Are marketplaces the future of procurement? What are the pros and cons? We discuss in new Procurious webinar. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, B2B e-marketplaces were hyped up as the next big thing. For a while it seemed these were going to transform the lives of supply chain and procurement professionals forever. But they never … Continue reading Going To Market(place): The Future of Procurement
Strap yourselves in – we have HOURS of fantastic video content from the Sydney Big Ideas Summit to share! Missed out on the action at #BigIdeas2018 Sydney? Never fear: you can still catch videos, top speaker quotes and more right here on Procurious. Simply opt in to the Digital Delegate group here. Here’s a taste … Continue reading ALL the video content from #BigIdeas2018 Sydney!
Can leadership be automated? Will AI soon take over procurement negotiations, communications and problem-solving? Once thing is for certain – no skill-set will remain uniquely human forever. What is your human advantage? With 42% of the average workload in procurement expected to be automated by 2030, now is the time to take stock of our … Continue reading Procurement 2030: Would You Report To A Robot?
Often we think of confidence as something that the lucky few are born with and the rest are left wishing for. This simply is not true… Think of someone who you say is confident – your boss, a colleague or a celebrity, perhaps. Chances are you’d describe them as poised, hopeful and positive. They know … Continue reading Four Ways To Cultivate Real Confidence And Supercharge Your Career
Should you stay in procurement for your whole career? What skills should you focus on developing? How can you find a work/life balance? Check out these top tips from one of Australia’s leading CPOs, Thomai Veginis. “The beauty of working in procurement is you can turn your role into anything”, says Telstra CPO Thomai Veginis. … Continue reading 6 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Procurement Career
Who does procurement better – the public or private sector? Is there any reason we all can’t do better together through sharing knowledge and experience? Much depends on the professionals involved. You could argue that an uneasy relationship exists between procurement in the public and private sectors. On one side, there is full accountability and … Continue reading Better Procurement – Learning from the Private Sector
Just how certain are you that you’re not the office psychopath? Perhaps you should review the psychopath checklist. The office psychopath is not the bloke found inconveniently near every unexplained axe-murder in your office. He or she is just a normal person, who just happens to have no empathy whatsoever. This little deficit means that they … Continue reading Are YOU The Office Psychopath?