Careers and skills

This topic contains articles on career and skills development, jobs, salaries, training, as well as advice and tips on recruitment and retention, management and leadership.

Employers must ‘debias processes’ to close purchasing gender pay gap
Recruiting effectively using a talent strategy is an important part of building the future workforce. © Getty Images
The five pillars of an effective talent pipeline
World Economic Forum stats on national competitiveness
Global competitiveness: US and Singapore lead
Aim high for procurement success ©Getty Images
How to be a business self-starter
Your reputation is on the line from day one – to show your worth you need to hit the ground running ©Getty Images
Should I become a consultant?
Negotiating the Nordic way is about finding common solutions so everyone benefits ©Getty Images
Negotiate like the Nordics for a win-win
Bray: "The initiatives being procured here have the potential to change lives, so to be part of that is a humbling experience."  ©Jess Hope
This is who I am: Alice Bray
Delve deeper to unlock innovation
The CIPS graduation ceremony 2019 ©Andrew Acford
CIPS Member Focus April 2019
“Personal development is probably the most important focus in 2019,” said Michelle Baker, CPO at KPN. © Photo Michel Porro/Getty Images
Adopt a 'consultancy mindset', buyers told
Bhavisha Halai wins CIPS President's Award at CIPS Graduation
CIPS graduation to be streamed live
London SW1E
Circa £62-68k depending on experience, with attractive benefits
Girls' Day School Trust
Chelmsford, Essex
Up to £44,000 per annum
Essex County Council