ARCHIVED: Solving the Complexities of Services Procurement

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Indirect spend management is the last frontier of supply chain management. Procurement professionals are finding "people are not pencils" and the same strategies used to source static commodities are not sufficient to source human capital. The nuances of human resource management require a unique set of supply chain management tools and expertise. How important is the interplay between a solution's Vendor Management System (VMS) software and the expertise of the managed services provider (MSP) to overall success? What are the key cost drivers that can yield significant savings? In this podcast, Supply & Demand Chain Executive editor Andrew Reese interviews ProcureStaff Vice President, Ben Walker who reveals some of the critical factors required to operate a successful services procurement program.