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With our Sourcing / Supply Chain Maturity Model as the backdrop, today we are tackling Globalization. Most organizations understand that globalization is here to stay and something that we all have to deal with. In fact, with the current political upheavals across the world, disruption to commerce is the norm and your organization must have strategies in place to [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: July 1, 2020, 4:52 pm

First, I hope you are all staying healthy and safe. The last 90 days has taught us all that working remotely is possible. Millions upon millions of us went from commuting to our workplace every day to abruptly scrambling to find a place in our homes to get our work done. Companies quickly provided technology [...]

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Author: Anne Kohler
Posted: June 25, 2020, 4:28 pm

Hope you are staying safe. We know you’re busy so we’ll make these quick – On The Go!. Short video snippets based on our discussions with Chief Supply Chain/Sourcing Officers during these challenging times. You can follow up for more details if interested. Today, we will discuss changing the way we engage with Stakeholders as [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: June 24, 2020, 7:46 pm

Procurement/Supply Executive Round Table (PERT)  Part III:  Hear From A Colleague in the COVID Epicenter in Europe! When Thursday – August 6, 2020  9 – 11 AM CDT                    No Cost for this Event Where: Your Office   What you need to Attend: A computer, tablet, or smartphone An [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: June 24, 2020, 4:02 pm

  By now, we have weathered the initial shock and awe from this horrible event and have settled into the routine of working from home, securing enough PPE and trying to plan for the reopening depending on when that may be happening.  At the risk of beating that poor dead horse again, since this type [...]

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Author: Dalip Raheja
Posted: June 18, 2020, 6:10 pm