Categories: Market Intelligence, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Services and Indirect, Solution Providers, Technology Tags: PRO This installment of the Spend Matters PRO research series... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] [...]
Thu, Oct 21, 2021
Source: Spend Matters
Categories: Finance, Procurement Commentary, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Public Sector, Technology Tags: Conferences and Events, EUOver the course of three days – from 9th to 11th November –... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] [...]
Thu, Oct 21, 2021
Source: Spend Matters
Two of those days gave us a refreshing reminder of what business networking used to be pre-pandemic, as 220 people convened live at the Intercontinental hotel at the O2 in London. Joining them was an audience of 1,630 virtual participants, reminding us we are not quite done with the travel disruptions we have grown used to in the past couple of years. Whether attending live or virtually, the line-up of speakers got the audience thinking about procurement’s purpose. CPOs have demonstrated their teams’ value to the business in various ways throughout the pandemic and now have more direct communication channel to [...]
Fri, Oct 15, 2021
Source: Procurement Leaders
The CPO Compass - Your must-have tool for success, built out of exclusive insight and foresight from our CPO network. [...]
Mon, Oct 04, 2021
Source: Procurement Leaders
One path leads to the function becoming a highly automated, scaled-down entity on the periphery of the organisation. The other a function operating as a critical business partner, leveraging technology to inform and execute on a diverse range of strategic priorities. This second path, from tactical, back-office function to strategic business partner, is one paved by data. Our ‘Data-driven decision making report’ places the spotlight on the organisations making this journey, profiling their leading practices. These leading functions are crafting out a new value proposition with three critical elements; A LOWER-TOUCH, ‘SELF-SERVICE’ PURCHASING MODEL Procurement can reduce its administrative and transactional burden by using [...]
Tue, Sep 14, 2021
Source: Procurement Leaders