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Conducting market research can be a long and difficult process in certain cases, especially for complex items and services or items that you may have never purchased. Many government contracting professionals don’t know where to begin, or how …
Registration for Forum 2019 is Live. Whether you are new to the profession or a seasoned veteran, we have something for you. Forum 2019 features over 70 workshop sessions with compelling content on these themes: Construction Procurement Basics Procurement Case …
As a continuing part of our webinar series focused on helping chief procurement officers and acquisition executives understand the key skills and gaps of the procurement workforce, Public Spend Forum, in collaboration with NIGP, presented a second webinar covering the …
As part of our webinar series focused on helping Chief Procurement Officers and Acquisition Executives understand the key skills and gaps of the procurement workforce, Public Spend Forum, in collaboration with NIGP, provided an overview of the Public Procurement Workforce …
The Institute for Public Procurement (NIGP) released the second part of a series on IT Software Procurement. The first practice on IT Procurement provided an overview of the four commodity types of software, hardware, services, and support, and maintenance. This …
With State and Local Government spending exceeding $2.8 trillion dollars; there are over a trillion reasons for State and Local Governments to have Certified Public Procurement Professionals. As both state and local government spending continues to rise, the need for …
NIGP presents an overview of the benefits and uses for technology in public procurement.  Contextually, NIGP points out: “As the procurement function of many public organizations is becoming more strategic, procurement technology allows for a process re-design that makes the …
NIGP presents the basics of spend analysis in this tutorial. Of particular interest, even as a refresher, are the various ways that spend analysis is used.  Also included is a list of references for further reading. Full Article: …
NIGP (The Institute for Public Procurement) presents the basics of risk management in this tutorial. This basic tutorial covers sources or risk, how to identify risk, all the way through how to manage risk. A helpful read on the basics …
NIGP provides solid perspectives on the role of the public procurement function and how procurement’s overall positioning and the authority of the Chief Procurement Officer are cornerstones of supporting how well the procurement function can deliver against the organization’s mission.