The rise of the coronavirus has turned procurement on its head. Which practices will manage to break the surface?
Coronavirus Risk Assessments
Learn how to assess and mitigate risk across key sectors
Financial Matters: Understanding Financial Statements
Companies’ financial statements are packed with numbers and figures that may seem confusing at first glance. While taking a templated approach to analyzing financial statements is an easy way to help procurement staff evaluate such dense documents a one-size-fits-all approach could cause procurement staff to misinterpret outliers.
Coming up Short? Managing Skilled Labor Shortages
ProcurementIQ breaks down the key factors exacerbating the skilled labor shortage and highlights strategies firms can employ to bolster their labor force and get affected supply chains back on track.
COVID-19 Workplace Screening: What Employers Need to Know
With states slowly reopening, businesses nationwide are gearing up for employees’ return to work. Use this guide to help decide if and how your organization should screen for COVID-19 in the workplace.
Company Reports to the Rescue: Four Uses for Supplier Data in Procurement
Company-specific reports, also called supplier profiles or vendor assessments, contain valuable supplier information that supports vendor management and guides decision making.
Coronavirus Price Risk Profile - PPE & Sterilization Equipment
The outbreak of coronavirus has led to closures of retail stores, restaurants, office buildings, hotels and other establishments. As these businesses resume operations, demand for sterilization and personal protective equipment is expected to increase.
Merge Ahead: Three Markets to Watch for Consolidation
Years of economic prosperity ended with the COVID-19 pandemic. Read up on how M&A has shifted during this unique recession.
AI Brings Remote Learning Close to Home
Five EdTech platforms meeting education’s challenges face-to-face.
Workplace Diversity Spotlight: Building & Supporting a Diverse Workforce
ProcurementIQ examines the most effective recruiting, development and retention strategies to enhance your company’s diversity initiatives.
Workplace Diversity Spotlight: Developing an Inclusive Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility
CSR initiatives are uniquely positioned to influence corporate decision-making processes and promote diversity and inclusion from the inside out.
Coronavirus Price Risk Profile - Construction & Real Estate Services
As the economy-at-large closed to limit the spread of COVID-19, construction and real estate activity was severely hindered despite being considered essential in some states. As the economy reopened and borrowing rates were held at low levels, several delayed or suspended projects resumed.
Coronavirus Price Risk Profile - Professional Services
The coronavirus outbreak has caused widespread office closures and severely disrupted business operations. Most governments have the resumption of in-office business operations as one of the last phases of their reopening plans, which have been disrupted due to the recent increase in cases throughout the country.
Coronavirus Price Risk Profile - Raw Materials
The coronavirus outbreak caused a marked drop in overall US productivity, with numerous businesses facing slowdowns or closing their doors. As overall economic activities resume according to county- and state-led plans, raw materials providers are seeing a return to growth in orders and sizable price increases as a result.
Coronavirus Price Risk Profile - Business Operations Service
The coronavirus outbreak has led to widespread closures of office buildings, schools, storefronts, amusement parks and other venues. As these venues reopen according to county- and state-led plans, requests for business operations services are soaring.
Supply Chain Lessons Learned from the Coronavirus
Years of solely focusing on efficiency left supply chains brittle. Here’s what we can learn from their breakdown.