Keeping up to date with constant change is one of the challenges of being a procurement professional. Procurement often has to face the challenge of organisational changes. They must keep up with innovations in technology and stay up to date with ideas about what is considered best practice if they are to do a good job.
Fortunately there are some great procurement blogs and resources out there to help you stay up to date with all the latest ideas and innovations. Below we have compiled a list of some our favourites, in no particular order of importance or preference.
A good resource for white papers and articles on anything and everything to do with procurement. The wide variety of topics covered include procurement technology, spend analytics and talent and leadership.
If you read blogs to educate yourself then the Next Level Purchasing blog is a great place to start as the focus is on training and certification. The blog contains practical and useful articles as well as thought provoking pieces with a focus on personal development.
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Another great procurement blog that has established itself as a thought leader in the industry. A great place to find original, interesting and engaging articles.
An easy to navigate and authoritative procurement blog with topics including supply chain, supplier relationship management and outsourcing. The resources section of the website includes a number of practical best practice guides.
A procurement blog that is updated regularly with new content and is aimed primarily at Chief Procurement Officers. Topics covered include complex categories, strategic sourcing and includes a large section of articles just for CPOs.
The blog covers sectors including logistics, warehousing, procurement and supply chain management. If you prefer to watch video content then you might enjoy the video section on the site which posts interesting supply chain related videos.
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This procurement blog written by Jon Hansen contains some interesting and thought provoking articles, worth a look.
Did we miss you out? This is just a quick list of some of the blogs we like but please let us know if you have a blog that you think should be included on this list.