The Transition from Making Good Deals to Making Deals that Do Good

When buying goods and services, equipment for businesses and government, and on any construction and infrastructure projects, a social procurement approach is one that would take into consideration the interests of the community stakeholders. This approach includes: social, ecological, environmental and economic development. Best value is achieved when we balance value-based interests along with pricing … Read more

Luring Lemmings from the Ledge

Procurement Policies in the Public Sector Most people like to follow the rules. In many organizations, this could mean adhering to policies which lack current relevance to organizational and stakeholder needs.  Playing follow the leader without challenging the status quo. Changing direction requires a procurement policy leadership strategy. Image by: Mark Duffel  Procurement policies are … Read more