Careers and skills

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‘No better time to embrace diversity’
Supplier invoice processing 'a burden' on UK firms
How GSK gets value from supplier diversity
More than half of procurement professionals are planning to move jobs in the next 12 months ©123RF
Half of buyers unhappy with pay
Filipino president Duterte met with his US counterpart Trump before launching the ASEAN summit © Xinhua News Agency
Duterte launches ASEAN support for small firms
Procurement job vacancies up 13%
CIPS group director Amanda O'Brien presented the accreditation during an event at Manipal University's Dubai campus
Manipal University is India's first to get CIPS accreditation
Coupling procurement with HR created fantastic results, said Andy Stephenson of Lookers © Leo Wilkinson
How HR and procurement collaboration saved £1m
Procurement managers need to get better at communicating change
Vosper and Woodford said understanding each other functions was key to their success © Leo Wilkinson
10 tips for cross-functional collaboration
Jim Carter told the CIPS conference that, while surprising, the results made sense © Leo Wilkinson
CPOs must break from 'pencil-pushing' stereotype
LafargeHolcim CPO on how to get ahead in procurement
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