Executives – HERE is Why Your Procurement Department is Just a Cost Center

Payroll. Accounting.   IT.  Human resources.  Internal audit. Legal.   All of these groups and more, correctly or incorrectly, frequently get lumped as cost centers by executives. And once you get to the C-Suite inside of a Fortune 500 company, they tend to view their organizational groups in two ways:  “Either you are generating revenue for me, or you are not.  If you are, I …

CPSCM™ Has Done it Again – One of Europe’s Largest Energy Companies Gets Their Strategic Procurement Dept CPSCM™ Certified

Congratulations to Vattenfall AB, one of the largest energy companies in Europe, for getting 83 members from across Europe in their strategic procurement department to one location to have Omid G provide them with world class CPSCM™ Certification training.  Already an incredibly progressive Strategic Procurement organization, new opportunities were found to make the strategic shifts the CPSCM™ program has been …