CPO Rising 2016: The Art and Science of Procurement

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In this highly regarded annual research report, Ardent Partners takes a look at the general competencies and capabilities of procurement organizations today, highlighting the management strategies and tactics that leading CPOs use to get the most out of their teams. Designed to help you understand industry best practices for improving operations and performance, it includes helpful benchmarks, analysis, and recommendations.

Drawing from discussions with 331 CPOs and other procurement executives, the report examines the capabilities of procurement organizations today in terms of both creativity and methodology, instinct and discipline. 

Because the report’s benchmarks are tracked year after year, you can use it to understand your organization’s performance over time and set goals that are both realistic and aspirational.