The Best of PurchTips 2014 - NLPA

 
 
 

The Best of PurchTips 2014

PurchTips edition #318

 

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Have You Learned From These Procurement Articles?

It's the end of the year - always a good time to review what you've done lately to build your skills. So, here's our 5th annual "Best of PurchTips" edition to help you!

Whether you are a new NLPA member and missed earlier editions or you're a long-time member interested in refreshing your memory on the valuable things you've already learned, I think that the following procurement articles are worth another look:

How To Use The "4C" Negotiation Strategies - http://tinyurl.com/mnaflsf

Creative Negotiation With Sole Source Vendors - http://tinyurl.com/lsey62u

What Suppliers Fear When Negotiating - http://tinyurl.com/l2arl8d

Tricky Cost Savings Calculations - http://tinyurl.com/mddpaqp

How To Create Procurement Reports, Part I - http://tinyurl.com/mx2ejnm

How To Create Procurement Reports, Part II - http://tinyurl.com/mzmve3o

A Buyer's 11-Point Contract Review Checklist - http://tinyurl.com/q7fskrb

Hungry for even more great procurement articles? Here are links to the last four "Best of PurchTips" editions:

Best of PurchTips 2013 - http://tinyurl.com/pu5kgmg

Best of PurchTips 2012 - http://tinyurl.com/n8wfd2n

Best of PurchTips 2011 - http://tinyurl.com/cdscshq

Best of PurchTips 2010 - http://tinyurl.com/26fogox

The entire NLPA team would like to wish you a Happy New Year! We look forward to continuing to help you have a rewarding career in 2015!

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  • The Procurement Training & Certification Starter Kit
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  • Members-only webinars 10x per year
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