My Purchasing Center talks to David Bush, CEO at Iasta, about ways procurement can tackle their challenges with managing data.
I got an interesting e-mail recently from a recent college graduate who wants to break into the purchasing profession. After realizing that is was not in my spam file but a real request (!), I read further. Seems that this person is working in sales in the retail industry and wanted to make a move to industrial purchasing. He was interested in becoming certified and he thought that obtaining certification would help him land a job. A couple of interesting things happened during my e-mail conversation with him.
“Strong, vibrant affiliates help build a stronger ISM,” says Jan Miller, Vice President of Affiliate Support at the Institute for Supply Management in Tempe, Ariz. “To help with online programs, we need a partner who can help make things easy for the affiliates.”
Anurag Dixit, SVP Global Marketing, Zycus Inc. discusses the company's technology roadmap with Susan Avery at My Purchasing Center. Collaboration, Integration and Mobility are three key points.