We should probably all be grateful that Black Friday is over and done with for another year. But what have we learnt from the biggest shopping day of 2017? There’s nothing quite like the cold panic of a missed opportunity. Particularly if said opportunity comes in the form of a heavily discounted HD television, bargain … Continue reading TGINF- Thank God Its Not (Black) Friday
We’ve had quite enough of the scare-mongering out there that says the robots are coming to steal our jobs! We’ve got some inside info that suggests having a human touch in your procurement team is by far the most important thing! Our webinar, Beat The Bots: How Being Human Will Win The Day, takes place … Continue reading Does Your Procurement Team Have The Human Touch?
Imagine an aircraft that can take off and land vertically, but isn’t a helicopter. It has an intelligent pilot, but there’s no human being sitting at the controls. Boeing has propelled itself into the world of futuristic aircraft with its acquisition of Aurora Flight Sciences. Boeing announced on Friday that it will acquire Aurora … Continue reading Boeing Acquires Robotic Aircraft Maker
Contrary to popular belief, the victims of modern slavery are not always hidden away in secret locations. After a 126% increase in reported slavery, Crimestoppers UK has partnered with a labour abuse authority to help the public – and supply management professionals – recognise slavery taking place in their own backyard. As procurement professionals … Continue reading Spot the Signs: 9 Ways To Identify Modern Slavery
If you’ve got a data rockstar lurking somewhere in your procurement team- hold on to them tight! They could be your most valuable asset… Career Boot Camp 2017 launches on 4th September, featuring podcasts with 5 global CPOs. Sign up here (It’s FREE!) When you’re the CPO of a global business, it certainly helps to … Continue reading Why Vodafone’s CPO Is Locking Up His Data Scientists!
Today marks exactly one month until the Big Ideas Summit in Chicago! NOW is the time to sign up as a Digital Delegate and access globe-beating content from the procurement capital of the world. If you’re interested in getting involved but still not entirely sure what’s going on, look no further – we’ve compiled a … Continue reading Aaaaaall aboooooard for the Chicago Big Ideas Summit!
With world-class talent and unlimited potential, a career in procurement can be brilliant … but you’ll need a plan to make it happen. That’s why we’ve launched our “My (Brilliant) Procurement Career” survey to understand how YOU will manage your own career into the future. Ten minutes is all it will take to put yourself in the running to win this … Continue reading Want to win a XK-X300 Quadcopter Drone? Take our survey!