This Month at SIG - July 2019

Golden hour sky sunset with city rooftop view background

If you’re looking for an excuse to escape the summer heat, SIG has some ways to help you bide the time inside with video-based learning, industry research, webinars and Career Network updates.  


SIG University

There’s still time to enroll in one of SIG University’s certification programs that can be completed on-demand in five, eight or 12 weeks. Our certification courses will expose your team to leading-edge training in strategic sourcing, third party risk and supplier relationship management. SIG University faculty are practitioners who hold senior leadership positions in the sourcing space and the courses are structured for a variety of learning styles.

To enroll yourself or your team, download the course catalog to get started.

14th Annual CPO Report

For 14 years, Zycus and Ardent Partners have captured the experiences, performances, perspectives and intentions of procurement executives. This report includes benchmark statistics, analysis and recommendations that procurement teams can use to better understand the state of procurement today, gain insight into best practices, benchmark their performance, and improve their operations and performance.

 

July Webinars

Source-to-Pay in 60 Days: Digitize to Drive Maximum Process Efficiency
July 11
Presented by: Zycus

World-class procurement teams – the “Digital Leaders” – are completing the “Source-to-Cash” cycle in just 60 days, due to the increased efficiencies accruing from a 100% digital process. This session will utilize relevant market research and real-world use cases to highlight the best practices Digital Leaders are utilizing to complete Source-to-Pay in 60 Days. 

 

Accelerate Your Digital Transformation Success - How to Address Cognitive Automation Challenges
July 30
Presented by: Parascript

Learn the what, why and how of tackling cognitive automation within digital transformation implementations based on the results of the recent independent survey of top BPOs. This webinar demonstrates how to apply the latest research with lessons learned to develop a successful digital transformation framework and roadmap that works for your enterprise. 

 

Job Updates

SIG’s Career Network has new job openings posted with companies like Denali, Allstate and Captial Group who are looking for candidates of all experience levels with expertise in strategic sourcing, risk management, procurement, sales, contracts and more. Visit the career network to find your next big break!

 
Stacy Mendoza, Digital Marketing Manager

Stacy Mendoza is a Digital Marketing Manager with Sourcing Industry Group (SIG). Stacy began her career in market research as an editor for Hart Research Associates in Washington, D.C. Since 2014, she has worked in marketing and public relations, specializing in content creation, media relations and crisis communications. Stacy is a passionate volunteer who donates her time to help nonprofits develop marketing strategies and awareness campaigns. Stacy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from The Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Follow her on Twitter and tweet at @SIG_Stacy.