My first experience with planning corporate travel was awful. I’d never planned a big company trip before, but I worked on a small team, so someone had to do it. Suddenly, there were all these details and decisions to.
How can you streamline procurement? Can procurement even be effectively automated? These are questions everyone from CPOs to category specialists struggle with. Especially since you have to do more with fewer resources.
When you manage construction projects, you have to travel – a lot. Whether you’re the foreman, project manager, travel coordinator, or general administrator you have to make sure your contractor crews have the rooms.
If you're a procurement professional and you're not already following Procurious, you should be. They continually produce excellent thought leadership content including blogs, videos, training, and discussion forums..
You probably have a tail spend problem. In other words, you are spending a lot more money and time managing the “extras” of your business than you realize. Any good procurement professional focuses on managing direct.
Finding genuinely helpful content in the procurement space is easier said than done. Sure, there’s a wealth of outdated information, vague predictions, and thinly veiled sales ads, but not much expert, actionable.
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Everyone wants to play with kids and cuddle puppies. But, as any nonprofit coordinator will tell you, getting volunteers to do the dirty work is hard. The problem is if volunteers won't lick envelopes or fix appliances,.
You're always looking for out-of-the-box ways to innovate, improve efficiency, and reduce costs, but one solution you've probably never even heard of is partnering with a group purchasing organization. According to.
One day in my college English 101 class, my teacher asked the room how many people had read at least nine books for fun that year. Merely three out of 30 raised their hands — myself and two others. My instructor, who.