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Blog Pick of the Week: More Frequently Asked Spend Analysis Questions

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The old adage is "Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself". This was a quote from Eleanor Roosevelt. How true that is but many of us want to do it ourselves anyway! I know I have had the opportunity to lead several spend analysis initiatives including finding the right provider. We made a selection and it turned out we had not asked all the right questions.

Spend Radar LogoSpend Radar has provided some excellent points to consider when working through that process. This latest post added a few more in their Spend Zen blog.

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Have a look and then let us know if you have any additional insight you would like to share so others can learn from you.

Cindy brings with her over twenty years experience in supply chain business process, systems development , and project management. She has worked on a global scale with multi-faceted supply chain initiatives. With her strong IT background and project management expertise, she has successfully managed a variety of complex systems implementations. Cindy has held positions with large national and international companies in the insurance, retail and medical fields. Cindy has her MBA with an IT concentration. Professional education includes training in strategic sourcing, systems development, and obtaining her CPM.

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