Shifting Gears: The Move to Contract- and Project- Based Platforms

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In the past, companies operated on a traditional Purchase Order (PO)-focused procurement system. This is due primarily to the fact that ERP/financial systems and most eProcurement solutions were based on archaic paper-based processes (i.e. Blanket POs). When service providers created their solutions, they all opted to mimic these tedious paper-based processes instead of rethinking the […]

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Strategic Procurement is Dead

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An Obituary from the Future Yes, we had a good run with you, strategic procurement. Back then, at the turn of the millennium, you had just become important. Ignacio Lopez had brought category management to Germany and Gerd Kerkhoff had made you, strategic procurement, accessible to everyone with his book The Bermuda Triangle of Business: […]

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How Procurement Enables Life-Saving Drug Research and Discovery

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Acquiring and managing chemicals and other materials for research is a highly regulated venture subject to a level of scrutiny seldom seen outside this industry. Many items required for research pose health, security and environmental risks. Ensuring OSHA, Department of Homeland Security, and DEA compliance for these items requires oversight of the purchasing process to […]

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“Currents of Collaboration” Flowing at #NACUBO2017

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JAGGAER representatives are currently in Minneapolis, MN for the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) Annual Meeting, which concludes tomorrow. Built around the theme “Currents of Collaboration,” this year’s meeting places focus on the powerful effect of higher education communities working together toward a shared vision for the future. The NACUBO wisely […]

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JAGGAER blog "Procurement Lessons from the Industrial Revolution."

Procurement Lessons from the Industrial Revolution

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The Industrial Revolution is seen as one of the most successful and pivotal points in American history.  Without it, most of the technologies we use today would not exist. Procurement was the key driver for success in the 18th and 19th centuries – it changed technology – and it continues to influence the world today. […]

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JAGGAER blog BOOST YOUR AUTOMATED SPEND ANALYSIS STRATEGY WITH THESE 7 QUOTES

Boost Your Automated Spend Analysis Strategy with These 7 Quotes

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Whether it is conducting a simple spend analysis, developing savings strategies or building your sourcing roadmap, automated spend analysis will provide information crucial to the success of your business.  If you’re looking for inspiration to get your automated spend analysis started – or finished – you’ve come to the right place. 1. “The price of […]

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JAGGAER blog post "CAN YOUR PROCUREMENT VENDOR(S) PASS THIS TEST?"

Can your Procurement Vendor(s) Pass This Test?

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Procurement software should make your life easier. Choosing that software, however, can be an arduous and confusing process. These systems are a huge investment and you want to be sure you’ve done the due diligence to see the return on that investment. You can banish buyer’s remorse by making sure all the procurement software vendors […]

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“The Holy Grail of Contract Management: Harmony Between Procurement, Sales and Legal Teams” Webinar

Q&A from our “The Holy Grail of Contract Management: Harmony Between Procurement, Sales and Legal Teams” Webinar

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Recently, JAGGAER and Consilio hosted a webinar examining how organizations handle contract management within and between their procurement, sales and legal teams. Our speakers, John Lawlor, general counsel for JAGGAER, and Robin Snasdell, managing director for Consilio, discussed solutions for this difficult process to increase output while decreasing risk. Below, our speakers answer a few […]

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JAGGAER blog post "6 Reasons Why an ERP is Not the Solution to all Your Procurement Problems"

6 Reasons Why an ERP is Not the Solution to all Your Procurement Problems

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Most of the time when CFOs are shopping for business-management software, they gravitate towards ERP solutions, or enterprise resource planning software. ERPs can be attractive with the depth and all-in-one package they market to organizations. Because of this, ERPs have been the talk of the industry and the must have for businesses, until the reality […]

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Why all eCommerce Solution Providers are not the same

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JAGGAER has a unique three click purchasing experience that stands at the pinnacle. While companies like Amazon, eBay, Alibaba, and PayPal changed the consumer experience with their B2C platforms other eCommerce companies have thrived in the B2B space. There is a big distinction between the B2C and B2B, but there are advocates making the case […]

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