Geopolitics has a huge impact on procurement strategy. What can be some of the ways to handle these situations, effectively? What can be the best strategies that nations can embrace to reduce their risks of geopolitical impacts? In this episode of our Procurement Game Changers podcast, Khalid Dib answers all these questions, based on his experience of handling similar challenges involving clients and vendors across the world.
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Purchasing consulting services is complicated. In this episode of our smart consulting sourcing series, Helene takes a close look at the factors that differentiate purchasing consulting services from any tangible products and even less complicated services.
When it comes to availing of consulting services, everybody wants to work with a top consulting firm. Some businesses consider it cool to hire a top-notch brand because their competitors are doing just that.
In this episode of our Smart Consulting Sourcing podcast, Helene discusses the dimensions and levels in the consulting procurement maturity grid and explains what companies can do to transcend each level. Tune in to gain a new perspective on your procurement capability!
Direct and Indirect Procurement, both play an important role in the development of a firm. Understanding the similarities and distinctions between the two can eventually help you prepare for effective supply chain and spend management strategies, even if they are different functions that demand different techniques and technologies.
There are many different types of consultancies, but they can broadly be divided into three categories: generalist, specialist & niche.
The scope of a project is a description of the work to be done, as well as what will not be done throughout the project — the items that are out of scope. There are seven reasons why you need an RFP to clarify the scope of your project.
This podcast comes back on the recent controversy reported by The French Senate and opposition on the French Government spending huge amount of money on consulting. The podcast looks into the report from a strategic and procurement standpoint to give the keys to decipher this controversy.
Corporate Social Responsibility is becoming an increasingly essential problem on a global scale, with many firms - large and small – addressing it directly and methodically. This is why global sustainability registries, such as the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, prioritize foreign corporations.
Even the big consulting houses are keen on spreading their roots in these emerging markets. Even though North ...
Global sourcing is a procurement approach aimed at utilizing global efficiencies in the delivery of products and ...
SRM (Supplier Relationship Management) is a big topic in consulting. The method Procurement manages Consulting Providers should be consistent with the company's overall SRM policies.
Early stages in consulting of shifting from analogue to Digital model is the first look at where is consulting industry going in 2022? AI tools that help consultants analyze bid data to produce effective results. How consulting would help in a sustainable growth? What are the key components of consulting in 2022?