Supply Chain Management Training

Supply Chain Movement

Supply Chain Management Training. This top supply chain training program is for senior executives responsible for supply chain, procurement or operations. Date: Twice a year: April & November. Venue: Lake Geneva, Lausanne. Organization: IMD business school.

Procurement, Supply Chain & Sales Academy among Top 10 Corporate Education & Training Companies 2018

Procurement Academy

Procurement, Supply Chain and Sales Academy Competency Development Experts Companies who provide e-learning face many daunting challenges. One of these is to create courses that have all the effectiveness of traditional classroom training. However, forward thinking companies see that classroom training does not allow specified and directed training to everyone. News & Events Top 10 Corporate Education and Training companies

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Procurement: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Hey Procurement! ” Procurement organizations can have the power to spend and control as much as 75-80% of a company’s revenue. Less enlightened organizations still think of Procurement as a back office function processing transactional purchase orders and standard contracts.

Hey Procurement! It’s Time to SELL!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The Procurement, or Purchasing, function is considered by many to be a necessary but non-strategic part of any organization. But there is a profoundly significant Procurement value chain. Procurement is strategic! Now is the time for Procurement to SELL! Procurement 101.

Digital Procurement – Pack your bag, you are going on a journey

ivalua

The Hackett Group and Ivalua have been working together for some months to assess the status of Digital Procurement transformation and lessons learned from early adopters. Digital Procurement – a place we are planning to visit soon (and hopefully stay).

Procurement Terminology is a Mess!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Procurement language article originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Sam Jenks at kodiakrating.com. From one Procurement organization to the next, terminology differs. The way we buy and sell procurement technology needs to reflect this new era.

Best Practices for Managing Strategic Suppliers effectively

Procurement Academy

The presence of strategic vendors and suppliers is critical to provide products or services that meet your company’s major demand requirements and plays a vital role in your… The post Best Practices for Managing Strategic Suppliers effectively appeared first on Procurement Academy.

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT

Eyvo

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT. Briefly explained, it is training machines to do things which humans can do but, better. Importance of Machine Learning in Procurement. Procurement, on the other hand, has been famously known to increase efficiencies and time and cost savings.

Procurement and the Need for Speed

ivalua

In my last two articles ( here and here ) I’ve been talking about the need for Procurement to think about how we can move beyond our historical transactional role and embrace approaches to help drive competitive advantage and real value for our organisations.

IKEA’s IWAY Lessons For Procurement!

Supply Chain Game Changer

He’s only one and a half years old and is already, now, rather well trained. Looking back on the training process, our research, strategy, implementation and evaluation methods closely mirrored supplier relationship management and procurement management. Subscribe Here!

Procurement Terminology is a Mess!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Hey Procurement! From one Procurement organization to the next, terminology differs. Procurement is a function, that is undergoing transformation; technologically and ideologically. The way we buy and sell procurement technology needs to reflect this new era.

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT

Eyvo

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT. Briefly explained, it is training machines to do things which humans can do but, better. Importance of Machine Learning in Procurement. Procurement, on the other hand, has been famously known to increase efficiencies and time and cost savings.

Procurement Report Card: Most Executives Think Procurement Isn’t Strategic Enough!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Argentus is a boutique recruitment firm focused on Supply Chain and Procurement. Check out What Exactly Is Procurement? As we’ve chronicled on the Argentus Blog, it’s no secret that the world of Procurement is changing and fast. Procurement, you’ve come a long way, baby!

ANCA Streamlines Procurement with the QAD Supplier Portal

QAD

Inevitably, the procurement process is complex and challenging to manage. Procurement System Improvement Goals. Recognizing the vital importance of procurement to their business, ANCA management set about finding a tool to help. Streamlined Component Procurement.

Procurement Transformation Delays – The Role of Personality!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Article provided to Supply Chain Game Changer by Katalin Brennan at Eyvo E-Procurement. We’ve all heard of the need for Procurement to embrace the Digital Transformation for many years. There are few procurement-specific personality surveys available. Subscribe Here!

4 Reasons to Integrate Order-to-Cash & Procure-to-Pay

OneSCM

Bundling order-to-cash and procure-to-pay functions not only gives companies a holistic view of their supply chain operations, but also improves decision-making and business growth. Training and ongoing support for staff and vendors is also becoming more commonplace.

PROCUREMENT BEYOND SAVINGS

Eyvo

Many of us think of digital procurement as a way to reduce purchase costs and increase efficiencies. Another aspect of what makes digital procurement stand out is that of mitigating risk and increasing spend visibility. Talent Gap in Procurement. by Bhargavi Nake.

First NCSU Procurement Leadership Program a great success!

NC State SCRC

We held our first ever Procurement Leadership workshop this week, hosting a group of executives from Altria, American Red Cross, Cheniere Energy, Smith & Nephew, RSCS (YUM! This was the best part of the entire training program.”

Artificial Intelligence to Improve Decision-Making in Procurement

Jaggaer

The Gartner research note published in September 2018, entitled “ The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Procurement Software Applications ” argues that while the benefits of such automation are significant, they are not able to deliver sustainable competitive advantage.

7 Trending Business Practices Disrupting Procurement!

Supply Chain Game Changer

7 KPIs Your Procurement Team May Be Ignoring! Procurement is a business function that has undergone a lot of change in the last few years. As a believer in the power of procurement, this recognition makes me happy. procurement #technologyadoption #supplychainmanagement.

Can a Retail Buyer become a Procurement Buyer?

Procurement Academy

appeared first on Procurement Academy. Procurement Corporate training procurement retailTwo professions that share a title, but where there is very little industry talent exchange.

Hey Procurement! It’s Time to SELL!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The Procurement, or Purchasing, function is considered by many to be a necessary but non-strategic part of any organization. This is not to say that they believe Procurement doesn’t play a role, but rather that they don’t view Procurement as playing a critical role beyond cutting costs and finding suppliers. Procurement is strategic! Now is the time for Procurement to SELL! The Procurement Value Chain Continuum. Procurement 101.

What is Procurement’s Place in the Value Chain?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Where does Procurement stand in your organization’s Value Chain? I speak with Procurement, Sourcing and Purchasing professionals every day, from various globally functioning organizations, and there’s a resounding similarity in every one of those conversations…. Procurement is?—?still?—?largely

Five Technologies for a more agile Procurement Process

Procurement Academy

Procurement is one of the functions, which requires constant change. Today, procurement teams are expected to play a strategic and tech-enabled role. Before, procurement teams had two focuses: cost reduction and risk mitigation.

Changing the face and pace of procurement

Requis

But very little real and lasting changes were made to make the procurement process more efficient. Sure, I adapted to meet my customers’ needs and the many changing faces of business during those times, but the actual job of a Procurement Manager largely remained the same.

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT

Eyvo

MACHINE LEARNING AND PROCUREMENT. Briefly explained, it is training machines to do things which humans can do but, better. Importance of Machine Learning in Procurement. Procurement, on the other hand, has been famously known to increase efficiencies and time and cost savings.

Procurement Experiences, Trends and the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Check out What is Virtual Procurement and Why Should You Care? Where is procurement, outsourcing, sourcing, supply chain, and purchasing going? We have worked in hundreds of different industries and spend areas over many years in thousands of procurement projects.

Manage Procurement Spend Like It’s Your Own Business!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Hey Procurement! Procurement. And all of this is managed by Procurement personnel. In What Exactly is Procurement? Now also consider that companies can spend as much as 75% or more of their revenue on the Procurement of goods and services. Subscribe Here!

The Value that Procurement Centres of Excellence Bring to Organisations

HICX Solutions

Spend Matters defines a Procurement Centre of Excellence as “an internal entity that performs internally facing knowledge-based services on a one-to-many basis to procurement (and to broader stakeholders) in order to drive scale, repeatability, and best practice.”

BrownFlynn and EcoVadis Launch First U.S. EcoVadis Supplier Training

EcoVadis

BrownFlynn is EcoVadis’ first Official Consulting & Training Partner in the United States. with nationwide professional development and executive training programs. training partner with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in 2009.

COVID-19: Three challenges procurement leaders must address in the next three months

Proxima

This presents challenges for procurement leaders. Just as the world is having to change, Procurement will need to change too. Remote working is the new normal for procurement teams. Decisions are made without the consultation of Procurement.

Challenges Facing Procurement Leaders

Material Handling & Logistics

From limited visibility beyond their tier-one suppliers to teams that don't have the capabilities to deliver on the strategy, procurement officers have their work cut out for them. There’s no doubt that digital is a game-changer in procurement," said Michael Daher, U.S.

4 Reasons Procurement Consulting is Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

AFFLINK

Mary Poppins might not be real, but her deliverables certainly can be – when you hire the right procurement consulting firm. And they don’t even need magic; they just need training, experience, and a focus that’s often hard to come by for busy executives.

Procurement – As a CPO, your people are your greatest asset.and your greatest headache!

Procurement Academy

In several recent surveys of CPO’s globally, the overwhelming message is that CPO’s are concerned about the availability of talent in the procurement sector. appeared first on Procurement Academy. Procurement Corporate training employees procurement

5 ways an online training tool can help your remote sales team

Procurement Academy

As a result, you may choose to create your regional sales efforts by engaging… The post 5 ways an online training tool can help your remote sales team appeared first on Procurement Academy. E-Learning online training Productivity Sales sales team sales training