An interesting new initiative undertaken by a successful Procurement executive recently caught our attention. Pivot Ops was created to help small and mid-sized businesses cope with the new pandemic reality of operating. As these critical businesses deal with risk, resiliency and safely operating their companies again, Pivot Ops provides a framework that can be utilized…

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Nick Lazzara recently wrote an article on LinkedIn about the unprecedented hiring opportunities that lie ahead as we enter uncharted waters with COVID-19. Despite limitations caused by a forced remote set-up for a majority of the global workforce, unique opportunities exist for employers to be proactive and better position themselves for the future. Read the…

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In this article, MRA’s own Nick Lazzara shares his thoughts on deploying a process commonly used in the tech world, “Agile Methodology”, in the procurement space and how to use this to your advantage in the procurement employment market. Read the entire post here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/agile-methodology-employability-procurement-nick-lazzara/

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Please read this article by Nick Lazzara on our team, who examines five different types of CPOs and their respective characteristics. Be warned: you may find yourself nodding along as you read, as it’s very likely that you know one of these CPOs! Read the entire post here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/5-types-cpo-nick-lazzara/

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In this article Naseem talks about the following: are you prepared for the future of work?  And if so, how are you going to train for a largely uncertain future ahead? Read the entire post here:  https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/prepared-future-work-naseem-malik-cpsm

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