ProcureCon Facilities 2019 – What Will We Share At This Year’s Conference?

ProcureCon Facilities is the only procurement conference dedicated to facilities services.  This year they have a jam-packed agenda.

Procurement Corruption – Six Practices Your Company Should Avoid to Prevent Collusion and Corruption.

Even unregulated privately held businesses need to be aware of certain soft practices that may be signs of collusion between their employees and Vendors.

Happy New Year 2018 – A Ted Talk from Scott Geller

As we approach the New Year I always try to think of ways to make the coming year better than the last.  This means first reflecting on the past and second look ahead to the future. This year, my family and I will be following our New Year's ritual by setting resolutions for the coming … Continue reading Happy New Year 2018 – A Ted Talk from Scott Geller

Emotional Awareness:  Overcoming the Obstacles to Emotional Balance and Compassion

As we approach the Christmas Holiday, I wanted to share with you a book I recently read. The Book is called Emotional Awareness:  Overcoming the Obstacles to Emotional Balance and Compassion.  It's an enlightening and entertaining read written by Paul Ekman. Paul Ekman is best known for his work on facial expressions and body language, … Continue reading Emotional Awareness:  Overcoming the Obstacles to Emotional Balance and Compassion

Progressive Procurement – Why Your Procurement Policy Needs More Than Just a Savings Target.

Ensuring that your procurement policy aligns with more than just the bottom line will not only enhance the value of procurement, it elevates the value of the organization.

Every day leadership

In September of 2010 Drew Dudley gave a short talk on the value of everyday leadership and how simple acts we perform every day can unexpectedly make profound positive influences on those around us. I highly recommend checking out Drew's talk, it is a great way to spend 6 minutes of your day. Drew talks about a moment in his … Continue reading Every day leadership