In the professional sphere, experience with project management is one of the most valuable skills you can have. Starting is harder than just deciding you’ve got what it takes to get things done — you’ll have to get certification, which is exactly what this pair of lessons offers. Show More Summary
As much as we would like to realize the dream of one platform for Supply Management, it’s not going to happen — at least not within our professional lifetime. The internet, and software development, might be moving in cat years, but let’s face it, it’s been 90 cat years since true first generation strategic sourcing, […]
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has called for blood tests to be introduced as a matter of routine in professional soccer, insisting his sport is not immune to the scourge of doping. The Football Association has contacted the Frenchman after he suggested, in a recent interview with L’Equipe Sport and Style, […]
Former professional basketball player Gilbert Arenas, who recently filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against an entertainment business management firm and his former business manager alleging mismanagement of his funds, has put his home in Encino on the market for $3.495 million. The gated Mediterranean-style...
While human resources (HR) has shed its traditional administrative process-centric identity, fear of numbers keeps many professionals away from that coveted seat at the boardroom table. Some claim the value of employees isn’t measurable. The trouble is, the only way HR can demonstrate its relevance is by speaking the language [...]
New year, new career? If you’re thinking of making a change, this training bundle could have you working as a project manager by 2016. Get all the tools you need to get your Project Management Professional certification and your Associate in Project Management certification for $49. Show More Summary
The GOP may be meaner than a trip of rabid stoats, but that’s politics for ya. You might think this observation scarcely warrants a Tweet. But that’s because you’re not professional wordmeister Chris Cillizza. He managed to spin it into an article. Which … is very much summarized by the Tweet. It’s a living. I […]
Categories: We're pleased to feature another guest post from Sibby Smith, Management Consultant - Procurement and Commercial with AECOM, a global provider of professional technical and management support services. My recent articles...Show More Summary
As wrestling has shifted and evolved, it’s become somewhat of a lost art, but even now…nothing adds drama and tension to a wrestling match the same way that a capable manager can. Whether it’s […]
Build your leadership skills and prepare for the ultimate certifications in project management with this series of online courses. These two extensive courses will help get you ready for Project Management Professional (PMP) and Associate in…
Categories: Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management, Talent Management Tags: General News, L2 Services procurement professionals should start thinking about the enormous generational shift approaching. Show More Summary
Categories: Industry News, Procurement Tags: General News, L1 In a move that will have a lot of procurement professionals looking over their shoulders, PepsiCo has eliminated its global marketing procurement team. The maker of Pepsi, Tropicana and Quaker runs one of the world’s most respected brand and marketing firms. Show More Summary
People with IT skills are always in high demand in the the job world. Just about every company out there needs skilled people to manage their computer systems and networks, and if you have those skills, you’ll suddenly find that your job prospects improve dramatically. Show More Summary
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Given the increases in electronic storage and data archiving, eDiscovery has exploded in recent years. That explosion has helped fuel a growing industry of legal support professionals, from attorneys to IT workers to project managers, who manage you eDiscovery needs. But, of course, not all litigation support specialists are......
In the information age, we are exposed to a vast number of terms, abbreviations, and acronyms too numerous to understand and learn. Some are relevant to our personal and professional lives, while others are not. The challenge is figuring out which ones are. This paper describes one individual’s experience in a new position in developing […]
Categories: Sponsored Article, Talent Management Tags: viewpoint Recently, there has been a shift in how organizations are recruiting procurement professionals. Today, there are two seemingly opposite approaches to recruiting procurement talent: the traditional approach and the radical approach. Let’s explore. (Read more...)
Highly regarded fashion agency that launches and manages emerging designer brands seeks full-time professional to assist in all aspects of technical design and production.Responsibilities include:Responsible for managing technical design, product development and productionCreating and updating... Continue reading
Categories: Last week, we featured the news that Paul Vincent, a well known figure in the world of management consulting and professional services procurement, has joined KellyOCG as Vice President - Global Talent Supply Chain Operations. Show More Summary
The debate over the new red and green cups from Starbucks rages on. Last night, professional Chaz Bono impersonator and self-proclaimed “Social Media Evangelist” Josh Feuerstein somehow managed to weasel his way onto CNN where he discussed his outrage over the new paper cups from Starbucks, which he, like many Christian extremists, interprets as an act of war […]