When it comes to professional accreditation for procurement and supply chain, there are several options available. But, as it turns out, all are equally good for your professional development. Unlike other professions, procurement and supply chain does not have one, single governing professional body. While this does make things slightly more complicated, it does provide … Continue reading 3 Key Differences Between CIPS & ISM Certification – But Why It Doesn’t Matter!
With the world economy in such a state, layoffs, redundancies and furloughs are commonplace – but even so, you can appear indispensable to your organisation. There’s no denying that this year has been a year that will be remembered, and definitely not for the right reasons. Many of us know of, or personally know, someone … Continue reading How To Keep Your Career On Track During A Recession
As the workforce bounces back, the gig economy is expected to boom. So how will this mode of employment suit Procurement? We asked Prometheia Procurement CEO Jody Rowe. COVID-19 has raised many challenging questions about the way in which we work. It’s causing individuals and companies the world over to review their operating models. The … Continue reading There’s A Template For That – Procurement Tools For The Gig Economy
What are the essential skills you need to possess or develop if you want to become one of tomorrow’s supply chain leaders? Is it enough to have a business-related degree and a little supply chain experience, or is supply chain leadership a vocation for which you must work hard to acquire specific qualities? Rob O’Byrne … Continue reading 7 Key Supply Chain Leaders’ Skills and Why You Need Them
What ought to have been a huge success for U2 turned out to be critically panned – and if you’re having a “Rattle & Hum” year, here’s how to turn it into your “Achtung Baby” era. I bought my Dad Rattle & Hum as a present in 1990. I was only 14 and didn’t really … Continue reading My Rattle & Hum Years … And Rediscovering Your Mojo
Ever wonder what recruiters are REALLY thinking when they give you “the news”? I’m dishing out the real dirt to help you better understand the process behind finding your next job! If you have ever played a game with a small child, you know it can be frustrating because they seem to change the rules … Continue reading The Recruiter Games
If you want to make great connections and open yourself up to new career opportunities, you need to be on LinkedIn. Here are proven ways to attract recruiters and hiring managers on the platform. If you want to make great connections and open yourself up to new career opportunities, you need to be on LinkedIn. … Continue reading Five Simple Ways To Make Recruiters Love Your LinkedIn Profile