No anger, Anya McKenna…
I am a true believer that Procurement exists to save the world! ;-)
02.3 / The future of Procurement is NOW, Procurement is here to save the world!
Yeah, the title is a bit extreme… But it is kind of true…
and that Technology is a key enabler…
02.4 / The future of Procurement is NOW, digital mastery is key for Procurement’s survival!
by Bertrand Maltaverne
and should be much more used than it currently is!
I have an overall interest in technology because I believe you cannot avoid it an live in the past and that, overall, it can get the best of us, people.
How the internet is uniting the world
For the first time in history, the world shall speak for itself
But I am not too naive either…
I am just annoyed by people who, because they use technology, forget about the people we all are. As I wrote, technology must be seen as a way to nurture relationships (cooperation / collaboration /…) even more. And you are right, eAuctions are a great way to improve relationships when done correctly; which requires to forget about the technology and work on things like trust, commitment, transparency… (people stuff!)
Any chance to have the link to the study by University of West England you mentioned?