My Blog : Thomas Seal http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal My Blog : Thomas Seal en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:08:31 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 10080 Affino 5 RSS Generator Thomas Seal Gaining An Insight On The Underlying Drivers Of Cost http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2014/09/11/gaining-an-insight-on-the-underlying-drivers-of-cost <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2014/09/11/gaining-an-insight-on-the-underlying-drivers-of-cost"><img src="http://www.procurementleaders.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/076/shutterstock_209557231_Thumb.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> Gaining cost transparency within indirect categories is a difficult business, but by following a few simple steps you can achieve this and get a complete understanding of cost drivers in some of the most complex of categories. </div> </div> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:27:00 +0000 http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2014/09/11/gaining-an-insight-on-the-underlying-drivers-of-cost The Savings Paradox http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2013/06/27/the-savings-paradox <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2013/06/27/the-savings-paradox"><img src="http://www.procurementleaders.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/052/Paradox_300_200_Thumb.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> How is the function managing to sustain savings in spite of a predicted inflation averaging around 4%? </div> </div> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:22:00 +0000 http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2013/06/27/the-savings-paradox Timken's procurement journey http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2013/03/27/timkens-procurement-journey- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> Having spent a lot of time over the last year investigating what the future might hold, it is interesting to hear the views of those who are making decisions now to prepare for what&rsquo;s next. </div> </div> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:28:00 +0000 http://www.procurementleaders.com/blog/my-blog--thomas-seal/2013/03/27/timkens-procurement-journey-