Idea Lounge


May
6
Women in Procurement

Women in Procurement: The New Power Players

By Jelena Brown

It’s a reality of the US workforce that women are underrepresented in almost every industry, especially at the corporate level. Procurement at large is no exception. Though companies that want an edge on their competitors would be wise to…

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Mar
12

Building the Talent of Your Company’s Dreams

By Jelena Brown

I’m reminded of the common Field of Dreams misquote, “If you build it, they will come.” All Ray had to do was build the ball field and open the doors, and apparitions of history’s greatest baseball players along with…

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Jan
2

Are You Rusting?

By David Pennino

I spend more than 70% of my work life on the road visiting with clients and colleagues spread around the globe.  Despite the obvious setbacks of being away from my family, there are interesting benefits to meeting with executives…

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Nov
20

On Change: Don’t Be a Turkey

By David Pennino

After many years in professional services, technology, and business process outsourcing, one phrase always comes back to me at the beginning of any new engagement: “Turkeys don’t vote for Thanksgiving.” Sure, it’s a bit of dark humor, but it…

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