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Webinar: Engaging Stakeholders The Surprising Key to Simplifying Procurement

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If you are in procurement, you may be well known for your skill at driving a hard bargain with suppliers. But reaching out to stakeholders inside and outside the business deserves equal attention. In this webinar, you’ll find out how a well-planned, more user-oriented engagement with stakeholders can remove diverse complexities from the purchasing process for everyone. You’ll get insight and practical ideas about:

- How stakeholder engagement can help simplify procurement for everyone—and why it matters
- How to get to know your key stakeholders across the business and demonstrate real value
- How to improve compliance, increase spend transparency, and ensure the business is able to source exactly what it needs

You’ll hear from procurement professionals who have seen the value that effective stakeholder engagement can generate, for the benefit of the business as a whole. Joining the panel, we have Björn Stenecker, CPO of Boliden who will sharing his expertise on this topic.

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • How stakeholder engagement can help simplify procurement for everyone—and why it matters

  • How to get to know your key stakeholders across the business and demonstrate real value

  • How to improve compliance, increase spend transparency, and ensure the business is able to source exactly what it needs

Speakers:
Procurement Leaders
Steve Hall, Editor
Steve Hall is editor of Procurement Leaders Magazine. He has interviewed some of the world's leading procurement executives and won awards for his coverage of issues affecting procurement professionals.

Steve now oversees Procurement Leaders' editorial activities and manages the community section of the award-winning Procurement Leaders website. He draws on a decade in business publishing, providing quality coverage to senior business leaders. Prior to Procurement Leaders, Steve worked in legal publishing.
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John Thompson, Senior Director, Value Realization Procurement & Business Network
Steve Hall is editor of Procurement Leaders Magazine. He has interviewed some of the world's leading procurement executives and won awards for his coverage of issues affecting procurement professionals.

Steve now oversees Procurement Leaders' editorial activities and manages the community section of the award-winning Procurement Leaders website. He draws on a decade in business publishing, providing quality coverage to senior business leaders. Prior to Procurement Leaders, Steve worked in legal publishing.
16

Dec

2015

10:00 - 11:00 AM
(GMT -5)

(Duration - 60 minutes)

ATTENDANCE FEE - FREE

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