All posts tagged Procurement Professionals

The Art of the Leverage : Procurement’s leverage Commodity Teams

Those of us who have been in the procurement profession for a while know that other departments within our organization don’t always hold the purchasing department in the highest esteem, regardless of the quality of work that the Procurement Department has done. It’s not uncommon to learn that the Procurement Department was the topic of a complaining session at the…

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At What Level Are The Procurement Professionals Who Have Earned The SPSM Certification?

On a conference call this morning, a prospective client asked the subject question.  When I responded that procurement professionals at all levels – from the buyer level to the chief procurement officer level – have earned the SPSM® Certification, they asked for statistics showing the distribution among various levels. Don’t miss updates on Procurement & Supply Chain, Subscribe here! So,…

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