Archive for December, 2013

NLPA’s 2013 Procurement Year In Review

In 2013, the Next Level Purchasing Association (NLPA) had yet another breakthrough year for serving procurement professionals, leaders and departments.  This post recaps some of the highlights of a great year in procurement!  It won’t focus so much on the “everyday stuff” we do, like the 10 free webinars, 12 new editions of Leading-Edge Supply Management (our online magazine), or…

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Check Out The Best of PurchTips 2013!

If you have a membership in the NLPA – either the free Basic Membership or a Premium Membership – you should have received an email with  the Best of PurchTips 2013 today.  If you’re not an NLPA member, PurchTips is our members’ bi-weekly newsletter that features easy-to-implement purchasing tips that can really make a difference to your organization. Some of…

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How To Present a Case for Smarter Procurement

Here’s an opportunity for you to get a copy of an extremely informative, 10-page whitepaper entitled “How To Present A Case For Smarter Procurement: 7 Steps For Getting Management To Approve Your Procurement Ideas.” Delivering a truly persuasive presentation then implementing, measuring, and sharing the results with management can lead to being rewarded with higher pay or a promotion and…

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