Next Level Purchasing Association Podcast

Download free supply management podcasts

A podcast is a digital audio file that you can listen to on your computer, download to your iPod or MP3 player, or burn to a CD. Video podcasts are pre-recorded shows that you can watch on your PC or download to your video iPod. Podcasts are often rather informal, which makes them fun as well as educational!

The Next Level Purchasing Association has launched the Purchasing & Supply Management Podcast SeriesSM to help you learn more about purchasing and supply management. See the list below for available podcasts, you can download the audio or video files for FREE. Be sure to check back often as more podcasts will be regularly added!

You can click on the links below to access the podcasts directly or use one of these subscription options:

  • If you have iTunes, click here to directly subscribe
  • Add to Google Reader or Homepage

Podcast TitleTypeFileGuest Expert
7 RFP Planning TipsAudio

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Procurement Strategy Do’s & Don’ts

Audio

Are Advanced Sourcing Tools For You?

Audio

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What eSourcing Is & How To Get Started

Audio

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Supplier Management: Make It Strategic

Audio

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Supplier Insurance Best Practices

Audio

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Using A Should Cost Model In Negotiation

Audio

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T & E Management: Procurement’s Domain?

Audio

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Sourcing Problems In A Slow Economy

Audio

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The Finer Points Of Strategic Procurement

Audio

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Are You Chief Procurement Officer Material?

Audio

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Cost Reduction Ideas (Beyond Sourcing)

Audio

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Procurement Technology Success Secrets

Audio

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Commodities Prices: Managing The Insanity

Audio

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Global Strategic Sourcing Tools

Audio

Green Procurement: Let’s Get Started!

Audio

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Cost Savings: From Potential To Actual

Audio

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Skillfully Managing Supplier Relationships

Audio

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Purchasing Resume Perfection

Audio

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Buyers Ask: What Is Market Intelligence?

Audio

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Doing Better Business With Small Suppliers

Audio

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Purchasing, Social Responsibility, & Animals

Audio

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What Is Supply Chain Optimization? – Part I

Audio

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What Is Supply Chain Optimization? – Part II

Audio

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Supplier Diversity Challenges

Audio

Spend Analysis: Whatcha Looking For?

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Should Purchasing Manage The Warehouse?

Audio

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Office Supplies Sourcing Secrets

Audio

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Is Contract Management A Critical Process?

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Demystifying Group Purchasing Organizations

Audio

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Supply Chain Technology: What’s Next?

Audio

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Suppliers’ Secrets For Negotiating With Purchasing

Audio

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