Pivoting in the Pandemic: Solutions to Managing a Remote Workforce
This pandemic season has impacted everyone. While many have successfully pivoted into the new routines of the virtual work environment, many continue to tackle the impacts to business operations and impacts to our staff. Our expert panel discusses how they are managing the impacts to personnel, policy, process and stakeholder relations. As we refine our leadership approach, we learn how to better engage and build relationships with our peers, our staff, our customers, our suppliers...even our community. We share lessons learned, pitfalls, successes and future challenges.
Marcheta Gillespie, FNIGP, CPPO, CPPB, CPM, C.P.M, NIGP Consulting Program Manager, Sharita Bryant, CPPB, VCM, VCO, VCA - Procurement Management Account Executive, Dept of General Services, VA Commonwealth, Kate Rotella, CPPO - Purchasing Manager, Capitol Region Education Council, Brian R. Smith, NIGP-CPP, CPPO - Multnomah County Purchasing, OR, Brian P. Garrity, CPSM, CPPB, C.P.M., Director of Procurement Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District