Can a Retail Buyer become a Procurement Buyer?

Two professions that share a title, but where there is very little industry talent exchange. Once a retail buyer,  an individual tends to stay on that path, growing through the function and taking on ever higher buying roles or category management roles….. and it’s the same in industry… graduates start out as buyers or procurement […]

Pandemic Response – Can we use it as an opportunity to upskill?

Companies around the world are grappling with how to deal with a potential Coronavirus outbreak. Here’s what they’re doing, and how it could affect their workers – various organizations have already taken precautions like restricting travel to affected countries or big international conferences. Some employees have been asked to stay home because they visited a […]