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CIPS #iBuy Wins Student Engagement Award – Good Timing as Skills Shortage Grows

Last year we took a look at this CIPS initiative and its very good website to tempt young people into procurement as a career:  iBuy […]

Leadership Is Best Demonstrated In Times Of Crisis – Discuss

What makes a good, even a great leader? I know, I know, you’ve seen thousands of articles about this topic and most of them were […]

Down the Procurement Pub with Alex Kleiner, George Owens and Alynda Segarra

So quite a week with the BravoConnect event in Madrid for me, while Nancy Clinton was at the Coupa and Basware events, along with Sheena […]

More On CIPS SM Awards Integrity Issue – A Statement from CIPS

Following our story about the CIPS SM Awards and the preponderance of winners whose procurement heads happened to be on the judging panel, we asked […]

Procurement Has Advanced In 30 Years – But Not That Much!

This was from Supply Management last week, in their coverage of the CIPS SM Awards. “When I started 30 years ago [procurement] wasn’t really a […]

Procurement Conferences – Clashfinder for w/c October 16th

If you are a Festival attendee, as I am, you will know the wonderful Clashfinder website, which gives you a timetable of all the artists […]

CIPS SM Procurement Awards – Should Judges Be Allowed To Enter?

Having written positively about the CIPS SM Awards last week, we had a couple of interesting comments, one to the website and one via a […]

CIPS SM Awards – Well Done Everyone! Enjoy the Hangovers …

Congratulations to all the winners at last night’s CIPS SM Awards. We weren’t there to heckle / cheer / get horribly drunk, but followed events […]

MCA Awards and the Consulting Excellence Scheme

Friday was one of the most interesting days of the year for me, as a judge for a couple of categories in the Management Consultancies […]

Public Spend Forum Europe – Public Procurement Highlights From This Week

Public Spend Forum Europe is dedicated to European public sector procurement, and aims to be a global community and knowledge network for public procurement and the public […]