Christmas can be stressful at the best of times
This year has been somewhat worse than others for Santa Claus, who has been experiencing extreme supply chain issues. With the elf strike continuing into December and an increase in children being nice, Santa has found himself with a supply chain that cannot fulfil the Christmas demands... read more
The growing importance of ethical solutions and a transparent supply chain.
With over 30 years’ experience in the procurement market, David Capperauld co-founded SP Sourcing nine years ago. SP Sourcing’s aim is to help companies improve the performance, efficiency and sustainability of their supply chain, without compromising on their ethical responsibility.
We caught up with David to discuss the growing importance of ethical solutions and a transparent supply chain... read more
Making the move into independent management consultancy.
After years of working for someone else, Jon Howell made the decision to go it alone as an independent management consultant in procurement and supply chain. Here he describes his experience.
Bold moves often bring the greatest rewards, and it doesn’t get much bolder than making the choice to go out on your own.
Even the most confident decision-maker can feel a twinge of self-doubt before making that leap into the unknown... read more
Introducing our new partners: Market Dojo, Provalido and Pagero
Having recently repositioned ourselves within the procurement market, we're excited to be making waves in a sector that is currently crying out for changes to its recruitment process.
According to Iain Mckenna, Sourcing Solved CEO, "as procurement is rapidly becoming more global, the technologies provided by our partners will become essential in any organisation’s arsenal, to ensure the smooth running of their procurement operations... read more
Congratulations to James Palmer, our winner for this quarter.
Congratulations to James Palmer, who has won a bottle of Arran 14 Year Old Single Malt in our quarterly draw. James is a big whisky fan and has even reviewed the Arran, should you be thinking of trying it yourself... read more
Nic Hutchins is Sourcing Solved's new Chairman of the Board.
In an exciting move for Sourcing Solved, CEO Iain McKenna has announced that Nic Hutchins, former MD of Xoomworks, has been appointed the position of Chairman of the Board.
With over 30 years’ experience in MD and NED roles, Nic’s passion for nurturing businesses in their time of growth has seen great success, developing companies such as Xoomworks and SAIC into the global businesses they are today... read more
Don't focus on cost - time is what matters when you're recruiting
I'm often surprised by how people perceive cost in the recruitment space – and how they'll rank it first in their decision making, even above other more important factors. Sure, we all like a bargain – but most of the time we know where to draw the line... read more