Ever been to a therapist and felt like they’ve read you like a book? Uncover their secrets in this article and harness your own superpowers. Got a big meeting or negotiation coming up? Learn how your adversaries and your team tick to make sure you stay in control. My partner has a superpower. When he … Continue reading Ace Your Next Negotiation – Uncover Your Suppliers’ Secrets
Many leaders had been looking forward to physically reconnecting with their teams for the first time, whom they may have only seen virtually for the last six months. However, the government’s recent announcement means this may now be delayed indefinitely. It may have been hoped that a return to a form of ‘normality’ will signal … Continue reading Leadership’s Biggest Concern: How To Manage Their People
How can organisations preserve integrity of their supply chains, protect their workforce and prepare to ramp up operations in the post-COVID world? Here are four quick steps. At some point soon, the worst of the COVID impact will have passed. And so, organisations need to work now to preserve the integrity of their supply chains, … Continue reading Quick Read – 4 Steps To Get Post-COVID Ready
Here at Procurious, we saved the best for last. Register today to reflect, re-energise and refresh for another year of innovation at the most inspiring supply chain and procurement conference of the year. We’ve (finally) entered the homestretch. However, before we can bid farewell to 2020 – the year that quite literally turned our world … Continue reading The Big Ideas Summit 2020, You Deserve It!
Perhaps the best way to get things done is, ironically, to abandon the myriad processes we established to get things done! I’ve discussed with a number of CPOs during the last months on how they have managed procurement during COVID-19. One recurring answer is along the lines of “we broke all of our processes and … Continue reading Procurement Needs Less Processes – As They Are Slow, Boring And Self-Centered
Three main trends will positively impact the Procurement space post-COVID-19 and beyond and help in responding to unexpected challenges What a strange year it’s been. As we marked the start of 2020, and news started to circulate about a virus in China, no one could have anticipated the global health crisis that was on its … Continue reading Three Ways Businesses Can Emerge Stronger From The Pandemic
Are our supply chains tunnel-visioned, or do they support a diverse range of ethnic minorities, women, military veterans, people with disability, or ex-offenders trying to build a new life? A few months ago, Beyoncé dropped a surprise new single. Hang on, what’s that got to do with Procurement with Purpose (PwP), I hear you say? … Continue reading Beyoncé And Supply Chain Diversity