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A Report on Maverick Spend
The Hackett Group conducted a survey to gain insight into the strategic importance of maverick spend reduction, understand the adoption of specific procurement practices, and differentiate how top-performing organizations approach this topic.
This Month at SIG
It’s hard to believe that we are making the final turn into 2020. As you begin Q4, we have the resources you need to help you finish out the year strong.
Everest and SIG Join Forces
SIG and Everest Group have partnered to provide SIG members with free resources, insights and analysis to help capture greater value from contracts and provider relationships.
Future of Sourcing Articles
New AI systems represent new roles and skills for the people who work alongside them. Learn more about the term "human augmentation" and its role in implementation of AI in business.
With the pressure to identify the right talent (at the right time and the right price) increasing, companies need to have a more holistic view of the candidate journey. Are you harnessing your plethora of data for better hiring practices?
How a Tainted Supply Chain Spelled Disaster for the E-Cig Industry
Unchecked systemic risk combined with a complex supply chain has evaporated America’s love affair with e-cigarettes.
Don't Go it Alone - Ways to Win a Software Audit
Get a first-hand account of the do’s and don’ts of choosing a provider to help you win your software audit.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Microsoft Large Account Resellers - lend your experience to a SIG member in the initial stage of supplier discovery for Microsoft Large Account Resellers (LAR).
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 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.