Is procurement less, just as, or more important this decade than the last? Find out as we take a walk down memory lane… It’s the dawn of a new decade in procurement, and goodness me, how things have changed. From the digitisation of just about everything, to the introduction of big data, 2020 looks vastly … Continue reading A Decade In Review: Procurement In 2020
If you’re facing an annual pay review this month, follow these key Dos and Don’ts to boost your prospects For many of us, our annual ‘appraisal’ when we discuss pay and performance is one of the few opportunities to talk really frankly and one-to-one with our line manager. However, there is a tendency for pent-up … Continue reading New Year, New Fear – The Dreaded Annual Pay Review
The business case for diversity is clear – diverse teams and leaders are more innovative, collaborative, successful and profitable. But when it comes to diversity in leadership, we’re not where we need to be. How do we get there? Procurement as a profession has proven our ability to change, to adapt and to thrive. From … Continue reading Will 2020 Be Our 50-50 Year? How To Help More Women Into Leadership In Procurement
This is the most popular month to make a career change, which means there’s even more competition – if you want to stand out from the crowd, it pays to be prepared. Job-seeking is not a numbers game – all you need is one great job offer. So, get yourself ready to be open to … Continue reading 20 Ways To Get Job-Ready for 2020
Ambitious and driven? Plot your way to the top with the help of the Procurious webinar featuring advice from three senior leaders Are you looking for the next steps to get moving on your career path? Or are you thinking of quitting the day job in search of a new path to the summit? Do … Continue reading How To Get Moving On Your Career Path To The Top
Many mention salary as a reason to look elsewhere. So, what possibly could go wrong when you chase the money? When Tom* was headhunted for a procurement specialist role at a major energy supplier, his eyes lit up. It was literally his dream job – and at a salary $30,000 higher than he was being … Continue reading Don’t Overlook This One Critical Factor When Choosing Your Next Role
Major challenges such as spiralling inequality and climate breakdown are putting corporations under pressure to rethink their very purpose. The Maturity Institute has developed a ‘responsible business model’ that puts people at the heart of business and produces best value for stakeholders as well as shareholders. Is your company facing an existential crisis? To provoke … Continue reading Redefining Corporate Purpose – Is It Time For Boards To Adopt ‘Total StakeHolder Value’?