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Procurement Planning for 2020 – Part Three: Accommodating a Diversified Workforce

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Procurement Planning for 2020 - Part Two: Attracting New Talent

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Procurement Planning for 2020 - Part One:  Tackling the Unbalanced Workforce

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Why We Love Public Sector Procurement

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What Trump’s Government Tech Focus Could Mean for Public Sector Procurement

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Alaska Modernized Procurement System; Realized Huge Savings & Efficiencies

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“High-tech” is not typically used to describe Alaska. It’s largely untouched landscape, combined with a remote population rooted in tradition, rarely lend themselves to modern advances in technology.

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Going Paperless: How Baltimore Transformed an Archaic Procurement System

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The City of Baltimore completely phased out its cumbersome, paper-based purchasing system and replaced it with the web-based BuySpeed®.

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How New Orleans Overhauled its Procurement System, Realized Major Savings

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While Hurricane Katrina undoubtedly devastated much of the region, the City of New Orleans acknowledged one major opportunity in the aftermath: The chance to overhaul and modernize its procurement system.

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Improve Buyer-Seller Relationships

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​Whether you are a procurement professional or a supplier for the public sector, it is important to have a strong relationship with your counterpart.

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How Procurement Solutions Play Into Government Transparency Strategies

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With governments under greater pressure to disclose their spending, it’s time to think bigger about procurement data.

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The Argument for eProcurement Plus ERP

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These formerly competing -platforms now offer new synergies for procurement and the entire organization.

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4 Ways Procurement Has to Change in the Postmodern ERP Era

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Game-changing realizations about what government organizations, as a whole, are expecting from today’s procurement functions and technology investments.

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The Real Reason You Need to Improve Procurement

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​From rebuilding cities to transforming education, procurement is the foundation for getting things done.

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Special Report on State Purchasing

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A recent article by Liz Farmer in Governing Magazine highlights a Special Report on State Purchasing.

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Position Your Procurement Organization to Drive Open Government Standards

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One of the top five IT priorities for both city and county agencies in 2016 – even ahead of budget and cost control efforts – is to support open government and transparency.

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And How the Code Grows

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Last week, we read that Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto issued an Executive Order to improve the budget controls and transparency of city funds by employing strategies provided by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP).

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BuySpeed Tips & Tricks: All About Invoices

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Invoices can be generated in BuySpeed for the payment of goods or services received. Invoices can be created for Purchase Orders in Partial Receipt status or in Complete Receipt status.

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