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  • Are You Ready for 2014?

    January 17, 2014

    Are You Ready for 2014?

    For procurement leaders, 2013 was a remarkably stable year. For investors, it was a great one. Ardent Partners does NOT expect more of the same in 2014. Are you ready... Read more

  • Becoming a CPO in 2014 – The CPO’s Perspective

    January 6, 2014

    Becoming a CPO in 2014 – The CPO’s Perspective

    Happy New Year! Are you ready for 2014? We are and we believe that 2014 will be an exciting year for Chief Procurement Officers and other readers of CPO Rising.... Read more

  • Procurement’s Evolution, Part I: Convergence with Finance

    December 20, 2013

    Procurement’s Evolution, Part I: Convergence with Finance

    Today in the waning days of 2013, we being a new series that will highlight procurement’s (and the chief procurement officer’s) evolving influence within the greater enterprise. Each of these... Read more

  • CPO 2019: A Five-Year Outlook (Part 2)

    December 16, 2013

    CPO 2019: A Five-Year Outlook (Part 2)

    With Andrew’s new report, Becoming a CPO in 2014: The Qualifications, Experience, and Characteristics of a Chief Procurement Officer, helping current Chief Procurement Officers and those on the cusp understand... Read more

  • Becoming a CPO in 2014

    December 13, 2013

    Becoming a CPO in 2014

    I’m pleased to announce my latest report Becoming a CPO in 2014: The Qualifications, Experience, and Characteristics of a Chief Procurement Officer is now available by clicking here (registration required).... Read more

  • Independent Contractor Compliance: A Four-Step Program

    December 12, 2013

    Independent Contractor Compliance: A Four-Step Program

    The Ardent Partners Contingent Workforce Management Framework has three major categories: traditional temporary labor, complex contract talent, and independent contractors. Each represents a specific set of capabilities, competencies, processes, goals... Read more

  • CPO News – December 10, 2013

    December 10, 2013

    CPO News – December 10, 2013

    Sorry, it has been a while since we’ve delivered the CPO News, so let’s get to our top stories for and about Chief Procurement Officers. New Chief Procurement Officer for... Read more

  • Who’s Ready for the New Procurement?

    November 25, 2013

    Who’s Ready for the New Procurement?

    Who’s Ready for the New Procurement? The fact is, we are ALL ready. Procurement has made huge strides over the past decade, but we’ve hit a plateau. We need something... Read more

  • CPO 2019: A Five-Year Outlook (Part I)

    November 22, 2013

    CPO 2019: A Five-Year Outlook (Part I)

    The team here at CPO Rising is always particularly interested in the future of the spend management industry. It’s exciting to think of the new technologies, new solutions and new... Read more

  • The Virtual Factor

    November 20, 2013

    The Virtual Factor

    Publisher’s note: Since today’s topic is about virtual meetings, we’d like to take a minute to invite you to our own virtual meeting. In the age of globalization, geography becomes... Read more

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