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So far Elaine Porteous has created 50 blog entries.

Stakeholders are your customers. Ignore them at your peril

Stakeholders can and will influence the outcome of your project, especially if they are likely to be directly affected by it. If [...]

Reverse logistics – weak link or business opportunity?

Reverse logistics is an expensive process costing UK retailers more than £60bn a year, £20bn of which is generated by e-commerce activity.  [...]

Extreme weather events and your supplier risk

In October 2017 we were warned that Hurricane Ophelia would wreak havoc on the British Isles. Eventually, it was downgraded as it [...]

Understanding the shape and cut of procurement organizations

Starting a new job can be both stressful and exhilarating. The people are different, the location is strange and the way they [...]

Where are all the great procurement jobs?

Do you have your eye on an exciting opportunity in international category management, predictive data analytics, or do you have a passion [...]