a highly efficient way of … Continue reading Negotiation Skills? Going Once, Going Twice…Gone!
Can you spot the difference between theoretical and real ROI? Basware’s Eric Wilson gives the run-down on preventing value leakage in Purchase-to Pay. Register now free of charge as a digital delegate for Big Ideas Chicago! Buying enterprise software is no easy undertaking – there’s a lot of factors to consider, multiple stakeholders to please and … Continue reading How to Make Sure You’re Not Being Sold Smoke And Mirrors