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Mon 27 Jul 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Attention CPOs in manufacturing companies: Your engineering colleagues need you.

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Mon 20 Jul 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

It comes as little surprise to read in the news that consultants have found a lot of savings opportunities in business being squandered because various company functions are ignoring procurement rules and processes and going off on their own when it comes to buying supplies. It’s a problem that has existed to some degree since the first procurement professional tried to help the first pre-historic entrepreneur mass-produce the wheel.

 

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Mon 13 Jul 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Doing more on sustainability is not just about the feel-good factor, efforts here can make a significant impact on the bottom line.

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Mon 06 Jul 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

It’s not an exercise for the faint of heart. It takes a lot of work. But, it’s the kind of work all procurement professionals should take the lead in doing, in collaboration with their counterparts.

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Mon 29 Jun 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Let’s face it: As one CPO at a recent Procurement Leaders Roundtable commented, “few outsiders like us.” No wonder some in the function get a little defensive at times.

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Mon 22 Jun 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Technology has actually been important to procurement transformation for more than two decades, and that importance continues to grow. Today, much of the buzz relates to so-called “big data,” as it should, since therein lies great potential for procurement to dramatically raise the value the function provides.

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Mon 15 Jun 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

TBA. It’s not to indicate "to be announced," as is normally the case with those three letters. It’s for Total Benefits Analysis. Two news events of the last week illustrate the importance of the concept.

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Mon 08 Jun 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

With all that’s at stake in supply chain management, including contracts, pricing, even shared intellectual property, cyber security is a major risk for corporations.

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Mon 01 Jun 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Insurance agent sits above procurement in best job list proving that perceptions of the function continue to remain low among the next generation. Now is the time to start thinking about how these perceptions can finally be broken down.

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Tue 26 May 2015
Paul Teague Paul Teague

Without having done some of the work technical people in the company do, it’s hard to understand their challenges and pressures, and hard to convince them that you know what you are talking about when you give advice. Procurement needs a solution...

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