As a result, Procurement and IT professionals are working together more frequently. Working in collaboration, these professionals can overcome end user reluctance to change by creating and engaging cross-functional teams and utilizing needs assessments. Participants in this course can expect to become better equipped to manage technology and be able to:
- Examine technological trends and their impact and suitability for use in the procurement function.
- Use techniques for dealing with changing technology to overcome stakeholder hesitancy or reluctance.
- Employ skills to promote professional usage of current technology in support of the procurement function.