Supplier Management; A change of perspective

Supplier Management is a tricky business; you often have a complex array of commodities or services being provided by an selection of different companies. And just to make life just that little bit more difficult, it’s rare that each supplier acts in isolation. More often than not a part of what one supplier delivers (or not!) will

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SWOT templates to Help with your SWOT Analysis & Presentation

Get help with your SWOT Analysis approach: Here are a variety of SWOT templates which you can use to create your SWOT Presentation, and make your own SWOT. S.W.O.T. stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats. OK! NB – SWOT can also stand for a very unadventurous smart person, or a team of super-pumped commandos.

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How to look good at work (from a business rather than image perspective!)

We have been on some management courses over the last few months and having let the dust settle (thus avoiding the immediate post course evangelicalism which irks even the most tolerant mind) we have come to the conclusion that we have actually learnt a great deal and that it is relevant. And useful. And in some

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MOD award contract of up to £12million, with no ITT issued

Spend Matters recently reported this after a Freedom of Information request was submitted which has left a whole series of questions unanswered – such as why no tender, and what could be the justification for this? Now we here at BDUK have no political agenda, and perhaps surprisingly given some of our consultants procurement backgrounds,

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Solvency II is coming…..so quick, look busy.

Solvency II, Solvency 2, Solvency ii – seemingly three ways to type it, three pillars supporting it and at first glance it appears to be something to do with Insurance which Insurers and Re-insurers need to worry about, and the rest of us can relax.

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