You can have individual stars, but to get the most of your procurement team, you need to inspire a team mentality. It’s Career Boot Camp time at Procurious! Expanding your knowledge and testing your abilities can be draining, and you will get tired. But don’t get discouraged. Here are seven tips for building top-notch procurement … Continue reading 7 Quotes to Inspire Procurement Teamwork Success
Want to volunteer but don’t know where to start? Why not exercise your procurement skills by helping out a local charity? The charity sector is on the look-out for volunteers. Donating your skills and time is a great way to boost your career prospects, whether you intend to remain in the private sector or take … Continue reading Boost Your Procurement Career – Volunteer!
Don’t be defined by other people’s perceptions of you. Tap into your personal mojo to hit the heights in your career. It’s sad, but true, that many people leave their career growth at the mercy of their employers or bosses. People who take ownership of their career destiny are much more likely to attain success. … Continue reading Unlock Success By Unleashing Your Procurement Mojo
Making the quantum leap from your current state to a successful future is just a case of mind over matter. We all want to set ourselves up for happiness and success in our lives, careers and relationships. But how do we harness the power of the mind to create a new reality? Well, to change … Continue reading Mind over Matter – The Quantum Leap to Success
Procurement pros get to experience all sides of their organisation – and that’s the key to learning! Megan Sunderland, Vice President Global Procurement / CPO of Beam Suntory, considers the opportunities enjoyed by procurement professionals, who have access to diverse elements of business to help boost learning, both inside and outside their organisations. Megan also identifies some of her … Continue reading Be a Procurement Polygon – Learning From All Sides
Have you got a split personality online? One for personal life, and one for professional life? Then you’re doing it wrong! You’ve been invited to a huge, can’t-miss networking event, and everyone is going to be there – your friends, your colleagues, your clients, and even people from that awesome company you want to work … Continue reading When Worlds Collide: Becoming More Valuable Online
Your network is one of the most important things to cultivate during your career. But what habits do the best networkers have? And how can you develop them yourself? Networking with career advancement in mind requires some planning and focus. The key to successful networking is to market yourself using resources available to you and … Continue reading 7 Habits of Highly Effective Networkers