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Cloud Automation Drives the Trend of E-Procurement Technology

Smart Data Collective

One of the biggest reasons cloud technology is becoming important is that it is helping companies make e-procurement possible. This process is also called e-procurement. Cloud automation helps firms procure to pay for various goods and services that they buy online.

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Can AI Mitigate Inherent Procurement Risks from the Supply Chain?

Dataversity

Everyone involved in the supply chain knows procurement is an integral part of any business. But there is a hidden risk in the procurement process. Companies may experience various problems in the procurement process, […]. Click to learn more about author Sonal Mehta.

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Companies Need to Create Data-Centric Procurement Processes

Smart Data Collective

Companies are using big data in countless aspects of their business models, including the procurement processes. However, procurement departments have increasingly lagged behind in companies’ quests to digitize their workflow.

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Sustainable procurement in government

Clarasys

Sustainable procurement offers a huge opportunity to affect change through working with suppliers and partners. Embedding a mindset of sustainable procurement into your decision-making and programme planning is one of the best ways to have a positive impact.

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Sustainable procurement in government

Clarasys

Sustainable procurement offers a huge opportunity to affect change through working with suppliers and partners. Embedding a mindset of sustainable procurement into your decision-making and programme planning is one of the best ways to have a positive impact.

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Analytical Questions from Procurement Management Knowledge Area | Simplilearn

Simplilearn

Will you be surprised to see questions related to calculations from the Procurement Management knowledge area in PMP exams? Don’t worry; they are all simple use simple logic. To make it understandable here are some sample questions with details.

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Your Definitive Guide To Modern & Professional Procurement Reports

Datapine Blog

In fact, an IDC study showed that over 80% of business leaders surveyed from sales, HR, procurement, and other departments agreed that issues arise because companies are equipped with different internal systems and applications that don’t ‘talk’ to one other. Now, regardless of the sector or industry, the procurement of goods and services in a timely and efficient manner is one of the primary drivers of success. And procurement reporting is no exception to this.

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Agile Procurement in the Public Sector w/ Nathan Hummel

Leading Agile

In many organizations, the group responsible for procurement, and the processes they follow, were established under a traditional (waterfall) approach. Listen to the SoundNotes Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to SoundNotes on: Apple Podcasts. Google Play. Spotify. Soundcloud.

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Logistics, Data, and AI: Key Learnings from the Pandemic

Dataversity

And with this in mind, earlier this year, we commissioned an in-depth report on how the pandemic impacted the freight procurement industry, by speaking with hundreds of shippers with $100 million-plus in annual freight spend.

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You Picked the Wrong RPA Tool. Now What? | Blueprint

Blueprint

There are many reasons why organizations might slowly realize that they have procured and implemented the wrong automation platform. Buyer’s remorse is unfortunately a widespread phenomenon among automation programs these days.

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Program Preview: Post Graduate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management | Simplilearn webinar starts 26-05-2022 15:30

Simplilearn

A common thread through modern supply chain management is digital technology, which speeds up procurement, Read More

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Achieving a PMI-PMP® Credential – E-mail Interview with Mr. Emad Zbeidi from Alberta, Canada | Simplilearn

Simplilearn

Mr. Zbeidi works as a Procurement Manager at Salam Mall, one of the largest projects of IBDAA investment at Calgary in Alberta, Canada. Simplilearn is glad to announce that Mr. Emad Zbeidi from Alberta, Canada has recently cleared PMP® exam achieving a PMI® PMP® Credential.

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90% Of Saas Buyers Overpay for AI-Driven Services

Smart Data Collective

However, the main challenge that company IT, finance and procurement teams face when purchasing SaaS is the lack of pricing transparency. Once you’ve entered into talks with a vendor, it’s up to your company’s negotiation team to procure the best value contract.

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How to enable exceptional business analysis

Business Analysts

Procurement – most services in this space are commonly resource/individual focused – and they have been encouraged to be. Procurement is measured by driving the cost of goods and services down to reduce organisational spend. Procurement is set up how they are.

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Case Study – Augmented Analytics for India Software Services and Technology Company

ElegantJ BI

The Smarten solution intuitive interface allows users to make the most out of available data and effectively manage resources, revenue, procurement, business operations, manpower allocation etc.

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Margin analysis helps drinks distributor concentrate on key areas of business

Phocas

Dayla Drinks is an independent on-trade drinks distributor specializing in the procurement and supply of over 3,000 products such as beer, spirits and soft drinks.

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Leverage Blockchain Technology for Supply Chain Management

BizAcuity

Delays in procurement, financial transactions, can be reduced thanks to a much stronger collaboration between third-parties. From procurement, loading-unloading, picking-packaging and finally, shipping.

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Streamline Purchase Order Processing with Astera ReportMiner

Astera

According to Gartner Procurement & Operations Leadership Council report , 72% of Chief Procurement Officers cited the underutilization of automation technologies as their most critical problem.

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Smart Businesses Must Invest in Data Analytics for Higher Conversions

Smart Data Collective

You can procure data from analytics tools to optimize your landing pages to maximize conversions. Small businesses are facing more challenges than ever. The recent economic crisis is not showing any signs of abating any time soon.

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The Evolving Role of Analytics in Supply Chain Security

Smart Data Collective

The supply chain is referred to because many items are procured from outside sources. . Analytics technology has become fundamental to many aspects of organizational management. Some of the benefits of analytics actually have crossover with each other.

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Sustainable and resilient infrastructure and the need for PPP specialists

Training ByteSize

Therefore, instead of merely increasing construction to close the infrastructure gap, we need to improve service delivery and transform how public and private sector project developers plan to procure assets that meet all sustainability criteria (i.e.,

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Automation With A Human Touch: Balancing Agility And Standardization

Timo Elliot

First an investment budget is requested and approved to provide the money for the iPhone, and second, then, a procurement process is initiated and run through to purchase the device with this budget.

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3 Massive Cost-Saving Benefits of Smart Data for Businesses

Smart Data Collective

Customer procurement is more challenging than ever; the cost of living is rising; and suppliers are up charging businesses to increase their profits. Whether you are an entrepreneur or you own an established business, you should constantly be on the lookout for opportunities to save money and time, while still providing value. There are several ways in which businesses can reduce their business expenses. For example, they could maximize their employees’ skills or cut production costs.

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Why SMBs Need To Choose the Right Data Backup Solution

Smart Data Collective

In fact, pay as you use reduces the trouble caused by the procurement and implementation of backup. Big data is becoming more important than ever. Experts estimate that 463 exabytes of data are created every day. Unfortunately, this data is not invincible.

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Seven Benefits of Using AI to Perform Text Analysis

Smart Data Collective

When machines can easily procure needed information from a pile of unorganized data, you know the benefits of such technology are enormous. Artificial intelligence is often portrayed as a technology that will make robots rule over humans.

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10 key considerations for creating a sustainable operating model

Clarasys

The supermarket might also give responsibility for sustainability to the head of procurement, as this person will make sure every organisation in the supply chain shares similar values and is taking responsibility for its own emissions.

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Quality Control Tips for Data Collection with Drone Surveying

Smart Data Collective

As more surveying companies harness the power of drones, they are compiling more data that can be used for energy procurement construction, oil drilling, defense applications and many other purposes.

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A Guide To The Top 14 Types Of Reports With Examples Of When To Use Them

Datapine Blog

Procurement Report **click to enlarge** This next example of a report was built with intuitive procurement analytics software and it gives a general view of various metrics that the procurement department needs to work with on a regular basis.

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10 key considerations for creating a sustainable operating model

Clarasys

The supermarket might also give responsibility for sustainability to the head of procurement, as this person will make sure every organisation in the supply chain shares similar values and is taking responsibility for its own emissions.

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Becoming an Intelligent, Sustainable Enterprise with SAP

Timo Elliot

With SAP Ariba solutions and Ariba Network, Velux was able to digitize, integrate and simplify supplier collaboration, improve procurement efficiency, and reduce replanning and cancellations.

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Public Private Partnerships: infrastructure financing and structuring cash flows

Training ByteSize

However, there are still many procurement practitioners who do not understand the key differences, to understand a procurement and a PPP. This is the public sector outflows, and it’s a comparative chart between a conventional procurement and a Public Private Partnership.

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There are no agile contracts!

Agile Business Consortium

We would like to share an alternative solution, from Mirko Kleiner, Founder of Flowdays and the Lean-Agile Procurement Alliance. In our cases with Lean-Agile Procurement, we’re applying this principle of co-creating very successfully. CEO of a Vendor while applying Lean-Agile Procurement. Connect with Lean-Agile Procurement Alliance on LinkedIn. Contracts can be a daunting and often heavily debated subject when it comes to agile.

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How Pet Family Used Data to Thrive Under COVID

Sisense

In procurement, saving time on reporting has allowed the team to focus fully on further developing new products, improving the supply chain, and performing other tasks that will generate revenue for the business.

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Using Data to Weather the Storm: YourDMS and Pets Corner

Sisense

In procurement, saving time on reporting has allowed the team to focus on developing new products, improving the supply chain, and performing other tasks that will generate revenue for the business. Prior to this, procurement would have managed this process using multiple spreadsheets.

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Get The Most Out Of Smart Business Intelligence Reporting

Datapine Blog

Streamlined procurement processes. And if this is the case, it’s more than likely that you have some form of a procurement department. Streamlined procurement processes. Big data plays a crucial role in online data analysis , business information, and intelligent reporting.

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Case Study – Augmented Analytics for Leading Rural Fintech Company in India

Elegant BI

The Smarten intuitive interface allows users to make the most out of available data and to effectively manage their resources, revenue, procurement, business operations, manpower allocation etc.

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Public Private Partnerships; project financing through a special purpose vehicle

Training ByteSize

However, there are still many procurement practitioners who do not understand the key differences, to understand a procurement and a PPP.

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