All posts in procurement talent management

The Supply Chain Talent Crunch: We’re Still Talking About It 10 Years Later, Eh?

I had to LOL today when I read Spend Matters’ interview with ISM’s chief content and engagement officer, M.L. Peck.  One excerpt of the interview stood out to me because it ventured into the topic of the “supply chain talent crunch.” In this excerpt, Spend Matters’ wrote “We always hear about the mass exodus of supply chain professionals that’s going to come when…

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The Challenge of Hiring “Procurement Butterflies”

According to CNN’s analysis of a LinkedIn study, millennials switch jobs an average of about four times in their first 10 years in the workplace.  This is a dramatic increase over the previous generation, which averaged just two job changes in their first 10 years. Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! Like butterflies flitting from flower…

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Upcoming Webinar: Talent Acquisition Trends in Procurement

Hiring trends have changed a lot over the past few years. What are the latest trends in attracting the top talent to your procurement organization? And, are you as a professional keeping up with these changes? Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! The next NLPA webinar, “Talent Acquisition Trends in Procurement,” conducted by a guest presenter…

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Procurement Capability Improvement: 10 Posts That Will Help You Make Magic Happen

Over the past month, I have been thrilled to work with some of the top procurement blogs in sharing some insights about procurement capability improvement.  In this post, I will bring all 10 of my guest posts into a step-by-step model for you to deliver procurement capability improvement in your organization. Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here!…

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Procurement Talent Management Interview With NLPA Founder

I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed for the Supply Chain Expert Community powered by Kinaxis.  In the interview, I shared some observations on how procurement talent management is changing and who is succeeding with the latest methods. Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! To read or listen to the interview, go to https://community.kinaxis.com/people/dustinmattison1974/blog/2016/07/18/procurement-talent-management For an…

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Millennials in Procurement – The New NLPA Whitepaper Is Here!

If there is something on the mind of every hiring manager and team leader in procurement today, it is this:  how do we handle all of these millennials entering the workforce?  Specifically, millennials in procurement? Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! Actually, the business world is talking about millennials as if they are some kind of…

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