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Best Procurement Books of 2016 – Winning Selling to Impress the Buyer!

The last in our reminder of the procurement books of the year ... Tim Ussher is one of our old friends, a very impressive and […]

The Best Procurement Books of 2016: The Negotiation Book

Continuing our reprise of the best procurement books of 2016 with a second edition of The Negotiation Book. The author, Steve Gates, is founder of […]

The Best Procurement Books of 2016: The Law and Economics of Framework Agreements

Continuing our reprise of the best procurement books of 2016 – this was first reviewed on our Public Spend Forum website. Caroline Nicholas has written […]

The Best Procurement Books of 2016: Financing The End-To-End Supply Chain

Continuing our reprise of the best procurement-related books of 2016. It’s a risky business, reviewing books (or anything else) produced by or involving friends. If […]

The Best Procurement Books of 2016: Music Rights Without Fights

Last Christmas we did a round-up of the procurement books published in 2015, and marvelled at the quality; from Magnus Carlsson on IKEA, Abby Semple […]

Book Review – Financing The End-To-End Supply Chain

It’s a risky business, reviewing books (or anything else) produced by or involving friends. If you make a big thing about being independent, then you […]

Procurement, Consulting and Spend Management Market Update Q1 2016

This first quarter 2016 Edbury Daley (global procurement recruitment specialists) report on what’s happening in the employment market for procurement and associated professions is now finalised and […]

“Everyday I Write the Book” — How To Buy Music Rights Without Fights

We  recently reviewed the Richard Kirstein book on Music Rights Without Fights (Rethink Press). Richard is a professional musician with experience of marketing/agency side too. His book […]

Spend Matters 50/50: CIPS – A Provider to Know in 2015

We announced here and here our two (not ranked) lists: Spend Matters 50 To Know and 50 To Watch firms for 2015/2016. In the first case, […]

Spend Matters 50/50: Deloitte – A Provider to Know in 2015

We announced here and here our two (not ranked) lists: Spend Matters 50 To Know and 50 To Watch firms for 2015/2016. In the first case, […]

Spend Matters 50/50: Fieldglass (An SAP Company) – A Provider to Know in 2015

"Fieldglass (now part of SAP) is one of the leading vendor management systems (VMS) in the market. The firm has been a long-time player (since […]

Music Rights – Without Fights! Richard Kirstein’s Excellent New Book Reviewed

We’ve got a couple of new books to review for you for the New Year, and the first is an enjoyable as well as useful […]