On the cusp of a groundbreaking Procurement event, in the wake of catastrophic pre-COVID events, and despite grim economic outlooks and stifled Supply Chains, Africa is proving itself to be an innovative, resilient force in World Procurement It’s an exciting time for Procurement in Africa! Two leading influencers in the African Supply Chain and Procurement profession have created AFRICA SUPPLY … Continue reading Out Of Africa – Procurement News
Soon, Industry 4.0 technologies will be part of EVERY supply chain… You already know technology is changing the way supply chains are managed. What you might not realise is just how soon Industry 4.0 technologies will be part of every supply chain. Companies want better transparency, greater quality checks, and increased efficiency. That’s why so … Continue reading Now Is The Time To Learn Industry 4.0 Technologies
2020 has been a year like no other. Which of course means we need an update in our go-to career tips… Unfortunately, careers often look better with hindsight. If only I hadn’t taken that role, we often think, or perhaps, I could be better off if only I’d learnt to better negotiate my salary. Fortunately … Continue reading Here Are 5 Of The Most Life-Changing Career Tips Of 2020
Thanks to the power of online collaboration, social media has played an essential role in helping supply chain and procurement professionals manage COVID-19. Where would we be without social media? Imagine trying to navigate through this crisis without the support of your social networks. At Procurious, we have provided a safe space for our almost … Continue reading 4 Reasons Social Media Is A Gamechanger For Supply Chain & Procurement
Reaching influencer status on social media in any industry comes down to two things. Procurement and Supply Chain Influencer, Kelly Barner reveals what what they are and why it is important… With world social media day only moments away, it’s time to reflect on how far the procurement profession has come in promoting itself to … Continue reading How Kelly Barner Became The World’s No 1 Procurement Influencer
COVID-19 creates new career opportunities for procurement and supply chain professionals, despite recent job losses and pay cuts. COVID-19 wreaked havoc on the job market. The most recent U.S. analysis reveals that 21.5 million Americans remain unemployed. In the European Union, 397,000 people lost their jobs in April, according to the EU’s June report. Globally, … Continue reading Job Cuts: Is There Light At The End Of The Tunnel?
Don’t be seduced by a sleek user interface or fancy bells and whistles – it’s the solutions ability to address your most critical spend categories, use cases and suppliers that really matter in the long term. It’s easy to be taken in by the shiny exterior of a product, it’s pretty packaging, isn’t it? As … Continue reading Forget The Pretty Face, It’s The Content That Matters