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01 February 2023
Book Reviews
Leadership & Collaboration
For me, reading a book about entrepreneurship is an odd experience. I did start and run my own business, and now I am a Partner at Art of Procurement… but none of it was on purpose. I typically operate on the assumption that other entrepreneurs delib...
18 January 2023
Guest Posts
Supply Chain Risk
Chemical & Polymer (C&P) prices are volatile due to supply/demand balance and feedstock prices like Crude Oil and Natural Gas, and, most certainly, specific events like the pandemic and geopolitical conflicts will reinforce this volatility. T...
25 October 2022
Guest Posts
Supply Chain Risk
Editor's note: In July of 2022, Wen Xie, a Patent Attorney, joined me for an episode of Dial P for Procurement that considered whether the World Trade Organization's decision to waive COVID-19 patents would impact private companies' incentive to inno...
04 October 2022
Book Reviews
Spend Management
“Business leaders have only so many days in a year, and every action has a clock attached to it.”  - Flow, p. 30   The central premise of Flow by Dr. Robert Handfield and Tom Linton is that supply chain flows (including cash, inventory, and...

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