If you are in this profession, you know it is progressing quickly. Process automation, artificial intelligence, robots, predictive analytics, P2P, etc.
In addition, over the last 30 years, we’ve made the shift from cost to total cost, from expediting purchases to commodity management and strategic sourcing, and from organizational procurement management to supply chain management.
But one thing has completely lacked, and in fact has not improved at all. This trait keeps us in the back office. It