Category Archives: Proactis
Written on November 26, 2013
Last week I spent my second day with the accountants and procurement teams of, I guess what you may describe as, a pseudo public sector organisation somewhere in Australia! From our initial meeting it was apparent they had very little evidence of their performance in terms of fact-based visualisations to support their belief that, whilst
Written on November 11, 2013
Whilst I am a huge advocate of the work that the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) does in terms of education in the procurement and purchasing arena as well as the help that ‘some’ specialist consultants do in their space by improving the procurement and purchasing functions, unfortunately, this alone is not going
Written on October 28, 2013
We have seen much change is happening in procurement and purchasing departments across the world, and particularly here in Australia. The profession is certainly taking the right steps by moving away from savings at any cost to value building with other stakeholders and more prominence on procurement at board level, I could go on .