Browsing All posts tagged under »Maverick Spend«

Making A Case for Maverick Spend and A Maverick Mindset

October 18, 2022


Why is maverick spending bad? Maybe in the right circumstances it is good - but what are those circumstances?

cloudBuy: A Dragon’s Den View by Kelly Barner

January 30, 2014


Editor’s Note: On December 17th, 2013 I had the opportunity to interview Year in the Life candidate cloudBuy, a New Wave company that that helps clients to “maximize” their purchasing power.  In the post-show commentary, our Dragon’s Den (or Shark Tank if you prefer) panel of experts provide their take on the interview and offer […]

3 supply chain concepts that should finally (and mercifully) be abandoned in 2013 by Jon Hansen

December 18, 2013


In numerous articles that I have written over the years, I have made reference to three concepts that should once and for all be removed from the supply chain vernacular. I am of course talking about Maverick Spend, Change Management and Vendor Rationalization. In a world where both public and private sector organizations are looking […]