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Federal Procurement Essentials: Sealed Bidding
Selling to the government can bring new life to contract winners, particularly small and medium businesses. In fact, organizations that understand and leverage

procurement steps  and least costly competitive procurement method, as no time is wasted in discussion between the requester and prospective suppliers (except in very well-defined cases). Therefore, sealed bidding is deemed the fairest, since no opportunity is offered to a provider to appear smarter or more efficient than others (which would thus introduce a bias into the requester's mind by leveraging a special relationship, whether newly created or long-lasting). From both sides, the commitment is clear and definitive, Read More...
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4 Steps to a Best-run Business
To promote fast growth, small businesses often sacrifice process control for creativity. But sooner or later, unstructured creativity compounded by fast growth

procurement steps  Purchase product portfolio Self-service procurement Purchase request and order management Supplier invoicing Sourcing and contracting Supplier management Supplier invoicing For More Information The Security Myth Some companies balk at adopting on-demand software, fearing that their mission-critical data will be compromised because it's not located within their company walls. However, the opposite is often true. Industry-leading on-demand software vendors such as SAP invest heavily in securing your data. Read More...
A Couple of
As is the case with white papers, vendors' press releases (PR) can range from blatant bragging about the

procurement steps  leading financial, technology and procurement consultants to offer a list of immediate and intermediate steps that companies can take to gain greater control over spending and effectively reduce costs. The panel discussion was sponsored by Emptoris, a provider of sourcing, supplier relationship management (SRM) and contract management software. While describing Emptoris deserves a blog series on its own, I will just say for now that its solutions are used by successful Global 2000 companies in many Read More...
Let’s Be Frank: It Was A Very Good Quarter For E-Procurement
The word 'profitability': is being bandied about as some e-procurement vendors show continued growth.

procurement steps  Very Good Quarter For E-Procurement Let’s Be Frank: It Was A Very Good Quarter For E-Procurement D. Geller - November 13, 2000 Event Summary Financial announcements from the end of their most recent quarters had a number of e-procurement vendors singing happily. Figures 1 and 2 both show the revenues for four leading pure-play companies: Ariba (NASDAQ: ARBA) Clarus Corporation (NASDAQ: CLRS) Commerce One (NASDAQ: CMRC) Purchase Pro (NASDAQ: PPRO) Figure 1 also shows the percentage increase over the Read More...
Procurement: A Strategic Lever for Bottom-line Improvement
Companies are successfully realizing benefits from their procurement initiatives, and viewing procurement as an integral part of their overall corporate

procurement steps  spend activity through a procurement tool. These steps allow greater visibility into contract compliance and purchasing patterns. Doing Procurement Right: A Comprehensive Approach for Immediate and Sustained Savings To extract the maximum value from procurement, companies need to understand their spend, select the best approach to source and procure each set of goods and services, and continuously monitor performance. By focusing on these steps, companies can create the highest overall return with the Read More...
Radio Frequency Identification Implementation: The First Steps
Phase one of the four phase approach to a successful radio frequency identification implementation consists of several essential steps, including the careful

procurement steps  Frequency Identification Implementation: The First Steps As part of our ongoing series on radio frequency identification (RFID) implementation (please see Are You Tuned into Radio Frequency Identification? and A How-to Guide for a Radio Frequency Identification Site Survey ), the introductory phase of implementing an RFID system will be explained, including the selection of proper RFID business partners and the setting up of the development environment and label placement. Phase One: Getting Started Read More...
Seven Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture
Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in building an organizational culture that

procurement steps  Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in building an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential. Read More...
Five Steps to Business Intelligence Project Success
Many business intelligence (BI) projects fall short of expectations. Unless organizations implement a methodology and benchmark the success other organizations

procurement steps  Steps to Business Intelligence Project Success Originally published - June 18, 2007 Successful business intelligence (BI) projects encompass more than implementation of a solution on time and within budget. True success should be measured by how the BI solution improves the organization's overall performance through increased efficiency in reporting, planning, financial functions, and performance measurements. This will help ensure organizations' BI projects fall into the estimated 30 percent success Read More...
First Look: Peregrine Offers Cradle to Grave Procurement
Peregrine's Get.Resources is an E-procurement system that contains features to manage the acquisition of capital assets and track their lifecycle costs. The

procurement steps  Offers Cradle to Grave Procurement Product Background Peregrine Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: PRGN) has been known for applications that automate the management of complex, enterprise-wide information and infrastructure assets. While staying in that general territory, it is building a new field with its Get.It application suite. The first team member is Get.Resources, an E-procurement application that is being pitched at companies that acquire capital assets. The company's existing products in this area, Asset Read More...
The 6 Steps to a Successful Enterprise System Implementation
The process of implementing a new enterprise solution is incredibly complex. This process can send your organization down a long road of beneficial—and

procurement steps  6 Steps to a Successful Enterprise System Implementation The process of implementing a new enterprise solution is incredibly complex. This process can send your organization down a long road of beneficial—and sometimes painful—change. The good news, though, is that if the implementation is done right the first time, you won’t have to travel that road again. The key question: how do you do it right? Read More...
Ariba LIVE 2014—Spotlight on Procurement and Predictive
Ariba LIVE 2014 was the 15th annual customer conference by Ariba, an SAP company, and the largest one thus far with 2,200 attendees. The major themes of this

procurement steps  LIVE 2014—Spotlight on Procurement and Predictive Ariba LIVE 2014 was the 15th annual customer conference (or collaborative commerce summit, if you will) by Ariba , an SAP company, and the largest one thus far with 2,200 attendees. The conference’s mission remains the same: to be a forum for sharing ideas and best practices, networking with peers, and learning how technology and network insights can drive cost savings, efficiency, risk mitigation, and innovation for businesses big and small. The Read More...
Analyzing MAPICS’ Further Steps After Frontstep
The former staunch IBM AS/400-based ERP supplier to mid-market manufacturing companies, MAPICS, has become quite a larger vendor and with a wider choice of

procurement steps  MAPICS’ Further Steps After Frontstep Event Summary For the last several months, MAPICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAPX), possibly the largest global provider of extended enterprise applications for solving the challenges of discrete manufacturers following the acquisition of its former competitor Frontstep (see MAPICS To Leap Forward In A Frontstep Way ), has shown both the signs of significant changes but also a persistence of a number of its historically recognizable invariant tenets of operation. The Read More...
4 Steps to Successful Succession Development Planning
So you’ve determined that you need to develop a succession planning strategy in anticipation of the retirement of key personnel. Now what? How do you identify

procurement steps  Steps to Successful Succession Development Planning To effectively undertake a succession planning initiative at your organization, you must first identify your company’s long-term goals. Often companies know what they would “like” to see happen over the next three to five years, but don’t necessarily know how to put their ideas into practice. As a company grows and its business strategy evolves, its leadership needs can change significantly. To meet these needs, companies must adjust their Read More...
IT Services E-Procurement
E-procurement is not just for goods and material. The market now offers IT services e-procurement solutions that open access to service sources and seek to

procurement steps  reengineering the total service procurement process. These solutions vary in focus and functionality, but they all attempt to optimize the basic service supply chain. From requisition to the payment process, these solutions look to streamline service procurement processes and provide organizations with the information they need to strategically manage their service suppliers. Utilizing these solutions is a much greater undertaking than accessing expert marketplaces, but the potential benefits are far Read More...

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