Tag: spend management

Should CIO Be a Part-Time Job?

Should CIO Be a Part-Time Job?

Forgive me if the title of this article elevated your blood pressure or caused undue anxiety. The goal here is not to discount the role of the CIO in today’s business environment but to point out the fact that, in many companies, that role has significantly changed. Almost every company is becoming technology-centric, with digital […]

Procurement Outsourcing Is Hot — Even for Hybrid Strategies | Article

Procurement Outsourcing Is Hot — Even for Hybrid Strategies | Article

Procurement outsourcing is the least understood but fastest-growing outsourcing story. The market is heating up and there is a lot to learn. What should you outsource? What should you retain — and why? If you decide to outsource, what should you do internally before outsourcing? How can you implement a hybrid strategy in your procurement […]

How Procurement and Finance Executives can create bottom line impact from Source to Pay | White Paper

How Procurement and Finance Executives can create bottom line impact from Source to Pay | White Paper

Enterprises often focus too narrowly on cost savings and lose sight of critical measures like improving bottom line impact, reducing Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), improving customer satisfaction and achieving global cost competitiveness. This paper highlights how CFOs and CPOs can deliver bottom line impact by: Setting cost-savings and spend under management (SUM) objectives Managing […]