Blog pick of the Week: What procurement can learn from Steven Jobs
Steven Jobs is an icon and will be missed tremendously at Apple and in the business sector overall. He and the team have built an extremely succesful company and a very strong brand. How does procurement weigh in on all this?
When I read this blog, my mind was thinking about the solid and planful way Apple has looked at succession planning. Nothing lasts forever so it was quite strategic to plan for the future leadership. And as this covers, they discuss the next CEO came from supply chain and procurement.
What is your company doing and are they positioning procurement in a leadership position?