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May 10, 2017

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 2 of 4

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 2 of 4

A look at CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade

In Chapter One of CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade, we looked at the current state of the CPO and procurement leaders, the shifting priorities they have and the strategies they’re using – or plan to use – to achieve them. This time, Chapter Two looks more broadly at the state of procurement as a whole – where it is, where it needs to be and what is standing in the way.

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May 16, 2017

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 3 of 4

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 3 of 4

A look at CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade

In Chapters One and Two of CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade, we look at the current states of the CPO and procurement as a whole — what leaders are thinking and doing, and why. Chapter Three – Procurement Performance – delves into those strategies in more detail, offering up best-practice benchmarks for technology, processes and performance from leading CPOs and organizations worldwide.

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May 18, 2017

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 4 of 4

Empowering procurement through Platformance: Part 4 of 4

A look at CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade

Chapters One, Two and Three of CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade cover a lot of ground, from the current state of procurement to the CPO mindset and what best-in-class organizations are doing differently. Chapter Four – Strategies for Success, the final chapter of the report, gives you hard and fast advice and strategies for taking your procurement organization to the next level, and beyond. Take notes.

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April 12, 2018

Procurement Retooled

Procurement Retooled

A Review of CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade

The CPO Rising 2017: Tools of the Trade report from Ardent Partners was a big focus last year. It was the first of their benchmark reports to explore the technology perspective of procurement, and it was revealing. Before the release of CPO Rising 2018: The Age of Intelligence happens, we thought it was worth reviewing Tools of the Trade to check some highlights. It’s also good to have a reminder of where procurement leaders stand in their efforts to achieve Process Under Management.

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