Consultancy


A consultant is a professional who provides professional or expert advice in a particular area. The overall impact of a consultant is that clients have access to deeper levels of expertise than would be feasible for them to retain in-house, and may purchase only as much service from the outside consultant as desired.

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Modern day slavery survey - views from the procurement community

Date: Friday, August 04, 2017

One year on CIPS would like to understand what has changed and what further support procurement professionals need to comply with a law that not only affects businesses over this threshold, but smaller organisations too.

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Marginal improvement in service sector growth

Date: Thursday, August 03, 2017

Staff recruitment continued to gain traction, reaching its strongest pace since the start of 2016.

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Power firm receives global recognition for its procurement services

Date: Wednesday, August 02, 2017

UK Power Networks, which owns and operates the electricity networks in London, the East and South East, has received the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) Corporate Certification - Standard.

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A game changer - what do you know about game theory?

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

New CIPS Knowledge partners invite professionals to share their thoughts on game theory in return for knowledge and rewards

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PRGX Global and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply Announce New Release of CIPS Sustainability Index

Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Since September 2016, all CSI-rated suppliers have provided additional data to support newly- introduced theme reports.

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Passion for Procurement - Communicate the real value of procurement

Date:

Wednesday 11 October 2017

Venue:

Ferens Art Gallery

Address:

Hull

Fee:

Members - £21.00 per person
Non-members - £21.00 per person

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Buying services

Date:

Thursday 28 September 2017

Venue:

De Vere Devonport House

Address:

London

Fee:

Members - £450.00 per person
Non-members - £500.00 per person

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How to Buy Consultancy

Management consultants have a real and valuable role to play in disseminating ‘good practice’ and creating an effective business culture. Properly commissioned and...

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