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David Noble: Ethics In The Profession

“I do believe the impact of our profession – we underestimate it…”

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David Noble, Group Chief Executive of The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), provides a fascinating insight into the profession from the point of view of the chartered body.

Addressing and shifting some paradigms about procurement first, David then goes on to speak about the importance of ethics and compliance and how licensing the profession helps professionals in their day-to-day roles.

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YOUR Big Ideas: Procurement Will Be Dead By 2030

Jonathan Betts from Science Warehouse makes a startling statement in his Big Ideas video.

Controversial? Jonathan doesn’t think so, as he reminds us that in the past 15 years we’ve seen successive waves of technology disruption.

Want to add your voice to the conversation? We want you to share your point of view and ideas with the community by creating a video no more than 60 seconds long. What’s your Big Idea?

YOUR Big Ideas: Big Data In Procurement

David Hulsen is co-founder of RFP365 – a dynamic software application that makes the entire RFP (request for proposal) process collaborative and streamlined.

 

David’s Big Idea for procurement is leveraging 21st century technology for vendor selection.

Blink and you’ll miss it as David’s video lasts a mere 39 seconds – happily conforming to our 1 minute challenge. It just shows you don’t need to agonise over a lengthy speech. Well done David!

Want to add your voice to the conversation? We want you to share your point of view and ideas with the community by creating a video no more than 60 seconds long. What’s your Big Idea?