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The Bonfire Strategic Sourcing Blog

Fresh perspectives and research insights for today’s procurement teams.

3 questions to ask about usability in sourcing software

3 questions to ask about usability in sourcing software

Ease-of-use is one of the most important features of a new software solution. After all, a successful implementation depends on your end users’ willingness to adopt the software fully and use it confidently. It’s crucial to get the user experience right — but it can...

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Procurement’s strategic impact in action

Procurement’s strategic impact in action

Industry blogs and conference headliners are abuzz with the discussion of procurement’s strategic impact. It’s clear that procurement is gaining more recognition as key value driver and earning a seat at the decision-making table. However, many teams are struggling to...

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How I Work: Travis Ratsoy

How I Work: Travis Ratsoy

We’re sitting down with procurement professionals in different organizations to hear about how they approach their work, how Bonfire fits into their day-to-day, and the resources and tools that keep them on track. This month’s guest is Travis Ratsoy, Procurement and...

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The high price of free procurement software

The high price of free procurement software

When it comes to ‘free’ upgrades, ‘free’ vacations, or a ‘free’ gift of $5M from an international monarch, we recognize that if something seems too good to be true, it usually is. However, in the case of free procurement software, many procurement professionals are...

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6 reasons your vendors prefer electronic submission

6 reasons your vendors prefer electronic submission

Many teams today realize the importance of streamlining their procurement process online for greater efficiency and cost savings. The critical first step is leaving behind your paper-based submission process in favour of electronic submission. However, some teams are...

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Growing procurement’s strategic footprint

Growing procurement’s strategic footprint

The role of better sourcing software in the public sector The strategic role of procurement is growing, and many organizations increasingly rely upon procurement to play a proactive role in delivering on organizational objectives. However, according to the 2018...

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Championing change in your organization

Championing change in your organization

Procurement teams today are at the tipping point: growing project volumes, fewer resources, and increased scrutiny mean that it is no longer feasible for teams to rely on basic bidding tools and manual processes for their competitive bidding and RFx process....

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Running construction tenders in Bonfire using eBonding

Running construction tenders in Bonfire using eBonding

Online procurement platforms like Bonfire have changed the way teams run their bids and RFPs: paper, email, and Excel are being replaced by a streamlined and fully online software that supports the entire procurement process, saving teams significant time by making...

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Procuring the Olympics

Procuring the Olympics

The Winter Games in Pyeong Chang bring together nearly 3,000 athletes from 192 countries to compete at the top of their sport. It’s hard not to be inspired by the athletic feats on screen — as well as the logistical feats that took place to bring this event to life....

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How I Work: Joel Neaveill

How I Work: Joel Neaveill

We’re sitting down with procurement professionals in different organizations to hear about how they approach their work, how Bonfire fits into their day-to-day, and the resources and tools that keep them on track. This month’s guest is Joel Neaveill, Director of...

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How I Work: Travis Temeyer

How I Work: Travis Temeyer

We’re sitting down with procurement professionals in different organizations to hear about how they approach their work, how Bonfire fits into their day-to-day, and the resources and tools that keep them on track. This month’s guest is Travis Temeyer, Director of...

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