Procurement conferences 101

Procurement conferences 101

There’s only one silver lining to the end of summer, and that’s the ramp-up of procurement conference season! Procurement conferences are a unique opportunity to connect with peers across the country and learn a lot in a short time. Whether you’re making the trip to...
How can public agencies fix their IT procurement challenges?

How can public agencies fix their IT procurement challenges?

Behind the scenes at many public agencies, you’ll find technology that lags way behind the tech that even the average citizen carries around in their pocket.For example, the master file at the Internal Revenue Service runs on code from the 1950s. The Baltimore police...
Top 5 public procurement resources for managers

Top 5 public procurement resources for managers

Procurement is always evolving, and managers have the difficult job of ensuring their team’s day-to-day workload is running smoothly, while keeping an eye on the big picture to prepare for what’s next. To help with that, here are five great resources from around the...
10 signs that it’s time for new procurement software

10 signs that it’s time for new procurement software

Procurement is a hard job — but managing the procurement process with outdated tools (or no tools at all) is making it even harder. That’s the reality for 60% of procurement teams who rely on manual hard-copy processes for their bid and RFP process.  Every team has a...