Write the ultimate Procurement resume that is both eye-catching and optimised towards securing your ideal next Supply Chain role. I have worked in executive supply chain recruitment for 16 years. I built a Supply Chain & Procurement career site that ranked number 1 in Google for a variety of top search terms. As such, I … Continue reading How To Write The Best Supply Chain Resume
Is it acceptable – or not – to send your supplier a letter asking for a discount? You would be surprised… Here at Procurious, we’re always trying to be progressive, challenge the status quo and push for our profession to be more innovative and value-adding. And in good news, we’re starting to see that many … Continue reading Is It Fair Game, Or Not OK, To Send Your Supplier A Letter Demanding Cost Cuts?
Finding a great mentor can catapult your career – here are the defining attributes of the perfect mentor to look for. The saying goes that no man is an island, and in a career sense what that really means is: the office can certainly feel like unchartered territory without a mentor. A mentor is something … Continue reading What Should I Look For In A Mentor?
As you move forward with your career, remember it is not just about the number of connections you have – it is about the quality of your connections. As the old adage goes “ it is about who you know, rather than what you know”. As the majority of us spend more time working from … Continue reading My Number One Procurement Career Tip – Be Connected
Business travel will become popular again, and when it does, it might look unrecognisable. Here’s how tech is changing travel. Do you miss business travel? The thrill of meeting new customers. The networking opportunities. Or even the simple joy of sipping coffee while watching planes take off. Or maybe you don’t miss it at all. … Continue reading Top Tips For Business Travel During COVID And Beyond
Protect your company against cyber-attacks by learning how to detect, defeat, and defend against criminals. Cybersecurity issues are a massive threat to supply chains. Just last year, there were 290 cyber-attacks that specifically targeted supply chain companies, according to a report from DHL. “Increasingly, these attacks are hitting technical infrastructure, such as industrial control systems, … Continue reading Don’t Lower The Drawbridge: Defending Your Procurement Kingdom From Cyber-Attackers
Based on our research, here are five ways that procurement professionals can generate more social value from their next construction project Many governments around the world, including the UK, are focussing on construction-led recovery post-COVID. Here are 5 ways Procurement can play a key role in re-shaping not only our buildings and the way we … Continue reading 5 Ways Procurement Is Building Better Communities