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July 2017

The 9 Habits of Highly Effective Procurement Organizations

There’s a well-kept secret fueling the profitability and growth of the world’s most successful companies, and it exists within your company, too. It’s the Procurement team. However, the Procurement teams at companies like Colgate-Palmolive, Intel and Nestle do not resemble a typical Procurement department. So what sets them apart from their peers? They deliver hard- hitting financial performance that improves operating […]

IT Guide to Procurement Digital Transformation

Digital business transformation is a key enabler to help world-class procurement organizations deliver value by transforming service delivery, reducing errors, improving decision making and freeing up procurement staff for higher-value work. Read this whitepaper to find out the six key

INFOGRAPHIC | How Procurement Can Enable Enterprise-Level Digital Transformation

The way procurement is delivering services is changing. Is your procurement organization leveraging technology now to prepare for the future?

Top Tips to Help IT Evaluate Procurement Suite Technology

It’s crucial to select the right procurement suite for your organization. This whitepaper discusses the common areas that are overlooked by IT professionals, in order to avoid negative impact on the company’s bottom line.

INFOGRAPHIC | 10 Reasons Why ERP Fails Procurement

This infographic highlights how strategic procurement software can drive quicker turnarounds and foster better communication between an organization and suppliers, which ultimately helps procurement teams deliver more value.

7 Reasons Why Projects Succeed

If you are a procurement change agent, this is the resource for you!

Based on results from the most recent release of the Best Practices in Change Management benchmarking survey from Prosci®, this whitepaper discusses the top project success contributors identified in the research and the related

Spend and the Art of Cost Reduction

According a Deloitte Procurement survey in 2016, three quarters of CPOs cite cost reduction as a strong priority, whether related to spend analysis, spend management or spend and sourcing strategy. Since procurement budgets continue to remain flat for source to pay, procurement professionals will need to do a lot more with less if they intend to […]

How Governance of Data & Technology Drive the Intelligence Spectrum in Supply Chain & Procurement

This first annual procurement data governance survey is an early attempt to find the prevalence, maturity, expectations and direction of data and data governance within the procurement function.

10 Reasons Why ERP Fails Procurement

Factors such as constrained budgets, leaner workforces, and having to “do more with less”, coupled with the necessity to report on value contribution, are all increasing the need for technology to help drive procurement transformation. Which technology do you opt for? An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system or an eProcurement solution? What’s the best option?

January 2017

20 Rules for Better Supplier Relationships

Relationships require work, after all no pain no gain. This does not only apply to our personal lives but it also applies to businesses. When it comes to companies, there’s a simple formula for success: the better we listen, anticipate, analyze, discuss and take a balanced, reasoned approach, the better our relationships will be with […]