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August 2016

Keystone Column 34 – Procurement risk Business GrowthKeystone ColumnProcurement SourcingProcurement Strategy

Keystone Column 34 – Procurement risk

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Keystone Column containing business stories and public procurement opportunities that drive the commercial strategy of ambitious companies. This week, we focus on some recent news from around the world illustrating how procurement risk is evolving. Business stories – risky business! Supply chain risk hits three-year high Global supply chain risk climbed…
Donnacha Phelan
26th August 2016
Keystone Column 33 – Purchasing strategy BrexitBusiness GrowthKeystone ColumnProcurement SourcingProcurement Strategy

Keystone Column 33 – Purchasing strategy

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Keystone Column containing business stories and public procurement opportunities that drive the commercial strategy of ambitious companies. This week, inspired by Dundalk's valiant efforts in the Champion's League, we look at purchasing strategy through the lens of soccer. We also see how canny purchasing decisions regarding IT infrastructure allowed…
Donnacha Phelan
19th August 2016
Keystone Column 32 – Innovative solutions Bid ManagementBusiness GrowthKeystone ColumnProcurement SourcingProcurement Strategy

Keystone Column 32 – Innovative solutions

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Keystone Column containing business stories and public procurement opportunities that drive the commercial strategy of ambitious companies. This week, we look at the how innovative solutions can unlock massive potential for local communities and the Irish software industry. Business stories – Work local, reach global This month saw the…
Donnacha Phelan
12th August 2016
Keystone Column 31 – Procurement tools Bid ManagementBusiness GrowthKeystone ColumnProcurement SourcingProcurement Strategy

Keystone Column 31 – Procurement tools

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Keystone Column containing business stories and public procurement opportunities that drive the commercial strategy of ambitious companies. This week, we look at procurement tools - both in terms of the procurement tools businesses use to manage their own procurement activities, and the use of procurement as a…
Donnacha Phelan
5th August 2016