Filed in Procurement
Thursday, February 04, 2016
It has become clear that the most effective procurement departments rely not just on their own departmental capabilities and resources but also leverage internal partners to support their work.
Posted on 02/04 at 09:30 AM
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Today's organizations are increasing their focus on financial process automation, and many are moving to automate key Purchase-to-Pay activities like sourcing and procurement.
Friday, January 15, 2016
On the heels of the historic climate agreement signed in Paris by nearly 200 nations in December, climate change has been increasingly on the minds of procurement executives of Fortune 1000 companies.
Monday, January 11, 2016
Without “next level” supply management, a company cannot hope to excel in addressing the tough issues of tomorrow’s challenging business environment. In this Q&A, Robert A. Rudzki discusses just what he and his co-author Robert J. Trent mean by reaching the “next level.”
Thursday, December 17, 2015
In a recent interview, SCMR dug a bit deeper into the recently released 2015 Return on Supply Management Assets (ROSMA) Performance Check Study, “Building a Bolder Legacy: The Procurement Mission is Under Way.
Here are insights shared by Joe Raudabaugh, an A.T. Kearney partner.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Before you decide to outsource routine procurement activities, consider what your organization values most.
Posted on 12/16 at 09:15 AM
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Procurement offers millennials the opportunity to learn the business from end-to-end, secure executive access and exposure, and have a significant impact on business performance.But skeptics ask: "Do we really need another framework, or do we just need to do a better job connecting to the financial metrics that are already being used by the CEO and CFO to manage the business?"
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
The second annual ROSMA Performance Check Study is once again a collaboration between A.T. Kearney, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), and the Charted Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS).
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Tuesday, December 01, 2015
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), one of the nation’s largest and oldest public utilities, turned to best-in-class procurement practices from the private sector to deliver big savings to its bottom line.