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Find Procurement Software That Is Easy To Use | Spend Matters Whitepaper

In this report, recognize how user-friendly software encourages stakeholder participation and improves perceptions toward the procurement process. Download the Report

Understanding Procurement Technology | GovTech Whitepaper

Learn how to increase the odds of success in your organization by leveraging the appropriate technology to become more strategic. Download the Report

Procurement Beyond Paperwork

Procurement Beyond Paperwork

Procurement is changing. No longer a back-office function, it is increasingly being recognized as a strategic player. After all, key organizational goals depend on an intelligent, transparent, and efficient procurement process.  At the same time, procurement teams are...

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Stretch your time and strengthen your impact

Stretch your time and strengthen your impact

How sourcing technology helps public procurement teams do more with less  Rising project volumes and shrinking staff sizes have placed procurement teams under pressure, with 40% of public procurement staff reporting that their team is stretched or overworked.  This is...

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Thought Leadership | The Optimized RFP

Thought Leadership | The Optimized RFP

A roundtable discussion with procurement professionals about the ‘typical’ request for proposal process and how it can be advanced. The Request for Proposal (RFP) is a tried and true purchasing vehicle, used by organizations worldwide to ensure transparent, high value...

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eBook | The True Cost of your Paper RFP Process

eBook | The True Cost of your Paper RFP Process

Many procurement teams are still using paper and spreadsheets to run their competitive bidding and RFP process, even while other areas of the organization modernize. There are many reasons for keeping paper around, whether it’s lagging laws that require paper copies,...

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eBook | Driving User Adoption of Sourcing Software

eBook | Driving User Adoption of Sourcing Software

Poor user adoption can derail the success of your sourcing software: the desired efficiency gains never materialize, the return on investment goes unrealized, and—let’s face it—the optics are bad. If you are considering bringing on a new procurement software solution,...

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eBook | Vendor Fees – Are they worth the risk?

eBook | Vendor Fees – Are they worth the risk?

For years, there has been a discussion in the public sector about the viability of vendor-funded procurement software as a method of offsetting the cost of procurement software to the organization. In this model, vendors are charged fees to access open RFPs or bids,...

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