Cloud computing: which are the benefits offered by the cloud to manage B2B procurement?

The use of cloud computing is growing very fast worldwide. This is what indicates a recent study by Gartner, the largest IT research firm. The study shows that 70% of organizations that use cloud services intend to further increase their investmen...

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5 skills to be a leader of the future in B2B Procurement

Nowadays, one of the biggest challenges for future leaders in procurement is the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution or Industry 4.0. In this new scenario, changes happen very quickly and are often unpredictable. For the supply chain, among the...

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10 reflections for supply chains in the future

Definitely, the previous year wasn’t for amateurs. Even businesses most prone to change had to adapt – resilience and innovation were the keywords – and several sectors were forced to transform themselves, supply chain included. With the gro...

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Operation engagement: how to lead procurement teams remotely

Even before covid-19 times, remote work was already a trend in the world, although in a feeble way. With the arrival of this pandemic, the home office trend skyrocketed and many businesses had to adapt to such new reality in a rush. For many peopl...

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4 supply chain trends for 2021

2020 was a year distinguished by the need of adaptation for everyone. In view of the limitations imposed by the pandemic, it was necessary to let go some old habits and create different ways of working, learning, meeting, exercising, and many othe...

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What is the BANI world and how can it affect your business?

Year 2020 showed us that uncertainties are the only certainties we have. It showed also that establishing goals and plans is good, but that things may not go as expected, or even happen at all. Year 2020 taught us a lot of things and, before our v...

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Digital Transformation isn’t an imposition; it’s cultural

“Digital Transformation” was probably one of the most read and heard terms in 2020. No wonder! In fact, after all the rules imposed to contain covid-19, people had to move away from their work environments – and interacting digitally b...

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The impact of digital transformation on procurement

Procurement processes have changed a lot in recent years, both in retail and in B2B commerce – operations are increasingly digitized and remote negotiations are taking a significant space in the market. In today’s post, Luiz Gastão Bolonhez,...

5 key steps to efficient risk management

In our time, a company without risk management can hardly survive in the marketplace. For those still unfamiliar with the term, Risk Management is a set of activities aimed at managing and controlling a company against potential threats. This goes...

Agile Methodology: what methods are used by Mercado Eletrônico in its processes?

When comes to project management and innovation, agile methodology is leading the trends. We have already addressed the matter a few times in this blog, but now let’s address it from the beginning. What is agile methodology after all? What a...