Throughout my procurement career, I have found many parallels between the process of architecture and the process of procurement. Continue reading A Tale of Two Professions – How Architecture and Procurement Align.
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. Continue reading Progressive Procurement – Why Your Procurement Policy Needs More Than Just a Savings Target.
It’s common to behave evasively or defensively when we make mistakes, but in order to retain trust, we have to avoid reverting to this basic instinct. Continue reading Why honest communication is critical to a successful construction project.
Hello Everyone. Happy New Year! I hope you had time to rest and reset yourselves for the new year. I … Continue reading Happy New Year 2017
In September of 2010 Drew Dudley gave a short talk on the value of everyday leadership and how simple acts … Continue reading Every day leadership
Chip Conley (founder of the Company Joie de Vive) challenges business leaders to focus on the intangible benefit of happiness to improve the future and welfare of their businesses. Continue reading What Makes Life Worthwhile?
I struggle a little bit with the fact that his life is shrouded in such controversy, but having listened to his speech ahead of knowing anything about him, I was able to appreciate Bartmann’s perspectives and found myself motivated to strengthen my own goal setting strategies. Continue reading Achieving Goals