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Would you believe that I am still getting comments on my original post in January?  I love the fact that our community is engaged in the conversation because we can all learn from each other, so please keep the discussion going . . . . . .  Now, let’s talk process!!!  I assume this is [...]

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Author: Anne Kohler
Posted: March 23, 2017, 5:59 pm

Category Management is the latest advancement of the Strategic Sourcing process and is taking our professional community by storm.  The ability to align strategic business objectives with appropriate sourcing strategies is finally allowing procurement and supply chain professionals to become far more strategic.  The move to the C-Suite clearly is made easier by Category Management.  [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: March 21, 2017, 3:07 pm

We have been sending client advisories to a number of our clients and a large group of Chief Procurement/Supply Chain Officers are getting together on April 4th for a discussion on this topic so I thought I would take one aspect of it for this post – namely, contracting strategy.  Let me lay out the [...]

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Author: Dalip Raheja
Posted: March 16, 2017, 6:45 pm

 . . . to your top talent? If not, then please don’t complain when they walk out the door.  For years, we have been talking about the war on talent – especially for highly skilled professionals in procurement, sourcing, finance, consulting, etc.  Some of our clients spend so much time trying to recruit new talent, [...]

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Author: Anne Kohler
Posted: March 9, 2017, 6:25 pm

  The Mpower Group is excited to announce our founding partner,  COO, Anne Kohler, has been honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive as a 2017 Provider Pros to Know.                                                        [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: March 8, 2017, 9:45 pm