March 8, 2016

Pulse of Procurement 2016

Following the procurement trends and key performance indicators (KPIs) of your business along with the challenges faced by you are great ways to monit…
March 7, 2016

Leveraging Technology in Public Procurement (Post 1)

This is the 1st post in a series of posts that looks at the relationship between public procurement processes and technology enablers. Public proc…
March 1, 2016

Procurement Automation: Overcoming dearth of supplier adoption

One of the most common responses from procurement organizations, when asked about challenges in their procurement processes, is that even thou…
February 9, 2016

The Year of the Monkey in Procurement

As per the Chinese zodiac, each year is symbolized by an animal & an element which define the characteristics that the year will belong too. With…
January 29, 2016

Characteristic of a World-class Procurement Organization

How to be world class? That is a question everyone needs the answer to. Though cost savings will be the primary procurement benchmark for the foreseea…
January 18, 2016

Are you READY to take your procurement team’s performance to the next level?

In 2016, procurement departments around the world are increasingly reliant on diversified staff to engage with key internal and external stakeholders,…
January 15, 2016

CPO Connect Procurement Round table 2016 – Paris

As 2016 ushers in with new challenges & promises; it’s time to redefine procurement’s alignment to business and establish improved stakeholder…
December 3, 2015
How can Marketing and Procurement work better together?

How can Marketing and Procurement work better together?

We all know that procurement delivers significant benefits to acquire the appropriate materials or services at the best available cost. Do you think p…
November 27, 2015

Procurement & Black Friday

It is certainly not true that only women love shopping. Men too enjoy the occasional buying. Especially when there are huge discounts and bumper sales…
November 9, 2015

CPO Connect Procurement Round table 2015 – Dubai

The CPO Connect round table for Dubai is back. With a common goal to help senior procurement professionals chart procurement blueprints for 2016; the…