Archive for January, 2016

Cyber Security and Selecting a Provider

Special thanks to Source One Management Services for this guest post In today’s world of seemingly constant data breaches, cyber security has become a major topic of discussion in the media with new revelations of hacks occurring daily, but also a critical concern for organizations everywhere. While all businesses work to be as secure as possible, it is agreed that…

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Selecting An Agency For Impactful Marketing

Special thanks to Source One Management Services for this guest post “What does it look like to throw like a girl? Fight like a girl? Run like a girl?” Remember this Super Bowl commercial that got everyone talking? Do you remember how captivated you were at the end when the producer asked a young girl what it meant to run…

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Procurement Career Tips

I hope that you have enjoyed the article “Tips For Advancing Your Procurement Career.” The article goes over reasons hiring managers may be reluctant to hire certain procurement professionals for higher-level procurement jobs, regardless of their experience.  The article goes over ways that procurement professionals can overcome this reluctance. I’d like to take a slightly different approach with this post. …

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Supplier Risk Mitigation Webinar From The NLPA This Wednesday!

The contemporary supply management professional is functioning in a challenging environment, with many inherent risks to be mitigated. The supply contract, which often takes the form of a purchase order, is the primary tool with which the supply management professional can properly allocate these risks between the purchaser and the seller. In the Next Level Purchasing Association’s latest webinar, “Supplier…

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