Procurement professional 2.0: Why our industry needs a talent reboot (Click Cover)

Mar. 2020 The Procurement (Italy)

18-Minutes: Bringing Procurement To The World – Procurement Foundry’s Michael Cadieux

June 4, 2020


Imagine having 6 espressos followed by a Red Bull Chaser. That is the kind of high-octane discussion you will enjoy when you join me to talk with "Procurement Industry Fanatic" and the Founder of Procurement Foundry Michael Cadieux.

Posted in: 18-Minutes, Commentary

18-Minutes With Jon Hansen

May 28, 2020


In 18-minutes I will tap into the experiences and relationships spanning six decades to bring you a laidback and entertaining chat-style show featuring the best and the brightest from our industry.

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CPO Strategy – Sourcing Solved Survey: Assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the procurement professional

April 9, 2020


How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected you as a procurement professional? Please take a couple of minutes to respond to this survey. The results will be analyzed and shared in a Special Report-Knowledge Note in the next quarter.

Posted in: COVID-19, Surveys

Contracts: Tools of collaboration or weapons of enforcement

May 1, 2020


Agree or Disagree: Contracts have to become less of a weapon of enforcement and more of a tool of collaboration for not only rebuilding our supply networks but managing them more effectively.

Posted in: Commentary

COVID Truths or Myths: Is the food supply chain breaking, and what does SC disruption really mean?

April 28, 2020


When we hear that 78% of supply chains have been disrupted, what does it really mean at the end-consumer level?

Posted in: Commentary, COVID-19

Despite the obvious challenges, social distancing measures would fall apart if not for supply chains

April 23, 2020


As "stretched" as our supply chains have been due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they are still performing rather well in some important areas. Check out my latest article in Procurement Foundry to see where they are having a positive impact.

Procurement professional 2.0: Why our industry needs a talent reboot

April 20, 2020


I wrote this article before the current COVID-19 pandemic became a global crisis. However, the need for a talent reboot is even more important today than before - read why.

Posted in: Commentary

Trending Disruption 10-Second Poll

April 20, 2020


IACCM survey results - are they surprising? Take our 10-second poll and let us know what you think

Posted in: PI Poll