Last month, Jon Hansen of Procurement Insights conducted a panel interview on Blog Talk Radio. This interview was on the topic of whether the traditional purchasing membership association model was dead. The discussion was so lively, Jon brought us back to continue the discussion yesterday!

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Typically, I’ve found that some people are quiet in their criticism of professional associations. Their bosses, friends, or other influencers may be active in the association, so they don’t want to tell-it-like-it-is or ruffle any feathers. That wasn’t the case with yesterday’s panel!

If you missed the live broadcast, you can use this player to listen to this no-holds-barred conversation.

To Your Career,
Charles Dominick, SPSM
President & Chief Procurement Officer
Next Level Purchasing, Inc.
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Charles Dominick, SPSM, SPSM2, SPSM3

Charles Dominick, SPSM, SPSM2, SPSM3 is an internationally-recognized business expert, legendary procurement thought leader, award-winning entrepreneur, and provocative blogger. Charles founded the Next Level Purchasing Association in 2000, oversaw its incredible growth, and successfully led the organization to its acquisition by the Certitrek Group in 2016. He continues to blog and provide advisory services for the NLPA on a part-time basis as he incubates his upcoming business innovations. Charles is also the co-author of the wildly popular, groundbreaking book, "The Procurement Game Plan: Winning Strategies & Techniques For Supply Management Professionals."

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