Purchase SystemIntegrating A Cloud Purchase Order SystemIt will always be difficult to manage purchase requests made by employees in the event that a company is using a paper based system or even an outdated computer system. That goes a long way in underlining how important it... 3 March 2015Read more 0Powerful PurchasingAdvantages to Procurement Certification Part 2: Improved Standing with VendorsIn Part 1 we looked at your improved standing among industry peers when pursuing professional purchasing certifications. Today we continue by moving the circle inward a bit to how this relates to your standing among the vendors and other suppliers... 20 February 2014Read more 0Powerful PurchasingAdvantages to Procurement Certification Part 1: Improved Standing with Industry PeersIn this 6-part series we will be looking at several aspects of procurement certification including advantages both inside and outside your company and some online certifications you may want to consider. Let’s start outside with industry peers and work our way... 18 February 2014Read more 0Powerful PurchasingCertified Procurement Professional Benefit #5 – Industry Recognition for LeadersNow well shall turn to how senior management perceives you as an individual. Do they regard you as a leader who is capable of great things and who can lead the organization in a positive direction? Do they think of... 25 September 2012Read more 0Powerful PurchasingCertified Procurement Professional Benefit #4 – Better Relationships With SuppliersSo how can your procurement department save money for the company? The answer is simple. Wherever your company is spending money is a potential place where savings can be obtained. Savings essentially are where the money is and where the... 20 September 2012Read more 0Powerful PurchasingCertified Procurement Professional Benefit #3 – A Stronger, More Effective TeamProcurement team certification can also help to make your procurement team stronger and more formidable. The stronger the team is, the better your overall results will be and the more respected your department will be within the company as a... 18 September 2012Read more 0Powerful PurchasingCertified Procurement Professional Benefit #2 – Better Return on InvestmentsAnother benefit of obtaining procurement certification for your team is a better return on investments. Oftentimes the higher-ups within a company evaluate the success of their procurement department in terms of the perceived return on investment. That means that your... 13 September 2012Read more 0Powerful PurchasingCertified Procurement Professional Benefit #1 – Enhanced PerceptionYou have likely heard the saying “perception is reality” before. For leaders within procurement positions, this essentially means that if those at the top of the management chain believe your procurement team to be incompetent, inexperienced or incapable; your team... 11 September 2012Read more 0Powerful PurchasingAmerican Purchasing Society vs. Institute of Supply ManagementCertification by the American Purchasing Society is available to workers in the purchasing industry whose companies belong to the American Purchasing Society as well as companies that are not members of this organization but whose workers are seeking certification. The... 31 May 2012Read more Search Hit enter to search or ESC to close Your shopping cart WooCommerce should be installed and activated!