SIG Speaks Weekly Briefing - August 5

Here's your weekly update on the latest thought leadership, networking events and training with SIG. 

This Month at SIG

This month, SIG announces the finalists for the Future of Sourcing Awards, you’ve got one more shot to earn a sourcing, supply chain or risk management certification in 2019, and SIG CEO and President Dawn Tiura needs your help with a tail spend question.

Contingent Workforce Management Pinnacle Model™ Analysis

Everest Group is exploring what yields the best outcomes for overall contingent workforce management. Participate in the Pinnacle Model™ study for a complimentary summary of the findings.

Peer2Peer Inquiries

The SIG Peer2Peer program allows members to crowdsource best practices on topics specific to their needs. Members can leverage the experience of other industry professionals by posing questions to the greater SIG community on issues they are facing within their organization. Below are the latest inquiries that you are invited to respond to. If you're not a SIG member, submit your response to Mary Zampino:

Managing contingent labor - flash benchmark

Share insight into your company's standard processes to request, procure and manage contingent labor.

Future of Sourcing Articles

Susan Feiner sits down with Future of Sourcing to discuss her career journey and what she sees in the future for the industry.

Gain insight into a survey conducted by Suplari comprised of finance and procurement professionals to assess the odds, outlook and what the plan should be in the event of a recession.

Future of Sourcing Awards

The finalists for the 2019 Future of Sourcing Awards will have been announced! The winners will be selected from the shortlisted finalists at the Fall Global Executive Summit.

The winners from the shortlisted finalists will be announced at the Fall Global Executive Summit.


SIG University

Students from Charles Schwab, Honda, Moody’s, New York Life Insurance, PwC, USAA and more have earned a certification with SIG University. Join this prestigious group and take your industry knowledge to the next level. Let’s talk about your professional development goals.


Career Network

If you are looking for a new job or hoping to fill a position, please check out the SIG Career Network.


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Hailey Corr, Content Manger

Hailey is the Content Manager for Future of Sourcing and SIG. She is also SIG’s in-house yoga instructor for the Global Executive Summits. Hailey’s professional background includes sales, data analytics, social media marketing and customer relations.  Hailey holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications and Dance from the University of Colorado at Boulder.