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What Will the Lasting Supply Risk Impacts Be From 2011 Black Swan Events? (Part 1)

What Will the Lasting Supply Risk Impacts Be From 2011 Black Swan Events? (Part 1)

In a highly commented-on post on Electronic Buyers News, Dustin Smith tossed out a number of worthy suggestions on what some of the lasting impacts of the 2011 supply chain disasters in Asia (e.g., flooding, earthquake/tsunami) will ha…

New Research: What to Staff vs. Outsource -- Internal and External Procurement Service Provision

New Research: What to Staff vs. Outsource — Internal and External Procurement Service Provision

My colleague Peter Smith has been beating hard on the research drum of late. His latest paper is available for download here: Balancing Internal and External Service Provision — Key Decisions for Procurement Professionals. This is one…