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Webinar: What does it take to lead procurement?

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There is little doubt that the requirements for leadership in procurement have changed in the last decade as procurement has achieved its position in the C-Suite. We live in volatile, complex and ambiguous times, with ever-shifting socio, economic, and political landscapes. In an environment where employee trust is at an all-time low, companies are looking to leaders with emotional intelligence and business acumen — opportunity seekers and collaborative relationship builders.

Bill Michels, VP of Operations Americas at CIPS will moderate a discussion with Shelley Stewart, VP of Sourcing and Logistics and Chief Procurement Officer at DuPont.

This will be a wide-ranging discussion about creating and inspiring a diverse global team, building leaders of the future, adapting to change, understanding political dynamics in large companies, mentoring and technology. A research white paper will be available at the end of the session.

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • Learn how to create and inspire a diverse global team, building leaders of the future and adapting to change

  • Understand the political dynamics common in large companies, as well as relevant mentoring and technology

  • A research white paper will be available at the end of the session

Who should attend:

Procurement and supply chain leaders and managers

Speakers:
CIPS
Bill Michels, VP of Operations Americas
12

Jul

2018

1:00 - 2:00 PM
(GMT -4)

(Duration - 60 minutes)

ATTENDANCE FEE - FREE

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