The Times They Are-a-Changin’: Executing Direct Procurement Kyle Fitzsimmons - April 27, 2015 10:20 AM | Categories: Procurement, Procurement Research, Spend Management | Tags: General News Brand new, hot off the press research from Pierre Mitchell, chief research officer at Spend Matters, is now available with Direct Procurement Execution: What’s Changing? Pierre provides a checklist to follow for executing direct procurement partner enablement. Direct spend enablement is vastly different from indirect procurement and thus requires a different set of knowledge and skills to function effectively. Once corralled, managing indirect spending is a proven commodity in controlling costs. Take it away, Pierre! Discuss this: Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.